Bus Service to the Fort Worth Zoo

The Safari Express to the Fort Worth Zoo is a Seasonal Service offered daily during Spring Break and on Saturdays from Memorial Day through Labor Day. It leaves on the hour and every thirty minutes from the Trinity Metro’s Intermodal Transportation Center (ITC) station at 1001 Jones St., downtown Fort Worth.

Board the bus to the zoo at “Bus Bay A” at the ITC.

To return to the ITC, simply board the bus in the same area you exited at the zoo. Return trips from the zoo board every 30 minutes. See scheduled times below.

About the Fort Worth Zoo

The nationally acclaimed Fort Worth Zoo has been ranked the No. 4 zoo in the nation by USA Travel Guide and the No. 1 attraction in the DFW Metroplex by Zagat survey. The Fort Worth Zoo is home to more than 500 animal species and a world-famous reptile collection, housed in the Museum of Living Art (MOLA). The institution’s focus on education and conservation is second to none, enhancing the lives of more than 1 million visitors a year.

Fort Worth Zoo Website

Spring Break Boarding Times

Saturday March 10 through Sunday March 18, 2018; Every 30 minutes
Zoo hours are 10 AM to 5PM Monday through Friday and 10 AM to 6 PM Saturday and Sunday
RouteFirst TripLast Trip
ITC to Fort Worth Zoo Mon - Fri9:15 AM5:15 PM
ITC to Fort Worth Zoo Sat - Sun9:15 AM5:45 PM
Fort Worth Zoo to ITC Mon - Fri9:45 AM5:45 PM
Fort Worth Zoo to ITC Sat - Sun9:45 AM6:15 PM

Boarding Times (Saturdays Only)

All Saturdays between Memorial Day and Labor Day; Every 30 minutes
RouteFirst TripLast Trip
ITC to Fort Worth Zoo9:15 AM5:45 PM
Fort Worth Zoo to ITC9:45 AM6:15 PM

Safari Express Fares

Day PassCost
Adults$5
Youth 5-19$2.50
Seniors 65 and older$2.50
Children 4 and underNo Fare Required

Trinity Railway Express (TRE) passengers may ride the Safari Express round-trip from the ITC at no extra charge with a Local or Regional Multi-Ride Pass.

One way fare on the Safari Express is $2 for adults, and $1 for youth (ages 5-19), seniors 65+, persons with disabilities with ID and Medicare card holders.

No fare required for children 4 and under with an adult. Fares may be loaded on the Go Pass app, or purchased at the Trinity Metro’s Customer Kiosk inside the ITC from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. or when boarding the Safari Express. Bus operators do not make change.