The Safari Shuttle to the Fort Worth Zoo is a Seasonal Service offered Memorial Day through Labor Day on Saturdays only. It leaves on the hour and half-hour from the FWTA Intermodal Transportation Center (ITC) station at 1001 Jones St., downtown Fort Worth.
Board the shuttle to the zoo at “Bus Bay A” at the ITC.
To return to the ITC, simply board the shuttle in the same area you exited at the zoo. Return trips from the zoo board every 30 minutes. See scheduled times below.
The nationally acclaimed Fort Worth Zoo has been ranked the No. 5 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.
|Route||First Trip||Last Trip|
|ITC to Zoo||9:30 AM||6:30 PM|
|Zoo to ITC||10:00 AM||7:00|
|Round-Trip Bus Day Pass||Cost|
Trinity Railway Express (TRE) passengers may ride the Safari Shuttle round-trip from the ITC at no extra charge with a same-day TRE Regional Pass or other valid regional transit pass.
Other zoo visitors also can catch the Safari Shuttle at the ITC with a round-trip Bus Day Pass costing $3.50 for adults, $1.75 for children ages 5 to 18 and for seniors age 65 and older.
Children under age 5 ride free with an adult. Fares may be loaded on the Go Pass app, or purchased at the FWTA’s Customer Kiosk inside the ITC from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. or when boarding the Safari Shuttle. Trolley and bus operators do not make change.