Getting Here

The Queens Zoo is located on 53-51 111th Street in Flushing Meadows Corona Park, Queens, New York. No parking is available at the zoo itself; however, there is some limited parking in the area such as public parking lots and street parking .

CURRENT ARRIVAL INFORMATION DUE TO CONSTRUCTION ON 111TH STREET MUNICIPAL PARKING LOT:

  • GETTING TO ZOO ENTRANCE
    • Enter via park path on 111th Street, between 49th and 50th Avenues (south of NYSCI and north of Terrace on the Park)
    • Enter park near the “Playground for all Children”. (Corona Ave & 111th Street)
  • Parking in the area will be limited, but here are some suggestions…

Mass Transit

Subway
Take the #7 train to 111th Street. Walk south to Park. Bear right through the Hall of Science parking lot to the Zoo.

Buses
Take the Q58 to Corona Ave. Walk east to 111th St. Bear left and follow pedestrian walkway to the Zoo.

By Car

From Manhattan
Take the Midtown Tunnel to L.I.E. East to 108th St. exit. Make a left onto 108th St., then a right on 52nd Ave., and a right on 111th St. Proceed to parking lot between 54th and 55th Avenues.

From Long Island
Take the L.I.E. West to 108th St. exit. Make a right onto 108th St., then a right on 52nd Ave., and a right on 111th St. Proceed to parking lot between 54th and 55th Avenues.

From Triboro Bridge
Take the Grand Central Pkwy East to L.I.E./Midtown Tunnel exit. Make the first right off exit ramp, then proceed one block to light. Make a right on 111th St. and proceed to parking lot between 54th and 55th Avenues.

From Connecticut, Westchester and the Bronx
Take the Whitestone Bridge to Whitestone Expwy to Grand Central Pkwy East. Take L.I.E./Midtown Tunnel exit. Make the first right off exit ramp, then proceed one block to light. Make a right on 111th St. and proceed to parking lot between 54th and 55th Avenues.

From Brooklyn

Take the B.Q.E. to L.I.E. East to 108th St. exit. Make a left onto 108th St., then a right on 52nd Ave., and a right on 111th St. Proceed to parking lot between 54th and 55th Avenues.

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