Public Transportation

Pacelogo-(1).png  Pace Bus Regular Routes

Throughout the year, you can take Pace Bus Route 304 and Route 331 to Brookfield Zoo. The Pace bus service stops just outside the zoo’s South Gate. If you need detailed route information or door-to-door directions, visit or call the RTA Travel Line at 312-836-7000.

From Downtown Chicago and Western Suburbs

It's easy to get to Brookfield Zoo from downtown or the western suburbs via Metra's Burlington Northern Line. Exit at the Zoo Stop (Hollywood Station) and then walk two blocks northeast. To obtain a train schedule, call Metra at (312) 322-6777 or visit their Web site at