Visitor Accessibility

Disabled Concessionary Ticket Rates

  • Disabled & Carer tickets are available at a rate of £24.99 until 10th November 2019. From the 11th November to 5th February 2020, Disabled & Carer tickets will be available at a rate of £22.49. These tickets are now available online or at the gate upon arrival at the park (on a one to one ratio - one disabled individual to one carer). 

    Proof of disability is required in the form of a DLA, DWP or PIP letter, blue badge, or an original letter from a registered care home, nursing home or hospice. If a second carer is required (your documentation should support this) an additional ticket can be purchased for £12.99 until 10th November 2019 and for £12.49 from 11th November 2019 to 5th February 2020.

  • Please do not ask staff to make a judgement by any other means, this is unfair to staff and they will politely refuse to make any discrimination or judgement without official documentation. 

  • If you wish to discuss your upcoming trip or your form of identification, please contact us on 01525 290407. Special requests can not always be met, when made on the same day of your visit.

Woburn Safari Park has done everything possible to ensure we offer a fully accessible park to people with disabilities and wheelchairs users. We look forward to making your day as enjoyable as possible.

More information can be found on Central Bedfordshire Council's website by clicking here

Road Safari

Transport around the animal reserves is in your own car/minibus/coach. All vehicles take the same route and the drive takes approximately one hour. You can repeat the Road Safari route through the reserves as many times as you like during your visit.

More information from Central Bedfordshire Council on our disabled access in this area of the Park can be found here.

For more information on vehicle accessibility around the Park, please click here

Leisure activities and play areas

The majority of the Leisure Area is accessible by wheelchair although movement around the attractions can sometimes involve a steep gradient. See for location of any gradients on site. 

More information from Central Bedfordshire Council on our disabled access in this area of the Park can be found info here.

Great Woburn Railway

If you need assistance boarding the train, please ask the driver to help or to reserve the special wheelchair accessible carriage, should you need that facility.

Rainbow Landing Aviary

Wheelchairs are welcome in this attraction and staff are available in the reception area, to give advice before your enter the Aviary.

Safari Restaurant

All entrances allow disabled access and the food counter is also accessible. Some tables are available with movable seating to enable wheelchair access and staff are happy to assist with taking trays to tables.

More information from Central Bedfordshire Council on our disabled access in this area of the Park can be found here.

Junglies Gift Shop 

Most aisles are accessible by wheelchair. Staff are also happy to assist disabled visitors tour the shop on a 'one to one' basis wherever possible, helping them with their shopping.

More information from Central Bedfordshire Council on our disabled access in this area of the Park can be found here.

Keeper Talks and Demonstrations

Catch a full programme of animal talks and demonstrations throughout the day in the leisure area. These are open to the general public and there is no need to pre-book.

All keeper talks are accessible by wheelchair, with space available either at the back or at the sides of the tiered seating, depending on the talks. Please make yourself/your group known to a member of staff at the beginning of a demonstrations/keeper talks, in case of emergency evacuation. 

Walk-Through Animal Exhibits

Australian Walkabout has a specially designed route for wheelchair users. 'Monkey Business' and 'Land of the Lemurs' are also accessible by wheelchair.

Disabled Parking

Parking bays are provided for blue badge holders in the main Leisure Area car park.

Disabled Toilets

These are located at the main entrance to the park, in the Safari Restaurant, in the Mammoth Ark play area, outside the Animal Encounters area, in the main toilet block by Junglies gift shop and adjacent to the Badger Valley play area.

A radar key system is in place for the disabled toilets in the courtyard, please ask a member of staff in Junglies Gift Shop for the key, there will be a returnable £5 desposit for use. Or please feel free to use your own radar key, should you have one.

Changing facilities for larger children and adults are available in the first aid room, please ask staff in Junglies Gift Shop for a key and state your requirements. Unfortunately, there is no hoist equipment available for use.

First Aid

Please approach any member of Woburn staff who will immediately contact one of the qualified first aiders on site.

Hearing Loops

Hearing loops are fitted at till points throughout the Safari Park.

Assistance Dogs

No pets or dogs are permitted into the Safari Park and kennel facilities are not provided. Assistance dogs are only allowed to enter very limited areas of the Safari Park and may not enter the Road Safari or any animal enclosures in the Foot Safari. For more details of the Assistance Dogs policy click here

If you have any questions regarding accessibility in relation to an upcoming trip you're planning, please contact us on 01525 290407.