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Crocodiles of the World
Burford Road
Brize Norton
OX18 3NX
United Kingdom

01993 846353

Opening Times

Open daily: 10am – 4pm

Closed Christmas Day.


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              How to Find Us


              We are located just a few minutes off the A40, between Witney and Burford along Burford Road. Just follow the brown signs!

              Parking is FREE for visitors to the zoo and there is restricted disabled parking by the main entrance. You can also access your car at any point during your visit.


              Directions from Oxford/London

              1. Head west onto M40
              2. At junction 8, exit onto A40 toward Oxford/Cheltenham
              3. Go through 3 roundabouts
              4. Take the B4477 exit toward Carterton/Minster Lovell/Brize Norton
              5. Turn left onto Brize Norton Road/B4477
              6. At the roundabout, take the 2nd exit onto B4477
              7. Turn right onto Burford Road
              8. Arrive at Crocodiles of the World, Burford Road, Brize Norton, Oxfordshire OX18 3NX



              Directions from Gloucester/Bristol

              1. Head northeast on M5
              2. At junction 11A, take the A417 exit to Cirencester
              3. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto the A417 ramp to A46/A40/Oxford/Stroud/Cirencester
              4. At the roundabout, take the 1st exit onto A436
              5. Go through 2 roundabouts
              6. Turn right onto A40
              7. Go through 2 roundabouts
              8. Turn right onto Burford Road
              9. Arrive at Crocodiles of the World, Burford Road, Brize Norton, Oxfordshire OX18 3NX




              Crocodiles of the World has ample car parking, which is available free of charge. If the main car park is full, there is overflow parking behind the zoo, just follow the arrows top right of the car park. There is a disabled parking bay near the zoo’s main entrance. If you are bringing a coach or other large vehicle to the zoo, please call ahead on 01993 846353.



              Notice to drivers

              We politely ask all visitors travelling to and from Crocodiles of the World to watch their speed on the local rural roads as a respectful gesture to residents and to keep the local roads safe. We wish you a pleasant and safe journey.



              Travelling by train

              The nearest railway main stations to Crocodiles of the World are Oxford and Swindon.
              The nearest local railway stations are: Charlbury (regular service) and Finstock (limited number of local services) and Long Hanborough.
              The zoo is located just 8 or 12 miles away from either railway station respectively. The approximate taxi cost from Finstock is £15 for a single journey and the journey time is 20 minutes.



              Travelling by bus

              The Park is difficult to access via public transport.  The nearest bus stop is 0.7 miles away on Monahan Way, so there would be a 15 minute walk from there to the Park. There is no footpath along Burford Road so we advise you take extra care when attempting to walk down it as it is a fast road.
              In order to get off at this stop you will need to get the Stagecoach S2 bus from Oxford to Carterton. Alternatively if this bus is not running You can also get the Stagecoach S1 From Oxford to Carterton. The closest bus stop is outside Jaggers Bar, Stanmore Crescent. This is situated about 1.3 miles away, so will require a 30 minute walk to us.



              Last Admissions are 4pm so please allow travelling time to get to us in order to avoid disappointment.
              If you have any other transport queries please feel free to send an email to or contact a member of our visitor team on 01993 846353.