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Here is the best way to reach the Tata Steel Zoological Park and spend your day exploring it!

The Tata Steel Zoological Park lies within the city of Jamshedpur in the East Indian State of Jharkhand. The Zoo is well connected by road with the main approach from Sakchi – Sonari road passing through Jubilee Park.

Jamshedpur, in the state of Jharkhand is an important industrial destination in India and is well connected to all the major towns and cities through Road, Rail and Air.

Jubilee Park, Sakchi, Jamshedpur, Jharkhand 831001
R57W+R9 Jamshedpur, Jharkhand

+91 9297953437 / 0657 2234600

Distances from Jamshedpur to State capitals having a major Zoo

  • Ranchi – 150 kms (Bhagwan Birsa Biological, Ormanjhi)
  • Kolkata – 295 kms (Zoological Garden, Kolkata)
  • Bhubaneswar – 394 kms (Nandankanan Biological Park, Barang)
  • Patna – 421 kms (Sanjay Gandhi Biological Park, Patna)
  • Raipur – 685 kms (Jungle Safari, New Raipur)

By Rail

You can reach the Tata Steel Zoological Park via rail by getting down at ‘Tatanagar’ an important railway junction on the south eastern Railway and is well connected to Ranchi and Barkakhana, Asansol on the Howrah-Delhi line.

The route traverses:

Purulia ,Adra, Gua ,Noamundi and Barajamda.
There are direct trains from/to all the major cities of India like Kolkata, Mumbai, Delhi, Chennai, Bangalore, Ranchi, Patna etc.

By Road

Being located in Jamshedpur, the Tata Steel Zoological Park is well connected by road with most of the major cities of India.

National Highway 32 connects Jamshedpur to Govindpur on NH 2 (Kolkata-Delhi) via Chandil, Chas and Dhanbad.

National Highway 33 connects Chandil to Barhi on NH 2 (Kolkata-Delhi) via Bundu, Ranchi, Ramgarh and Hazaribagh and also in the opposite direction to Baharagora on NH 6 (Kolkata- Western India) via Mahulia.

Regular bus services are available from Jamshedpur to Ranchi, Kolkata

By Air

Birsa Munda Airport (Ranchi Airport) is the nearest International Airport located 130 kms by road from the Zoo and has air connectivity with most of the important cities of India like Bengaluru, Chennai, Delhi, Hyderabad, Kolkata, Mumbai etc.

Jamshedpur airport can also be used for bringing in chartered planes but night landing facility is not available. Commercial flights operate in limited way. May like to check with the Airline companies for flight schedule to Jamshedpur.

Approachand Topography

The total zoo area is leased from the Government of Jharkhand to Tata Steel on which the Zoological Park is located.The area lies within the city of Jamshedpur and is well connected by road. The main approach is from Sakchi – Sonari road passing through Jubilee Park.

The boundaries of the Park are as under:-are as under

  • North
  • Swarn Rekha River
  • South
  • Jubilee Park
  • East
  • Civil Court, DC, SSP and Taxation office
  • West
  • JUSCO Park & Garden, Nursery

The area can be divided distinctly in two parts.

  • 1The flat and even area around the lake
  • 2Slopes and undulating area

The area gets flooded during the rainy season and slowly drains towards the river "SwarnRekha".

The topsoil of the zoo area is formed of laterite soil. The area has deposits of sand in places, otherwise mostly has alluvial soil, and loam to sandy loam.