A summer bus service which makes it possible for people to reach the Zoo by public transport from Derby and Nottingham has commenced. The X60 service delivered by operator notts+derby will run every Tuesday and Thursday until the 1st September, with the bus leaving Derby Bus Station at 9.25am and returning back at 6.10pm in the evening on those specific days. You can find the full timetable at Derby-Twycross-timetable.
For Nottingham residents all you would need to simply do is catch the Red Arrow bus service from Nottingham Victoria Bus Station to Derby. The service runs every 10 minutes and reaches Derby in 25 minutes. For more information view Notts-Derby bus service