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Taxi Services

ZTrip (formerly Yellow Cab) is the Official Taxicab of Churchill Downs and your local choice for a convenient and surge FREE ride to and from the racetrack.


  • Guests utilizing ZTrip (formerly Yellow Cab) should use the Churchill Downs auto-court in front of the Barbaro Statue by the Kentucky Derby Museum.
  • This is accessible via Central Ave. for both pickup and drop-off race days.

Guest Drop-Offs & Ride Sharing Services (Uber, Lyft, Etc.):

  • Please use the designated guest drop-off location next to our Blue Lot off of Kentucky Derby Drive and Thornberry Avenue.
  • This area may be accessed from Thornberry Ave. for both pickup and drop-off race days.
  • Our Blue Lot has 16 numbered stalls for rideshare providers to wait for guests. No waiting is permitted in the VIP Gate auto-court.

Bus and Shuttle Parking:

  • Bus and shuttle parking will be available in the Pink Lot on race days utilizing the Thornberry Ave. entrance.
  • Reserved bus and shuttle parking must be arranged in advance by contacting the Churchill Downs ticket office.
Limousine Service

Xtreme Transportation, the preferred Limousine service of Churchill Downs, is one of the largest providers of private and executive transportation in the Louisville, Kentucky/Southern Indiana area. Xtreme Transportation has a wide range of vehicles to meet your needs, large and small, from Sedans to SUV's, Vans, Limousines and Buses. Xtreme Transportation is a proud member of the National Limousine Association and the Kentucky Limousine Association, and was voted Kentuckiana's #1 chauffeured transportation provider the last three years running. Let us serve you today!

Contact for information and pricing, or call directly at (812) 246-2235. For more information please visit Xtreme Transportation.

Travel to Churchill Downs with Sentient Jet, the Preferred Private Aviation Partner of Churchill Downs. For over 15 years, Sentient Jet has perfected the jet card model, making it a sophisticated, flexible alternative to other private aviation providers. We invite you to experience the Sentient Jet Card program with an exclusive offer for attendees of the Kentucky Derby.

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