Parking & Shuttles
If you plan to drive to Churchill Downs on Kentucky Derby and Oaks Days, you should be aware that all parking on-site at Churchill Downs is sold in advance and is reserved.
Off-site parking is available at these locations only a few blocks from Churchill Downs. NO RESERVATIONS NEEDED, PAY DAY OF EVENT:
- Papa John™s Cardinal Stadium parking: $20
- Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center parking: $8
Both parking locations listed above parking areas are within walking distance of the track. In addition, Miller Transportation offers round-trip shuttle service to and from Churchill Downs on Kentucky Derby and Oaks Days. Pick ups and drop offs begin at 7:30 a.m. and continue until 8:30 p.m. both days. Shuttle services are ADA accessible.
Round-trip shuttle prices vary by location:
- Shuttle from Papa John™s Cardinal Stadium: $15
- Shuttle from downtown Louisville: $20
- Shuttle from Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center: $15