The Kentucky Derby - Getting Started

What you need to know:

  • The Kentucky Derby will bring hundreds of thousands of visitors into the city, bringing with them the biggest demand for Uber and earnings of the year

  • Throughout all of race week you'll see a steady increase in demand. Expect the biggest demand to come Saturday May 7th starting at 8am and not end until the bars close at 4am




Getting started is easy:

  • Download the Uber partner app:

    • Android users search “Uber Partner” in the Google Play Store

    • iPhone users click this link:

  • Sign into the Uber Partner app using your email as your user name and the password you created when you started your Uber account

  • If you have not done so yet, you will be prompted to upload photos of your driver’s license, proof of insurance, and registration
  • Kentucky law requires you to display an Uber "U" in your windshield, you can print one here:

Pickups from Churchill Downs:

Need Help?

  • Having trouble uploading your documents, or have general questions about Uber? We've got you covered! Visit us in our office located at: 400 E Main Street Suite 104, Louisville, KY 40202