Situated by the Falls of the Ohio River, Louisville is the largest city in the state of Kentucky. With its Southern charm and rich legacy in bourbon and whiskey distilling, it certainly lives up to its name of “Bourbon City”. Louisville is also a sports-fan favourite being the hometown of Muhammad Ali, the Kentucky Derby, and the Louisville Slugger. The riverfront city boasts iconic buildings of different architectural styles, a wide selection of popular museums, and traditional smokehouses with mouthwatering southern cuisine.
You can get from Louisville airport to downtown Louisville by taxi or private shuttle, or bus. An airport taxi transfer is the quickest method of transportation from Louisville airport to downtown, with the ride costing $19.55 (€20) and taking about 10 minutes in typical traffic. You can also take a bus for about 30 minutes to cover the route’s distance at only $1.75 (€1.80) per traveller.Welcome Pickups offers meet and greet services and a friendly introduction to Louisville at the same price as a regular taxi. Click here to see the cost.