Best time to go to Munich

Munich Marathon 2024

Run one of the most scenic European marathons, see major sights, and feel the goosebumps at the finish near the Olympic Stadium

Dates: October 13, 2024

Munich Marathon
Munich Marathon
Munich Marathon

Munich is a beautiful city, and there is no better chance to discover it than running through its most prominent landmarks together with thousands of long-distance runners, being cheered by the crowds. The marathon follows the 1972 Olympic race course, with a start in Coubertinplatz in Olympic Park Munich and a finish at the Olympic Stadium. The marathon course goes through the Old Town and loops through the Englischer Garten.

There is also a half-marathon and a special fun run. "Trachtenlauf" or a costume run is one of the most popular events among the locals. The idea is that participants dress up in their national costumes and run 4km before enjoying a traditional Bavarian Weißwurst breakfast. You'll see plenty of kilts, kimonos, and of course a vast variety of Bavarian costumes.

Find hotels and airbnbs near Munich Marathon (Map)

Last updated: