Budapest International Marathon

29 September 2019

Start Time : 10:00 a.m.
Number of Places : 6000

The Budapest Marathon is enjoyed by thousands of runners including relay teams of 3 or 5, many of whom come from abroad. Great crowd support can be expected, creating an amazing atmosphere.

Budapest Marathon Route
The race begins in Heroes Square in the City Park. Runners then head down Andrassy Avenue, over the famous 'Chain bridge', and southwards along the embankments of the Danube. At the 10K mark the route crosses the Petofi Bridge onto the east bank. From there runners race northwards to Margaret Bridge and on to Margaret's Island and over Arpad Bridge to the west bank once more where they quickly reach the half way point

The last 13 miles. The route loops round, heading south along the west bank until runners again reach the Petofi Bridge. Back on the east bank, the race directs runners northwards to Kossuth Square. From there athletes are pointed eastwards past Nyugati Square, Allatkert Promenade and Heroes Square. Finally, runners pass along Paal Laszlo Street and onto Olof Palme Promenade where the reach the finish line and end of their fantastic journey.

Budapest Marathon Entry
* Individual Entry : € 70 (until 23 Apr), € 75 (until 24 Jun), € 80 (until 12 Aug), € 90 (until 23 Sep), € 100 (on site, 26 - 29 Sep)
* Registration Deadline : 23 September

Contact Details
Contact : Attila Szoo
Address : Budapest Marathon Organisation, 1138 Budapest Vaci ut 152-156, Hungary
Tel. : +36 1 220 8211
Email :
Website :

Further Information
* Cut-off Time : Runners will be expected to finish within 5:30 hours.