15 Oct 2021 - 18 Oct 2021

Dresden -- Dresden Marathon
Trip duration
15 Oct 2021
18 Oct 2021
17 Oct 2021
15 Sep 2021

The race
Dresden Marathon slide
Dresden Marathon slide
Dresden Marathon slide
Dresden Marathon slide

The marathon in Dresden is one of the most famous and enjoyable marathons in Germany. The route takes you along the rich history of the city and the Elbe river. The familiar atmosphere surrounding this event makes a weekend in Dresden an unforgettable experience. Besides the marathon you can also choose to run the Dresden Half Marathon and the 10 km. A fantastic challenge in Eastern Germany!

Registration Dresden Marathon 2021

Globalrunning offers you a package with a guaranteed runner’s bib and accommodation. Furthermore, we offer the possibility that family members or friends can travel with you as companions and together you can enjoy this event.

Take a look at our packages. We ensure that during your stay in Dresden everything is arranged down to the last detail so that the athlete can fully devote himself or herself to the run. Whether individually or with a running group, with us you run around the world!

Book now directly and secure your entry with guaranteed participation!

  • Flights can be added upon request
  • We would be glad to put together a tailor made running trip for you

Part of a running group? Then we would be pleased to offer you a personalized package with group discount! Contact us for the options

Event details

Sunday, 17 October 2021
Start time
Start location
Devrientstraße 10, 01067 Dresden, Germany
Finish location
Devrientstraße 10, 01067 Dresden, Germany
Expo location
Ostra-Ufer 2, 01067 Dresden, Germany

In the International Congress Centre. Opening hours are: Friday 15:00-19:00, Saturday 10:00-18:00, Sunday 08:00-16:00

Time limit
Average 10-12 degrees at the start of the event

The route takes you through the pub-filled New Town (one of Europe's largest Gründerzeit-style districts), over the Waldschlößchen Bridge to the Grand Garden, and back to the historic city centre full of famous sights.

Pasta party

At the International Congress Centre on Saturday from 12:00 to 18:00.


The map below shows the locations of the start & finish, our hotels of choice and the expo location. Underneath the map, there are two buttons which show the course and elevation maps of the event.

  • Trip schedule

    Wilkommen in Dresden! You arrived in Dresden today on your own transport and are at the start of a special running trip! After checking in at the hotel, you will have plenty of time to explore the city or catch up on the journey to the east of Germany.

    After the daily breakfast buffet, today you will have plenty of time to explore Dresden's special history. A city where you will be reminded of the consequences of the Second World War and the division between East and West Germany. In addition, you should pick up the bib number today at the marathon expo in the International Congress Center. Here you can also join the pasta party as an option!

    The big day! After breakfast you go to the start of the 10km, half marathon or full marathon. In an international field of participants you can enjoy the intimate atmosphere that surrounds this event after the starting shot. After reaching the finish you will receive a beautiful medal as a memento of this performance.

    The end of the running trip. After breakfast you can check out at the hotel. Afterwards you have the choice to start the journey home immediately, or to take a moment to visit Dresden for the last time. We hope that in addition to a medal, you will also have a nice experience.

  • Transport

    We do not offer transport for this arrangement by default. However, we do offer the option to book flights with us. Prices will vary if you choose to make use of our service.

  • Accomodation
    Hotel ibis Dresden Zentrum
    € 221,00 per person

    Located in the lively and cosy shopping street Prager Straße, the Hotel Ibis Dresden Zentrum has, as its name suggests, a central location in Dresden. From here, the main train station and the entire inner city of this beautiful city in the east of Germany are within walking distance. The location in the Altstadt, the old town, also ensures that you can easily reach the main attractions, such as the Zwinger Palace complex and the Frauenkirche. 

    The rooms at the Ibis Dresden Zentrum are classically furnished. The bathroom has a shower, and you can park on site for a fee. The continental breakfast buffet is available from 06:00, so that you are well prepared for the start of the Dresden Marathon, Half Marathon or 10 km. This start and finish location is only 25 minutes from the hotel by tram. All in all, the Ibis Dresden Zentrum will help you to enjoy a fantastic marathon weekend in Dresden without any worries!

  • About Dresden

    The city of Dresden has an eventful history, which will be remembered when you visit this city in the east of Germany. The sights in the city tell the story of the Second World War and the GDR era. Therefore, the unique city of Dresden will definitely leave an unforgettable impression! Furthermore, the beautiful surroundings of the city in the federal state of Saxony are definitely worth a visit. The architecture in the city is beautiful and impressive. Let Dresden surprise you!

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Wednesday 15 September

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score: 9 / 10 Marcel st Nicolaas
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