23 Oct 2020 - 26 Oct 2020

Dublin -- Dublin Marathon
Trip duration
23 Oct 2020
26 Oct 2020
25 Oct 2020
07 Feb 2021

The race
Dublin Marathon slide
Dublin Marathon slide
Dublin Marathon slide
Dublin Marathon slide

The KBC Dublin Marathon is one of the most popular marathons in the world, often selling out within days. This is not surprising, considering that the challenging but beautiful course and breathtaking atmosphere is a fantastic mix for a wonderful running experience in Ireland. The weather conditions for running here in October are generally ideal since it ensures a pleasant run. With many green areas and the start and finish close to the city centre, the Dublin Marathon has been a highly respected event on the running calendar for years!

Registration Dublin 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 Dublin 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, 25 October 2020
Start time
Start location
25 Fitzwilliam Pl, Dublin, Ireland
Finish location
1 Merrion Square E, Dublin, Ireland
Expo location
Lowell House, Herbert Ave, Merrion Rd, Ballsbridge, Dublin, D04 T0A4, Ireland
Time limit
12-14 degrees

The Dublin Marathon has a mainly flat course. The marathon starts and finishes near the city centre. The conditions and circumstances are ideal for a marathon.

Medal and Marathon Jacket

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

    You will go on your own to the Tinity City Hotel. After checking in at the hotel, you will have plenty of time to explore the city. For example, visit the historic Kilmainham Goal Museum or take one of over 60 sightseeing tours and excursions around the city.

    You will have to pick up the bib number today during the Expo. The rest of the day you are free to explore the city further. For example, visit the Irish Whiskey Museum or wander through the National Botanic Gardens.

    The day of the marathon! At 09.00 the starting shot will sound. You have 7 hours to cross the finish line, but because this course is relatively flat, it is an excellent opportunity to improve your personal time. The route will take you past beautiful sights and through the historic streets. This way you can experience the authentic Dublin during the race.

    The day after the marathon. Today you can fill in according to your own opinion. Rest or take the opportunity to explore this historic city. You have to go to the airport on your own. We wish you a safe journey home and hopefully you have another medal richer.

  • 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
    Trinity City Hotel
    € 575,00 per person

    The chic 4-star Trinity City Hotel is located right in the centre of Dublin, making it a perfect location for runners and supporters to explore Dublin city. The location offers easy access to the city's main attractions, including the Temple Bar and the famous Grafton Street shopping area. You can reach the start and finish of the marathon within 15 minutes on foot or by public transport. There is a tram, bus and train station near the hotel, which can quickly take you to any part of Dublin.

    The large stylish rooms at Trinity City Hotel are decorated in rich colours. Each room has a private bathroom with bath and/or shower and free toiletries. There is also a flat-screen TV, a laptop safe and a tea/coffee maker. The room amenities include a comfortable bed, which makes for a pleasant stay and gives you the opportunity to have a quiet night before the race. The daily breakfast buffet provides you with all the nourishment you need for the start of your marathon. This makes it an excellent choice for your stay at the Dublin Marathon. 

  • About Dublin

    Dublin can be considered a complete package when it comes to destinations for an interesting city trip. Its history is deeply rooted in the city and is displayed in beautiful museums. The typical and unmistakable Irish culture is proudly promoted, and indeed you will not be able to avoid finding yourself in an Irish pub in the evening while enjoying folk music. The city's distilleries, Jameson and Guinness, offer an amusing insight into the brewing process of the distinctive whisky and stout that come from here. Enjoy the lively Dublin!

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Sunday 07 February

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