Krakow Marathon 2024

Are you coming to Krakow not only to drink Polish vodka but also to run? The Krakow Marathon has been an annual event since 2004, and if you haven’t been a part of it yet, this is a fantastic opportunity.

As you partake in the Krakow Marathon (also known as Cracovia Marathon), you get to run in the fantastic Old Town, but you also get to see other famous parts of Krakow. As a result, it is a perfect way to discover the city while burning calories and doing things you have never done before.

There are lots of cities worldwide with their own marathons, and if you feel like running even more after crossing the finish line in Krakow, why not register for the popular marathon distance in cities such as Budapest or Prague?

If you have never ran a marathon before, start preparing early. If you have little or no practice, consult a coach or someone with experience who can help you prepare in the most reasonable way. It is important to use wisdom during the preparation to avoid injuries and to take small steps that will make you able to run the full marathon in the end.

Krakow Marathon 2024

Date: April 21

Would you like to live at a central location in Krakow as you come to the city? You will save a lot of time and energy if you live at a good place. To help you, we have added a map below where you can see both hotels and apartments close to the main market square in Krakow. You can also see examples of prices which makes it easier for you to find a hotel suitable for your requirements and budget.


Are you worried about running a full marathon? There are other distances available for those who feel like running, but not the distance of a full marathon. There are also other running competitions at other times in Krakow. You can read more about other running competitions and events in Krakow in our events calendar.

The evening before the Krakow Marathon another popular is arranged named the Krakow Night Run 10k. This is a fantastic race where you can see the beautiful Krakow by night with start and finish at the Main Market Square in Krakow.

Krakow Marathon 2015

Krakow marathonThe Cracovia Marathon will be held again in Krakow in April 2015 and this will be the 14th time that the marathon will take place in the city.

The Cracovia Marathon is one of the highlights in the city and each year thousands of people attends this special event in Krakow. This year the Cracovia Marathon will be held on 19th April in 2015. The marathon leads through the most beautiful spots in the city which starts in the historical centre in Krakow at the Main Square. The participants are required to finish the marathon within 6 hours. The Cracovia Marathon starts at 9 in the morning at the Main Square of Krakow and finishes at 3 in the afternoon so the participants will have six hours to complete the marathon. Hydration and food stations will be placed every 5 kilometres and on each table there will be still mineral water, cups, chocolate, fruits and sugar available for everyone who takes part in the run. To take part in the Cravovia Marathon you need to fill the application and pay the entrance fee until 18th April 2015 the latest.

The Cracovia Marathon will take place in Krakow on 19th April 2015.

If you want to know more on the race please visit the official site for more useful information.