“Marathon Mania” Airport Parking and Hotels (APH) Highlights World’s Top Marathons

marathonWith Marathon season mid-sprint and London successfully crossing the finish line, this leaves thousands of pavement pounders searching for their next challenge. Therefore, Airport Parking and Hotels (APH) has put together a guide highlighting the most popular and unique marathons around the globe

COUNTRY CITY NAME MARATHON DATE ENTRY FEE STIPULATIONS
Antarctica Union Glacier Antarctic Ice Marathon Date

  • November 2016

Time

  • Time N/A
  • £7,766 (€10,800)
Entry Fee does not cover:

  • Commercial flights to and from Punta Arenas
  • Transfers to and from Punta Arenas airport (except for Antarctic flight)
  • Meals and accommodation in Punta Arenas
  • Personal equipment and clothing
  • Expenses incurred in Punta Arenas due to delays
  • Any excess baggage costs over confirmed baggage allowance
Australia Yulara Australian Outback Marathon Date

  • 25 July 2015

Time

  • 7:45AM
  • Price ranges from £640 to £1,640 depending on package selected
  • Runners must finish the marathon in eight or less
Brazil Rio De Janeiro Maratona Caixa da Cidade do Rio de Janeiro Date

  • 26 July 2015

Time

  • N/A
  • N/A
  • N/A
Chile Torres del Paine National Park Patagonian International Marathon Date

  • 26 September 2015

Time

  • 10:00AM
Sign Up Between 1 May – 30 June 2015:

  • £79 (€110)

Sign Up Between 1 July – 5 August 2015:

  • £90 (€125)

Last Minute Registration:

  • £90 (€125)
  • Every runner is required to carry their own water hydration system

 

China Tianjin The Great Wall Marathon Date

  • 16 May 2015

Time

  • Time N/A
Great Wall Marathon 7 Day Package:

  • £777 (€1,080)
  • Runners must finish the marathon in 8 hours or less
  • Runners are required to purchase a tour package in order to register for the marathon
France Paris Schneider Electric Marathon de Paris Date

  • 3 April 2016

Time

  • Time N/A
  • £71 (€99) – £78 (€109)
  • A medical certificate stating no contra-indication to athletics, running, or triathlon in competition is mandatory. It must be dated less than a year before the marathon
France Pauillac Marathon du Médoc Date

  • 12 September 2015

Time

  • 9:30AM
  • £60 (€83)

 

Further Packages Include:

Initiation Pack:

  • Bib and Mille Pates Dinner
  • £88 (€122)

Pleasure Pack:

  • Bib and Walk & Lunch
  • £88 (€122)

Prestige Pack:

  • Bib, Mille Plates and Walk & Lunch
  • £119 (€166)

Festive Pack:

  • Bib and Patacaisses Dinner
  • £73 (€101)
  • Medical certificate must be provided by the end of May 2015
  • A locker room is available free of charge at the Start/Finish area
Germany Berlin BMW Berlin Marathon Date27 September 2015Time

  • Wheelchairs: 8:20AM
  • Hand Cyclists: 8:28AM
  • Runners: 8:45AM
  • £70 (€98)
  • Runners must finish the marathon in 6:15 hours or less
Greece Athens Athens Classic Marathon Date

  • 8 November 2015

Time

  • 9:00AM
  • £72 (€100)
  • Runners must finish the marathon in 8:30 hours or less
Italy Rome Maratona di Roma Date

  • 3 April 2016

Time

  • N/A
  • N/A
  • Failure to provide a valid health certificate form will result in exclusion from the marathon
Japan Tokyo Tokyo Marathon Date

  • February 2016

Time

  • N/A
  • N/A
  • N/A
Netherlands Amsterdam TCS Amsterdam Marathon Date

  • 18 October 2015

Time

  • 9:30AM
  • £50 (€70)
  • Runners must finish the marathon in 6 hours or less
New Zealand Auckland ASB Auckland Marathon Date

  • 1 November 2015

Time

  • 6:00AM
Early Entry Fee (Received by 5:00pm 17 September 2015):

  • £77 ($150)

Late Entry Fee (Received by 5:00pm 26 October 2015 – unless sold out prior):

  • £88 ($170)

Registration Venue Entry Fee (Received by 5:00pm 31 October 2015 – unless sold out prior):

  • £100 ($195)
  • Prices shown are in New Zealand Dollars
Peru Cusco Inca Trail Marathon Date

  • 10 June 2015
  • 6 August 2015

Time

  • N/A
  • £2,000 ($2,995)
  • Runners are required to purchase a tour package in order to register for the marathon
South Africa Limpopo The Big Five Marathon Date

  • 20 June 2015

Time

  • 9:00AM
Big Five Marathon 6 Day Package:

  • £989 (€1,375)

Big Five Marathon 8 Day Package:

  • £1,312 (€1,825)
  • Nordic walking and trekking poles are not allowed
Sweden Stockholm Stockholm Marathon Date

  • 30 May 2015

Time

Group 1:

  • 12:00PM

Group 2:

  • 12:10PM
  • £80 (€112)
  • Runners must finish the marathon in 6 hours or less
Tanzania Moshi Kilimanjaro Marathon Date

  • 28 February 2016

Time

  • 6:30AM
  • £40 ($60)

 

  • Runners must finish the marathon in 6 hours or less
UK London Virgin Money London Marathon Date

  • 26 April 2015

Time

Wheelchair Marathon for Men & Women – Blue:

  • 9:00AM

IPC Athletics Marathon World Cup – Blue:

  • 9:05AM

The Virgin Money London Marathon Elite Women – Blue:

  • 9:20AM

The Virgin Money London Marathon Elite Men, British Athletics, England Athletics Championship for Men & Women – Blue:

  • 10:10AM

The Virgin Money London Marathon Mass start – Blue, Green and Red:

  • 10:10
  • £100
  • N/A
USA Boston Boston Marathon Date

  • TBC

Time

  • N/A
  • N/A
  • Registration starts in Fall 2015
California Big Sur International Marathon Date

  • 24 April 2016

Time

  • N/A
  • N/A
  • N/A
Hawaii Honolulu Marathon Date

  • 13 December 2015

Time

  • 5:00AM
  • £154 ($230)
  • N/A
New York TCS New York City Marathon Date

  • 1 November 2015

Time

Wheelchairs and Achilles Hand cycle Category and Select Athletes with Disabilities:

  • 8:30AM and 8:55AM

Start Time Staggered From:

  • 9:10AM to 10:55AM
  • £232 ($347)

Extra Charges:

Processing Fee:

  • £7 ($11)
  • N/A

*Prices correct as of May 2015

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