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Paris Marathon
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This unique race is now one of the world's biggest marathons. Hosting a field of 60,000 runners, and no less than 145 nationalities, this is a truly global race. Featuring landmarks such as the Champs Elysees and Bois de Boulogne, runners will traverse some of the cities most famous avenues on their hunt to conquer this epic milestone.
Paris Marathon 2025
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Sun, 13 Apr 2025
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Paris, France
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Where and when
36 Av. des Champs-Élysées, 75008 Paris, France
Start times
Sunday, 13 Apr 2025
Paris Marathon 2025: 8:00 am
Event summary
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Paris Marathon 2025

Route information
The Paris Marathon is considered one of the most beautiful running courses in the world.
The race starts on the Champs-Elysées, firstly heading toward the Place de la Concorde, then past the Tuileries Garden and the Louvre. The tour continues past the Place de la Bastille and through Paris' largest park - Bois de Vincennes. Participants make their way back into the city, along the Seine River, winding through Bois de Boulogne before emerging on Avenue Foch towards the finish line, a stone's throw away from the Arc de Triomphe.
This event is famous for incredible spectator support and an amazing atmosphere (including musical groups on course).
Total distance: 42.195km
Total elevation gain: 269m
What's included
  • Access to the Marathon Village
  • Training for various abilities
  • Finisher's T-Shirt & backpack
  • Medal
How to get there
36 Av. des Champs-Élysées, 75008 Paris, France
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The start line is located at Avenue des Champs-Elysees. Nearest stations are
  • Charles de Gaulle – Étoile station: RER A and metro lines 1, 2 and 6
  • Porte Dauphine: RER C and metro line 2
  • Franklin D. Roosevelt: metro lines 1 and 9
Event day logistics
Please ensure you arrive at the start line with plenty of time spare, and check your starting time. Bring the bare minimum with you, and pay attention to any announcements made over the PA system.
Starting Area
There are 10 different starting waves based on category & expected finishing time. Please ensure you are positioned in the correct starting area on race day. This information will be communicated with you before race day in your race pack.
Refreshment Stations
There are 8 stations along the course, serving snacks and drinks to fuel you to the finish line. There will also be toilets near each station.
Is there a baggage drop?
Yes, you can leave baggage at the facilities provided on Foch Avenue, and pick them up on presentation of your race bib.
Are there any toilets long the route?
You'll find plenty of toilets near the 8 refreshment station on route.
Can I get a refund if I can't run the race?
Yes, but only if you signed up for cancellation insurance when you registered.
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