Switzerland Marathon - Is One in Your Future?

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Switzerland Marathon - Is One in Your Future?

Known for its breathtaking scenic views and the mountainous high cliffs of the Swiss Alps, Switzerland has no shortage of organized marathons. The cleanest air lets runners get their lungs full making their way around the countryside and major city centers. 

Scenery that is something out of this world, runners try their hand at half marathons such as the Aletsch Glacier, which takes runners to new highs, literally 2650 meters above sea level.

Or push themselves beyond the limits with ultra marathons such as the Gielersee Ultra-Marathon. Most marathons are conducted for fund raising, so runner’s have a cause that drives them forward. From spring to fall you can find marathon enthusiasts training and running for their personal best all across the nation. With so many amazing things to see and do, is a Switzerland Marathon in your future?

Switzerland Marathon 2019 - Which One Will Inspire You?

If a flat and fast course is what inspires you, then inspiration will be in abundance at the Swisscitymarathon - Lucerne. See all the great sites of the city while racing with other participants from around the globe. It is an excellent event for a newbie marathoner or someone trying to break their personal best. 

Or if you would rather see mountainous views and steep cliffs while traveling along a hilly terrain, then look no further than the Jungfrau Marathon. Over 3,500 runners from 35 different countries typically make the trek to Interlaken to run this Switzerland Marathon 2019 event!

If your New Year's Resolution is to compete in a marathon, then commit to the Neuhahrsmarathon Zurich. Racers begin just as the new year it set to ring in at midnight, and run well into the next year! Whatever it is that inspires you to run, you can find it with one of the many marathons in Switzerland. So, what are you waiting for? Start training today!

Register now! SwissCityMarathon - Lucerne

SwissCityMarathon - Lucerne

Switzerland, Lucerne

27 Oct, 2019

Good to Know


The official currency of Switzerland is the Swiss franc


To travel to Switzerland you will not need a visa. You required, however, to have a passport that is valid for a minimum of 90 days post-departure date


If you want to rent a car in Switzerland you have to be a minimum of 20-years-old, and have had your license for more than one year


Since some vaccines are either required or recommended when traveling to Switzerland, make an appointment to ensure your shots are up to date


The best time to travel to Switzerland is really any time of year

Things To Think About


If you want to see other attractions when visiting, map your itinerary ahead of time so you don't miss out!


Is there a participation limit for the event you want to race in? Consider registering ahead of time just in case!


How long will it take to be marathon ready? Allow yourself enough time to train!


Making your way around Switzerland via public transportation is simple if you plan ahead!


Since several languages are spoken in Switzerland, consider finding a good translation app and carrying it at all times

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What runners are saying about Switzerland Marathon - Is One in Your Future?

Doron de Wolf

Doron de Wolf

SwissCityMarathon - Lucerne, Reviewed 30 October, 2018

This was my first marathon and I have no idea of how other marathons are, except passing the London Marathon a few times when I lived there. The marathon in Luzern was very well organised, although ...