Date May 17, 2020
Race start 9:30 AM CEST
Start & finish Islands Brygge, DK-2300 Copenhagen
The course A flat round course through the heart of Copenhagen and Frederiksberg
Certifications IAAF Road Race Bronze Label

Register for the Copenhagen Marathon 2020

Entry fee

From Thursday, August 8, 2019 DKK 695,- (93 EUR)
From May 2, 2020 DKK 750,- (100 EUR)

All entrants who register before April 29, 2020, automatically gets their first name and nationality printed on the bib number.

Copenhagen Marathon 2020

On Sunday, May 17th, 2020, the 41th edition of the Copenhagen Marathon will be taking place. Following an amazing and unforgettable anniversary edition with participation of the biggest number of entrants in race history, the city of Copenhagen is ready to welcome runners to be a part of the next decade of marathon history.

Whether you want to relive the fantastic atmosphere or take on the challenge for the first time, prepare to experience a cool city unfold at your feet and around every next corner.


Extremely flat and spectator-friendly, the Copenhagen Marathon is a round course running through the very best of Copenhagen and Frederiksberg with start and finish at the harbour front of Islands Brygge.

Marathon på Islands Brygge

Feel the presence of history running through the old part of Copenhagen past Nyhavn (New Harbour), The old Stock Exchange "Børsen" and the parliament building Christiansborg. Take in the sizzling atmosphere while being cheered on by the amazing crowd at Dronning Louises Bro, and enjoy the good vibes in the hip Vesterbro-district.

More than 100,000 spectators will make sure you get all the support you need to get to all the way across the finish line. All the struggles, emotions, unpredictable moments and personal overcomings awaiting you once you take the first step onto your journey, will expand your world and your mind.


Copenhagen Marathon offers the perhaps world's best pacer services. Close to 60 pacers in 13 pace teams will be lining up with only one obejctive: To get you across the finish line in your dream time.

This ensures a good and safe marathon experience for runners at all levels, whether you are chasing a PB or just aiming to get through with a smile on your lips.

The 13 pace teams will target finishing times from 3 – 5 hours.

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Pictures speak louder than words. Indulge in last year's photos to get an idea of what is awaiting you.