Miami International Marathon

From: Miami Festivals and Events 2016-2017

See also: Miami BeachCoconut Grove

Miami International Marathon
The Miami International Marathon attracts local and international runners and takes full advantage of the superb setting of this beautiful city.

Covering a distance of some 26 miles and 385 yards, the race begins at American Airlines Arena and finishes with huge cheers at Bayfront Park. During the race athletes are taken close to areas such as Biscayne Bay, Coconut Grove and Miami Beach during this visually pleasing yet nonetheless grueling marathon.

There is also a half marathon and 5k run taking place opening up the whole event to a wide range of age groups and abilities.

Date Of Miami Marathon
The Miami Marathon takes place annually in January each year.

The marathon takes place within the city of Miami, starting at the American Airlines Arena, which is approximately 7 miles east of Miami International Arena and not far from the MacArthur Causeway that leads to Miami Beach.

Travel Guide
Bayfront Park and American Airlines Arena are both within a few hundred meters of each other and are easily accessible. You can travel by bus to Biscayne BD@NE 6 Street (3, 93, 95, 103 and 119). Alternatively you can also travel by light rail to College/Bayside Station which is close to Miami College and serves the MMI Inner Loop and MMO Brickell Loop and is only a short distance away from the start and finish lines .