Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend presented by Cigna®Register
Walt Disney World® Marathon64%
Half MarathonSold Out
Walt Disney World® 10KSold Out
Disney Family Fun Run 5KSold Out
Goofy's Race and a Half Challenge66%
Dopey ChallengeSold Out% Full
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Getting around is easy for Walt Disney World® Resort guests during the Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend. Buses will be indicated by Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend signs placed in the front windows and will run every 20 minutes from Walt Disney World® Resorts to the following events:
Disney's Health & Fitness Expo
- Wednesday, January 8, 10:30 a.m. – 7:30 p.m.
- Thursday, January 9, 8:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
- Friday, January 10, 8:30 a.m. – 6:30 p.m.
- Saturday, January 11, 9:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.
Click here for Disney's Health & Fitness Expo operating hours. Last buses will depart from the Expo 30 minutes after it closes.
Disney Family Fun Run 5K
- Thursday, January 9
runDisney Kids Races
Please use transportation to Disney's Health & Fitness Expo to reach the ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex.
Walt Disney World® 10K
Friday, January 10 | 4:30 a.m. – 6:00 a.m. and 7:00 – 9:00 a.m.
Walt Disney World® Half Marathon
- Saturday, January 11 | 3:00 a.m. – 4:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. – 10:30 a.m.
Walt Disney World® Marathon
- Sunday, January 12 | 3:00 a.m. – 4:00 a.m. and 7:00 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
Please note, Walt Disney World® Marathon Weekend Transportation is only provided to and from Walt Disney World® Resorts. If you are staying at a Resort on property, please check with your front desk for a pick-up location. Participants staying at a Walt Disney World® Resort are strongly encouraged to use the event transportation to all Marathon Weekend events.
Guests not staying at a Walt Disney World® Resort will need to provide their own transportation to race weekend activities. To book your stay at a Walt Disney World® Resort, please visit our Travel Details page.
Guests who do not stay at a host resort will need to provide their own transportation to weekend events. For participants driving to Epcot® on race morning, expect significant delays! Some roads begin to close as early as 11:00 p.m. on the evenings before the Half Marathon and Marathon. Therefore, please use directions below and plan to arrive no later than 4:00 a.m. You must be in your corral at the start line by 5:00 a.m. or you will not be allowed to start. Please note, it takes 20 minutes to walk from the Family Reunion area to the start line.
Please use the directions below. Directions from a GPS device or other sources will be inaccurate.
Directions to Epcot®
Take 1-4 to exit 64 (192 West) and follow the signs to Epcot®. Once you have arrived at the Epcot® auto plaza you will be directed where to park. On Saturday and Sunday from approximately 5:00 a.m. to 7:30 a.m., the main entrance to Epcot® from World Drive will be closed to all traffic. During this period, all traffic will be directed to the Magic Kingdom® Park Parking Lot and guests will be transported to Epcot® via Monorail.
Directions to ESPN Wide World of Sports Complex
Take 1-4 to exit 65 (Osceola Parkway West). Take a left onto Victory Way and park in the main lot. Proceed on foot to the main entrance.
All information is subject to change.
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