BMO Vancouver Marathon 2019 Road Closures and Route Map

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Vancouver’s only Marathon, the BMO Vancouver Marathon is one of the world’s top destination marathons, annually welcoming runners from 65+ countries! It’s coming up on Sunday, May 5, 2019, winding its way through the city on a spectacularly scenic course.

BMO Vancouver Marathon Seawall

BMO Vancouver Marathon

When: Sunday, May 5, 2019 8:30am
Where: Start Line: Queen Elizabeth Park Midlothian Avenue
Finish Line: West Pender St. between Bute St. & Thurlow St.

The BMO Vancouver Marathon is also home to the BC Marathon Championships in conjunction with BC Athletics. This world-class event annually sells out. There is also a Half Marathon8KM, and Kids Course. Don’t miss the finish line street festival from 8:30am to 3:30pm with entertainment, food, and more.

Route Map

Vancouver Marathon Map
Click here for large version of the course map »

Road Closures & Detours

Road closures will be in effect on Sunday, May 5, 2019 between 7:00am and 11:00am for the Half Marathon, 8:30am to 3:30pm for the Marathon, and 9:30am to 11:00am for the 8KM.

Race routes will impact traffic on Saturday, May 4, 2019, in Vancouver’s Riley Park, Coal Harbour and Downtown, and on Sunday, May 5, 2019 in Riley Park, South Cambie, Oakridge, Fairview, Kerrisdale, Dunbar, UBC, Point Grey, Kitsilano, West End, Coal Harbour, Chinatown, Yaletown, Cambie, False Creek and Downtown neighbourhoods. Please see the reverse side for detailed information.

Click here for a detailed PDF with road closure info for each neighbourhood »

NeighbourhoodRoad Detour Times
Cambie North5:00pm May 4 to 1:00pm May 5
False Creek / Chinatown / Yaletown6:45am to 8:45am
Cambie South6:30am to 9:30am
Kerrisdale / Dunbar8:00am to 11:00am
UBC8:00am to 11:00am
Point Grey / Kitsilano9:00am to 1:00pm
West End7:00am to 2:15pm
Stanley Park6:30am to 1:00pm
Coal Harbour12:00pm May 4 to 7:00pm May 5
Downtown Vancouver6:45am to 9:15am

BMO Vancouver Marathon
BMO Vancouver Marathon Photo by Matt Clark

Follow the BMO Vancouver Marathon on Facebook and Twitter for information about the expo, festival, and all of the runs and walks.

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  1. BettySaturday, May 4th, 2019 — 8:14pm PDT

    Hi…..why don’t you have the marathon in Stanley Park instead of tying up traffic thru out the city?? It is a real nuisance to deal with!!

    Betty Perverzov

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