Marathon Tour and Travel and Entry Info



Exploring the seven continents one stride at a time


Do you love the sport of running and the adventure of travel? Marathon Tours & Travel can help you combine those passions for a truly unforgettable life experience.
Founded in 1979, Boston-based Marathon Tours & Travel is a full-service travel agency specializing in providing group travel specials and packages to runners and their friends for travel to the world's most spectacular destination marathons and half marathons on all seven continents. Running vacations are great for the entire family. The company founded the Seven Continents Club, the VIP travel club for runners.
The official travel agency for the Boston Marathon as well as the creator and organizer of the Antarctica Marathon & Half Marathon, Marathon Tours is one of the world's premiere companies specializing in travel to running events. A travel partner you can trust, our founder and president has been selected as the world's foremost authority on travel for runners by Conde Nast Traveler magazine for nine consecutive years.

We can assist you with all of your travel needs including flights, hotel, sightseeing and more so that you can thoroughly enjoy your adventure and marathon or half-marathon. We also can assist you with race entry to many of the most sought after international events even after online registration has closed. We also offer individually-customized itineraries in addition to our standard package tours and trip extensions.


Please visit our Events Calendar page for links to travel and event information to over 40 of the world's most prestigious and exotic marathons and events including this Fall the London Royal Parks Half MarathonDublin Marathon, Athens Marathon,  Great Wall Marathon,  Havana Marathon and Half Marathon and more. Have you ever dreamed of a New Zealand Holiday? Consider a trip to the Queenstown Marathon with only a few entries remaining.


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Travel News Bulletins




BANK OF AMERICA CHICAGO MARATHON - Discounted hotels still available. Click HERE for details.



September 25, 2016 - A limited number of additional entries are now available.  Learn more here.



November 13, 2016 - Run the original run in the footsteps of Pheidippides from the small village of Marathon to the thriving metroplis of Athens. There is also a 10K and 5K. Click here for compete details.



November 20, 2016

We are offering a special package for the Cuban events on November 20, 2016.  Registration is now open to reserve your spot. Click here for the booking form.


The Abbott World Marathon Majors is a series of six of the largest and most renowned marathons in the world:

Tokyo Marathon, Boston Marathon,Virgin Money London Marathon, BMW BERLIN-MARATHON, Bank of America Chicago Marathon and TCS New York City Marathon.  Click on the individual marathon name for more information on our packages.


Visit our EVENTS CALENDER for a complete listing of 2016 and 2017 packages.


Marathon Tours & Travel is a founding member of T.O.U.R.S.