Start Times 

9h - Porto Marathon - 42k

9h - Family Race - 10k

9h - Fun Race - 6k

Expo Marathon

Expo Marathon  is the place where you can get your race kit and catch up with the latest news in lifestyle, sport, health and nutrition with up to 100 national and international exhibitors.


Centro de Congressos da Alfandega do Porto


November 4th and 5th, between 10h and 19h

Please note: Race numbers which are not picked-up during the Expo Marathon-opening hours will expire without refund. There will be NO other possibility to pick them up!

We are looking forward to welcoming more than 15,000 participants and visitors at the Expo Marathon.
The entrance is free for all visitors!

Pasta Party

November 5th - 12 am to 5 pm

On November 5th, at the Expo Marathon, the Porto Marathon team will organize a pasta meal specially cooked for athletes.

This rich in carbohydrates meal will give you the extra "fuel" needed for the marathon day!

Price with the race entry for all participants - bought on the oficial web page - 4€
Price on site for all participants - 4€

Price for public on site - 7€

Children under 5 years free
6 to 12 years - 3 €

Fado concert

This year, due to restrictions caused by the Covid-19 Security Plan, which was approved by the Unidade de Saúde Pública do Porto and the Direção-Geral da Saúde, there will be no Fado Concert.

Start groups


E - Elite Runners

Sub E - Marathon - Less than 3h00m (men) and 3h15m (women)*
*Only for the Sub E runners - must send a copy of the recent finishing times (diploma or link) to until october 18th.

Group A - Less than 3h15m

Group B - Between 3h15 and 3h45m

Group C - More of 3h45m

Family Race 10K

E - Elite Runners

Sub E - Family Race - Less than 0h40m (men) and 0h45m (women)*
*Only for the Sub E runners - must send a copy of the recent finishing times (diploma or link) to until october 18th.

Group A - Less than 50m

Group B - Between 50m and 60m

Group C - More of 60m

Fun Race 6K



First runner

Last runner




For runers who aim for a given time, Porto Marathon is offering you the chance to stick with the pace of an experienced runner. These pacemakers will run with an easily visible baloon/flag attached to them and they will run the marathon to their defined finish time. 3:00, 3:15, 3:30, 3:45, 4:00, 4:15, 4:30 and 4:45.


Porto Marathon will prepare a big and comfortable space, near the finish line, where Marathon and Family Race athletes can leave their luggage.
All luggage must be identified with the race number.
The organization will not store lose item’s, all the participants belongings must be inside a bag.

Changing tents will be available in the finish scene.

Refreshement Points

• 5km – Water Vitalis

• 10km – Water Vitalis + Cereal Bar

• 15km – Water Vitalis + Dry fruit bar

• 20km – Water Vitalis + fruit bar + Powerade + WC

• 25km – Water Vitalis + fruit bag + Powerade + WC

• 30km – Water Vitalis + fruit bar + Powerade + Barre de cereais + Banane + WC

• 35km – Water Vitalis + fruit bag + Powerade + Dry fruit bar + Banane + WC

• 40km – Water Vitalis + Dry fruit bar + Cereal Bar + Banane + WC

Recovery Point

Next to the finish line will be created a special tent for recovery. All participants in the Marathon - 42k can have acess to this point.

Entries Fee


  • Until June 31 - 50,00€
  • Until August 31 - 60,00€
  • Until September 30 - 70,00€
  • Until November 1 - 80,00€
  • Last minute at Expo - 100,00€

Family Race 10k

  • Until August 31 - 12,00€
  • Until September 30 - 13,00€
  • Until November 1 - 14,00€
  • Last minute at Expo - 20,00€

Fun Race 6k

  • Until September 30 - 6,00€
  • Until November 1 - 7,00€
  • Last minute at Expo - 10,00€

VIP marathon

  • November 1 - € 125.00

With your VIP membership will have the following advantages:

  • Dorsal Sub-Elite
  • Start in the First Line
  • Park in the Arrival area
  • Access to VIP area
  • Wardrobe in the VIP area
  • Lunch in the VIP area
  • SMS Results


  • Until November 1 – 25,00€

*Only available for “VIP marathon” entries.

Join the "VIP Marathon" subscription with the extra "Supporter" and you can have your family or friends in the VIP Lounge waiting for your arrival.
This extra allows the following advantages:

  • VIP Lounge
  • Catering in the VIP Lounge

Children under the age of 12 can enter the VIP Lounge free of charge since they are accompanied by an adult. You may be asked to present an identification document at the entrance.

Bank details – Organização de Eventos Desportivos Lda

Bank: Caixa Geral de Depósitos
Agency: Monte dos Burgos
NIB: 003505020069983203008
IBAN: PT50 0035 0502 00699832030 08
BIC SWIFT: CGDIPTPL has available the Complaints Book in digital format.

To access the Complaints Book online click here

Livro de Reclamações On-line