The 2018 Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon will take place on August 18th. The event will be the 35th Reykjavik Marathon. The following timetable is subject to change.

Timetable in Laekjargata on August 18th 2018

  • 08:40 Marathon and Half Marathon
  • 09:35 10 km
  • 12:15 3 km Fun Run
  • 13:30 600 m Fun Run - start 1
  • 14:30 600 m Fun Run - start 2
  • 16:10 End of race timing

The time limit for the marathon is 7 hours and 30 minutes.

All distances in the Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon will start and finish in Laekjargata located in the center of Reykjavik, apart from the 600 m Fun Run that will finish on Skothúsvegur. Press here to see Laekjargata on a map and here how to get there by bus.

The information center will be in the big white school building by the start/finish (Menntaskólinn í Reykjavík). It will be open on race day from 7:30 to 16:10.


The Islandsbanki Reykjavik Marathon is organized by Reykjavik Sports Union, union of sports clubs in Reykjavik. Other events organized by the Reykjavik Sports Union are: Laugavegur Ultra Marathon in July, Suzuki Midnight Sun Run and Tour of Reykjavik in June, Reykjavik International Games in January and the Northern Lights Run in February.