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Coventry Half Marathon

Ends: 28 April 2024

Last updated: 26 April 2024

What’s happening?

The Coventry Half Marathon will take place on Sunday 28 April 2024 with the race starting at 9am from Gosford Street. The finish line will be outside the Cathedral with the last runners expected to cross the line at around 12:45pm.

Around the city, there will be a number of road closures from 4am until 3pm. Some road closures will be lifted sooner and when safe to do so.

You can find an interactive map of this year's route on the Run For All website.

Road closures

Facilitating the event will require a number of road closures which are set to be in place between 4am and 3pm.

Moreover, there will be parking suspensions from Saturday 27th April (6pm) until Sunday 28th April (1pm) to help in the safe running of the event.

To view the full list of road closures, please click here.


A number of city centre bus routes will be disrupted.

You can check the latest bus disruptions and diversions on our Disruptions webpage.

Stagecoach X17 will start/terminate at the train station until 1pm

Birmingham New Street Station rail work disruption

If you're heading to Coventry by train for the event, please be aware that Birmingham New Street station will reopen on Sunday 28th April at 10am following an overnight closure for maintenance work of the overhead lines.

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Travel tips

You will still be able to get to where you need to go, but consider the following:

Could you change the time of your journey?. Avoid travelling during peak times wherever possible. Plan ahead, check timetables or apps and leave more time for your journey as services will be busier.
Plan ahead and leave more time for your journey. If you travel, you’ll need more time for your journey to take account of changes and diversions.