Transportation to and from the Marine Corps Marathon

Transportation to and from the Marine Corps Marathon
October 21, 2013, 6:45 pm
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Free shuttles and extended metro hours will be provided for runners and spectators on Sunday October 27 for the 38th Marine Corps Marathon.

 Metro rail service begins at 5 a.m. on race day.  MCM participants can access Runners Village by taking the Blue or Yellow line to the Pentagon Station. Runners will be directed to the baggage drop off station and to the Route 110 start line in Arlington, VA. A list of on-course Metro stations is listed below.

 Pentagon Blue/Yellow Runners Village/Start

Arlington Cemetery Blue Spectator Finish/Runner Post-Race Exit

Rosslyn Blue/Orange Finish Festival/Runner Post-Race Exit

Crystal City Blue/Yellow Miles 22-23/Crystal City Kids Festival

Smithsonian Blue/Orange MCM10K Start/Miles 18-19/National Mall

 The MCM10K start line is located on the National Mall near the Smithsonian Metro station on the Blue line.

 Free parking will be available in Crystal City at the corner of 23rd and Crystal Drive. Pre-race shuttles begin running at 5:30, taking passengers from the Crystal City parking area to Runners Village.  Post-race shuttles depart from the Finish Festival at the corner of Oak Street and Wilson Boulevard and return directly to the Crystal City parking area.

The taxi stand will be located near Family Link-up in the Finish Festival on the corner of 19th and Lynn Streets. Taxi service will be available throughout race day.

More information about the 38th MCM is available at www.marinemarathon.com