*there are currently long term roadworks on the A338 travelling into Bournemouth (Southbound) which will still be in place at the time of the event.  Please allow yourself plenty of extra travel time as you plan your journey for the event.

BMF Transport Options

Runners and Specators can purchase a BMF bus ticket to allow easy travel to and from the start and finish areas. Click here for more information.


It is in your best interests to get the earliest bus possible as this will reduce crowding and waiting time.

Click here for a breakdown of the local public services which serve the Bournemouth area on Saturday.

Click here to view the public transport options for getting to the Sunday start and finish areas.

BMF Road Closures Information 2018

For details of all road closures and parking restrictions over the Bournemouth Marathon Festival weekend on 6th & 7th October, click here.
Want more information about road closures around event day? Sign up to our road closures mailing list here.