Journey & map
Upper Engadin lays in the South side of the Alps at 1,800 meters above sea-level. Thanks to the Romanish language, the close proximity to Italy and the majority of German-speaking population, three regional cultures join together to grant Engadin St. Moritz its unique charm. The highest mountains in the East Alps are located in Upper Engadin, in which the only one over 4,000 m, Piz Bernina (4,049 m above sea-level) peaks.
Detailed information about traveling here is available at:
The starting fee includes to and from 2nd class train transportation as of Landquart/Chur to St. Moritz train station and Pontresina train station*. The ticket is valid for the Landquart-Chur route only in Rhaetian Railway trains. The required personalized electronical spcial ticket will be sent by e-mail together with the starting bib voucher. The journey to the Engadin needs to take part betweeen 3 March and 11 March 2018 (Women's Race between 1 March and 4 March 2018), return journey no later than 13 March 2018 (Women's Race 6 March 2018).
On the race day the starting bib authorizes all participants for a journey to the start in Maloja (Women's Race to Samedan), as well as from the finish S-chanf Marathon and/or finish Pontresina to St. Moritz/Pontresina (2nd class ticket) with Rhaetian Railway.
Special train schedule RhB for the 50th Engadin Skimarathon and 19th Women's Race
The regular train schedule is available at:
*except Engadin Night Race
On the morning of the Engadin Skimarathon the Engadin bus will bring you from St. Moritz at the start to Maloja, and after the race from St. Moritz back to Silvaplana, Sils, or Maloja. Please display your starting bib.
The transport of the participants at the Engadin Night Race to the start in Sils and from the finish in Pontresina back to St. Moritz will be ensured.
The regular bus schedule is available at:
Parking Sunday, 11 March 2018
Access hours to parking in Silvaplana, Surlej and S-chanf, Sunday, 11 March 2018 (parking fee CHF 10.00):
|Surlej (green parking sign)||05:30 am to 07:30 am|
|Silvaplana Surfcenter (red parking sign)||06:00 am to 08:15 am|
|Silvaplana public parking||open 24 hours|
|S-chanf||05:20 am to 02:00 pm (Saturday, 05:30 to 07:00 pm)|
Recommendation: Use the car park St. Moritz Islas, which is free of charge (branch-off to Olympic ski jump). Shuttle bus from 06:00 am to 08:10 am.
Only very limited parking available in S-chanf! The OC asks all participants to plan the return trip by public transport. It is prohibited to park or stop along the main street.
Access to Maloja (start):
Private coaches with more than 16 passengers will be directed straight to the post office in Maloja. They must vacate the post office area as soon as their passengers have left the bus. There are no parking facilities available in Maloja.
Access to S-chanf (finish area):
Access to the finish area is only granted with the appropriate access permit. Since the parking situation is being reorganized, the car companies are requested to register in advance at the marathon office: email@example.com or +41 81 850 55 55.
According to article 64 of the road traffic law and article 24 ff. of the executing regulation of the road traffic law the following cantonal and communal communication roads will be blocked for any kind of traffic:
Sunday, 4 March 2018 (Women's Race)
|Samedan: Connecting road/bridge to Restaurant P21(from the evening before)||04:00 pm to 11:30 am|
|Bever: Connecting road to Isellas||08:00 am to 11:30 am|
|La Punt Chamues-ch: Via Chamuera und Quartierstrasse Curtins (from the evening before)||04:00 pm - 01:00 pm|
|La Punt Chamues-ch: Via Cumünela, Haus Planta||09:00 am to 01:00 pm|
Wednesday, 7 March 2018
|Sils: Parking La Fainera Sport (until 9 March 2017 08:00 pm)||07:00 pm - 12:00 pm|
Thursday, 8 March 2018 (Engadin Night Race)
|Sils: Parking La Fainera Sport (as of 8 March 2017 07:00 pm)||00:00 am - 08:00 pm|
|Sils Maria: Connecting road Suot Ovas||06:30 pm to 07:30 pm|
|St. Moritz-Bad: Connecting road Kempinski Grand Hotel des Bains and Medical Therapy Centre||07:00 pm to 09:00 pm|
Friday, 9 March 2018 (Night Sprint Race)
|St. Moritz-Bad: Connecting road Medical Therapy Centre||04:00 pm - 08:00 pm|
|Open access for emergencies only over Kempinski Grand Hotel des Bains.|
Sunday, 11 March 2018 (Engadin Skimarathon)
|Maloja - Silvaplana: only transit traffic is allowed. No parking available in Maloja!||05:00 am - 09.30 am|
|Sils: Sils Baselgia - Sils Maria||07:45 am to 10:15 am|
|Sils Maria: Connecting road to Suot Ovas||07:45 am to 10:15 am|
|Sils Maria: Bridge Föglias||08:00 am to 10:15 am|
|St. Moritz-Bad: Connecting road Kempinski Grand Hotel des Bains and Medical Therapy Centre||07:30 am to 12:30 pm|
|Samedan: Connecting road/Parking Muottas Muragl (from the evening before)||04:00 pm - 03:00 pm|
|Bever: Connecting road to Isellas (from the evening before)||10:00 pm to 02:00 pm|
|La Punt Chamues-ch: Via Chamuera und Quartierstrasse Curtins (from the evening before)||04:00 pm to 03:00 pm|
|La Punt Chamues-ch: Via Cumünela, Haus Planta||09:00 am to 03:00 pm|
The Organisational Committee thanks you for your understanding and for respecting the instructions of the security staff.