Journey to the Engadin

On the way by train, car or coach

Detailed information on how to get to the Engadine can be found here

Rhaetian Railway

The entry fee includes a one-time arrival and return journey in 2nd class from Landquart / Chur into the Engadin. On the route Landquart-Chur the ticket is valid only in the trains of the Rhaetian Railway. You will receive the required personalized electronic ticket at the end of February along with the starting bib voucher by e-mail. Arrivals must be between 29th February and 8th March and return journey until 10th March 2020. For the Engadin Frauenlauf, you have to arrive between 26th February and 1st March and leave again until 3rd March 2020.

Road conditions

The following information sources will give you the latest information on traffic conditions, traffic jams, road conditions, condition on the passes and current construction sites. You can also check the current road conditions online at any time.

Online www.strassen.gr.ch
Radio SRF 1/2/3; RSR; RSI; RSO
Teletext SRF 1/2; TSR; TSI; Seiten 490–498
Telephone 163 Current traffic reports & road conditions 06:00 am - 09:00 pm
Info center TCS Geneva T 0900 57 12 34

Road condition information, a service of civil engineering office and canton police Graubünden. Any liability of any kind due to the messages is rejected. It is the signalization on site.

With the coach to the Engadin Skimarathon

Nüssli car travel

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Nüssli Coach tours brings you directly from the lowlands to the start in Maloja - no change, no luggage, no waiting. You can get in close to your front door and keep your luggage safely in the car all day.

 

Driving Route Winterthur-Zürich-Maloja S-chanf-Zürich-Winterthur
Departure approx. 03:00 am surroundings Winterthur
Ankunft about 07:00 am at the start in Maloja
Return journey approx. 4:00 pm (after arrival of the last runners) from S-chanf
Price per person CHF 77.00

Important: Please register as soon as possible, the seats are limited.

Registration deadline is Monday, February 9th, 2020. Registration is considered definitive after payment has been received.

On Thursday, March 5th, 2020, the exact collection points and departure times will be announced, so you can save yourself the long journey.

Doris and Edi Nüssli
Car travel transports truck repairs
Brauistrasse 5, 8308 Agasul
T +41 52 346 14 15

Sägesser Car

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Travel comfortably in a Sägesser-Car - get onto the car in the region, accommodate directly at your destination, and have good service! You take care of your starting bib- we organise the rest.

Route|Winterthur-Zürich-Maloja S-chanf-Zürich-Winterthur
07.15h Departure from Sissach

Prize per person|CHF 320.00

Prize incl. trip in a ****Sägesser bus, accommodation in the flab and four meals: Brunch and dinner on Saturday, breadfast and dinner on Sunday. Accommodation in dormitory with 24 beds. Sleeping bag required.

Registration deadline: 15. December 2019

Sägesser Reisen AG
Blumattstrasse 9
4451 Wintersingen
061 975 80 90

Arrival on race day

Engadin Skimarathon/Half Marathon

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With the Rhaetian Railway and the Engadin Bus to the start

 

Getting to the start is free for all participants of the Engadin Skimarathon / Half Marathon and Engadin Women's Race. For the transfer on race Sunday, the starting bib is valid on the trains of the Rhaetian Railway and in the buses of the Engadin Bus. The journey to Maloja (Engadin Skimarathon / Half Marathon) takes place from St. Moritz train station on the Engadin Bus.

Special timetable Rhaetian Railway and Engadin Bus at the start (will be published later)

regular schedule of the Rhaetian Railway

regular schedule of the Engadin Bus

For all other connection within Siwtzerland

Private car

Parking Sunday, March 8th, 2020

Access times Silvaplana, Surlej and S-chanf (parking fee CHF 10.00):

Place Access times
Surlej  05:30 am–07:30 am
Silvaplana Surfcenter  06:00 am–08:15 am
Silvaplana Parking open all day
S-chanf 05:20 am–02:00 pm (Saturday, 05:30 pm–07:00 pm)

Recommendation: Use the free parking in St. Moritz Islas (junction Olympic ski jump), bus shuttle service to Maloja 06:00am-08:10am. In S-chanf there are very few parking facilities available. The OC therefore asks all participants to start the return journey from the finish area by public transport. Parking and stopping along the street is prohibited.

Engadin Women's Race

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With the Rhaetian Railway and the Engadin Bus to the start

 

Getting to the start is free for all participants of the Engadin Skimarathon / Half Marathon and Engadin Women's Race. For the transfer on race Sunday, the starting bib is valid on the trains of the Rhaetian Railway and in the buses of the Engadin Bus. The journey to Maloja (Engadin Skimarathon / Half Marathon) takes place from St. Moritz train station on the Engadin Bus.

Special timetable Rhaetian Railway and Engadin Bus at the start (will be published later)

regular schedule of the Rhaetian Railway

regular schedule of the Engadin Bus

For all other connection within Siwtzerland

Parking

On race day there is no possibility to drive to the starting area by car. The free "Kiss & go zone" is located at the Aldi in Cho d'Punt. From there shuttle buses run to the start. Paid parking is available in the Samedan car park.

Engadin Night Race

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Passenger transportation

Participants can take the free bus transport to the start in Sils and back from the finish in Pontresina.

Before the race (departure times)

  • Pontresina train station:  04:45 / 05:15 / 05:45 pm
  • Pontresina Post: 04:45 / 05:15 / 05:45 pm
  • Pontresina Punt Ota Sur: 04:50 / 05:20 / 05:50 pm
  • Pontresina Schlossgarage: 04:50 / 05:20 / 05:50 pm
  • St. Moritz train station: from 05:00 pm every 15 minutes until 06:15 pm
  • St. Moritz Via San Gian: from 05:05 pm every 15 minutes until 06:20 pm
  • Silvaplana roundabout center: from 05:10 pm every 15 minutes until 06:20 pm

After the race (departure times)

  • From 08:15 pm every 15 minutes until 10:00 pm
  • From Pontresina train station to Celerina Punt Schlattain, St. Moritz train station, St. Moritz Via San Gian, Silvaplana roundabout center, Sils Maria Post

Parking

Parking facilities are available in St. Moritz-Bad (parking Signalbahn), in Sils (parking garage) and in Pontresina (train station). We recommend the journey by public transport.

Road closures

Based on Article 64 of the Roads Act (StrG) and Article 24 of the Road Ordinance (StrV), the following cantonal and municipal roads are closed to all traffic.

Saturday, February 29th 2020 (Engadin Women's Race)

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Location Road section Time
Samedan Access road Restaurant 21 from Flazbrücke (until March 1st at 1 pm) 4:00 pm – 12:00 am
La Punt Chamues-ch Via Chamuera und district road Curtins (until March 1st at 1 pm) 4:00  pm – 12:00 am

Sunday, March 1st 2020 (Engadin Women's Race)

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Location Road section Time
Samedan Access road Restaurant 21 from Flazbrücke (from Feb. 29th at 4 pm) 12:00 am–11:30 am
Bever Access road Isellas 8:00 am–11:30 am
La Punt Chamues-ch Via Chamuera und district road Curtins (from Feb. 29th at 4 pm) 12:00 am–1:00 pm
La Punt Chamues-ch Via Cumünela, Chesa Planta 9:00 am - 1:00 pm

Wednesday, March 4th 2020

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Place section of road Time
Sils Parking La Fainera Sport (until March 5th, 2020, 8:00 pm) 7:00 pm - 12:00 am 

Thursday, March 5th 2020 (Engadin Night Race)

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Place Section of Road Time
Sils Parking La Fainera Sport (from March 4th, 2020, 7:00 pm) 12:00 am – 8:00 pm
Sils Maria Access road Suot Ovas 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
St. Moritz Bad Access road Grand Hotel des Bains & Heilbad 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Friday, March 6th 2020

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Sunday, March 8th 2020 (Engadin Skimarathon)

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Location Road section Time
Maloja-Silvaplana Only transit traffic allowed. No parking in Maloja! 5:00 am – 9:30 am
Sils Sils Baselgia-Sils Maria 7:45 am – 10:45 am
Sils Maria Access road Suot Ovas 7:45 am – 10:30 am
Sils Maria Inn-Bridge Föglias 8:00 am – 10:30 am
St. Moritz Bad Access road Kempinski Grand Hotel des Bains and Medical Centre 7:30 am – 12:30 pm
Samedan Access road / Parking lot Muottas Muragl from the previous evening
4:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Bever Access road Isellas from the previous evening
10:00 pm – 2:00 pm
La Punt Chamues-ch Via Chamuera & District street Curtins from the previous evening
4:00 pm – 3:00 pm
La Punt Chamues-ch Via Cumünela, Chesa Planta 9:00 pm – 3:00 pm

The OC asks for understanding and thanks in advance for following the instructions of the law enforcement officers.