Run around Europe

Launched in 2016, Run around Europe is our largest map in terms of distance. To complete this epic journey you will need to pass through 30 countries and 130 towns and cities to the finish line in Paris.

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Milestones

Spain 1,319km

A storied country of stone castles, snow-capped mountains, vast monuments, and sophisticated cities, all of which have made it a favoured travel destination.

Lisbon 2,447km

The stunning capital city of Portugal, and one of the most charismatic and vibrant cities in Western Europe. A city that effortlessly blends traditional heritage, with striking modernism and liberal thinking, offering a rich and varied history, lively nightlife and a glorious year round climate.

Rome 5,810km

One of the world's great cities to visit. Filled with antiquities, wonderful historic sites, lovely old neighbourhoods and great restaurants, it's also a fantastic walking city. The running scene has been improving.

Greece 8,627km

With ancient sun-bleached ruins piercing blue skies, the balmy Aegean lapping an endless coastline and a culture alive with passionate music, wonderful cuisine and thrill-seeking activities, Greece is the 13th country on your journey.

Bulgaria 10,000km

Remarkable for its variety of scenery, its rugged mountains and relaxing Black Sea resorts. Bulgaria claims a mix of Eastern and Western cultures, and the mingling is evident in its cuisine, its architecture, and its religious heritage.

Sweden 13,985km

a Scandinavian nation with thousands of coastal islands and inland lakes, along with vast boreal forests and glaciated mountains.

Randers 16,018km

Denmark's only natural river harbour and 6th largest city, Randers is situated on the banks of the River Guden (Gudena), about 10 km above its mouth in Randers Fjord, and 179 km west-northwest of Copenhagen.

Paris 17,390km

France's capital and the finish line of your journey. A global centre for art, fashion, gastronomy and culture, its 19th-century cityscape is crisscrossed by wide boulevards and the River Seine. Beyond historic landmarks headlined by the Eiffel Tower, the city is known for its cafe culture and designer boutiques.

The Journey

From To Distance KM Cumulative KMs
Calais Abbeville 111 111
Abbeville Rouen 104 215
Rouen Caen 131 346
Caen Rennes 183 529
Rennes Nantes 113 642
Nantes Rochefort 167 809
Rochefort Bordeaux 152 961
Bordeaux Morcenx 112 1073
Morcenx Biarritz 95 1168
Biarritz Bilbao 151 1319
Bilbao Santillana del Mar 123 1442
Santillana del Mar Gijon 153 1595
Gijon Ribadeo 134 1729
Ribadeo Lugo 91 1820
Lugo Ourense 95 1915
Ourense Ponte de Lima 121 2036
Ponte de Lima Porto 86 2122
Porto Coimbra 120 2242
Coimbra Lisbon 205 2447
Lisbon Sines 165 2612
Sines Albufeira 146 2758
Albufeira Huelva 139 2897
Huelva Seville 93 2990
Seville Jerez 91 3081
Jerez Gibraltar 112 3193
Gibraltar Malaga 137 3330
Malaga Roquetas de Mar 188 3518
Roquetas de Mar Puerto Lumbreras 151 3669
Puerto Lumbreras Alicante 161 3830
Alicante Valencia 165 3995
Valencia Peniscola 145 4140
Peniscola Tarragona 131 4271
Tarragona Barcelona 100 4371
Barcelona Girona 99 4470
Girona Perpignan 96 4566
Perpignan Montpellier 154 4720
Montpellier Arles 78 4798
Arles Marseille 88 4886
Marseille Les Arcs 111 4997
Les Arcs Monte Carlo 106 5103
Monte Carlo Genoa 180 5283
Genoa La Spezia 95 5378
La Spezia Florence 153 5531
Florence Orvieto 159 5690
Orvieto Rome 120 5810
Rome Pescara 206 6016
Pescara Civitanova Marche 116 6132
Civitanova Marche San Marino 155 6287
San Marino Bologna 128 6415
Bologna Venice 151 6566
Venice Tolmin 182 6748
Tolmin Bled 75 6823
Bled Ljubljana 52 6875
Ljubljana Zagreb 143 7018
Zagreb Senj 163 7181
Senj Zadar 138 7319
Zadar Split 142 7461
Split Tomislavgrad 94 7555
Tomislavgrad Sarajevo 145 7700
Sarajevo Foca 78 7778
Foca Niksic 109 7887
Niksic Kotor 95 7982
Kotor Shkoder 107 8089
Shkoder Tirana 100 8189
Tirana Lushnje 84 8273
Lushnje Vlore 81 8354
Vlore Sarande 122 8476
Sarande Preveza 151 8627
Preveza Patras 166 8793
Patras Athens 211 9004
Athens Marathon 42 9046
Marathon Lamia 202 9248
Lamia Larissa 111 9359
Larissa Thessaloniki 152 9511
Thessaloniki Kavardarci 158 9669
Kavardarci Skopje 95 9764
Skopje Vranje 92 9856
Vranje Sofia 166 10022
Sofia Plovdiv 145 10167
Plovdiv Sliven 177 10344
Sliven Burgas 116 10460
Burgas Varna 115 10575
Varna Razgrad 128 10703
Razgrad Bucharest 140 10843
Bucharest Buzau 108 10951
Buzau Cahul 190 11141
Cahul Chisinau 168 11309
Chisinau Balta 142 11451
Balta Uman 137 11588
Uman Kiev 208 11796
Kiev Naroulia 209 12005
Naroulia Babruysk 179 12184
Babruysk Minsk 145 12329
Minsk Vilnius 187 12516
Vilnius Panevezys 138 12654
Panevezys Riga 153 12807
Riga Salacgriva 104 12911
Salacgriva Parnu 79 12990
Parnu Tallinn 127 13117
Tallinn Helsinki 0 13117
Helsinki Tampere 178 13295
Tampere Vaasa 240 13535
Vaasa Kokkola 121 13656
Kokkola Oulu 199 13855
Oulu Haparanda 130 13985
Haparanda Pitea 174 14159
Pitea Umea 213 14372
Umea Ornskoldsvik 110 14482
Ornskoldsvik Sundsvall 155 14637
Sundsvall Gavle 210 14847
Gavle Stockholm 175 15022
Stockholm Orebro 202 15224
Orebro Karlstad 109 15333
Karlstad Orje 134 15467
Orje Oslo 88 15555
Oslo Sandefjord 122 15677
Sandefjord Kristiansand 203 15880
Kristiansand Hirtshals 0 15880
Hirtshals Randers 138 16018
Randers Kolding 128 16146
Kolding Hamburg 242 16388
Hamburg Bremen 127 16515
Bremen Meppen 129 16644
Meppen Zwolle 96 16740
Zwolle Amsterdam 111 16851
Amsterdam Dordrecht 91 16942
Dordrecht Brussels 128 17070
Brussels Mons 76 17146
Mons Saint Quentin 90 17236
Saint Quentin FINISH - Paris 154 17390

Did you know?

  • Europe is the second smallest continent in the world but comes right after Asia and Africa in terms of population. Despite its relatively small size, Europe is home to the largest country in the world. Russia is so big, in fact, that it takes up forty percent of Europe’s land area.
  • The Czech Republic is the most beer-drinking country per capita.
  • There are more UNESCO World Heritage Sites in Europe than any other continent in the world.
  • Transcontinental countries (i.e. countries that straddle both Asia and Europe), include Georgia, Kazakhstan, Azerbaijan, Russia, and Turkey.
  • There are more than 200 different languages spoken in Europe.

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