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New Year’s Run 2024

Are you ready to finish the year in a fantastic way? Why not take part in the fantastic New Year’s Run in Vienna? Run along the beautiful ring in Vienna, see beautiful attractions, enjoy the fellowship of thousands of other runners, and burn some calories. This and more is possible if you come to run the New Year’s Run in Vienna on December 31.

It is worth knowing that several Christmas markets in Vienna are still open at this time, meaning that you can easily combine some Christmas market atmosphere and shopping with the New Year’s Run. The race starts University of Vienna (which is very close to Rathausplatz). From there, you run towards the Danube, along the Danube, before you head towards the Stadtpark (City Park), the Museums quarter, the Burgtheater, the Parliament, and then end up by the City Hall and the university. As you cross the finish line, you have run more than 5300 meters in a beautiful environment.

You have a total of 90 minutes to finish the race, meaning that you can easily walk the distance within ninety minutes. Enjoy this chance to discover Vienna walking in the middle of the roads that are normally filled with cars.

New Year’s Run Vienna 2024

Dates: December 31
Location: University of Vienna

The price to participate is between 28 and 38 euros (depending on how early you register). You can register for the event at This is one of many running competitions in Vienna. You can read more about other events, running competitions, concerts, and festivals in Vienna on our “What’s happening in Vienna“-page.

Are you looking for a place to live near the University in Vienna? Below you can see a map showing hotels and apartments in all price categories. If you scroll out, you will see even more options.

We wish you a happy new year, and hope you will enjoy running in the New Year’s Run in Vienna.



Dec 31 2024


11:00 am - 12:30 pm

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