Directions & Parking
Saturday - October 11, 2014
Bushnell Park, Hartford, CT
Start Time: 8:00 AM (Wheelchair Start: 7:55 AM)
Directions to XL Center (Packet Pickup/Registration) - One Civic Center Plaza, Hartford, CT
Be aware that roads will be closed to traffic for marathon preparation by 7:30 a.m. so allow plenty of time to arrive and park.
Driving from the West:
(I-84E) - Click here for detailed parking information
Driving from the East, North or South:
(I-84W, I-91N, I-91S) - Click here for detailed parking information
There will be secure bike parking right inside Bushnell Park.
Free parking for those who Carpool! For our "Go Green" program, if you ride in with a buddy, you may park at the Aetna Garage.
Handicap Parking:165 Capitol Avenue Lot
- Must have handicapped permit displayed at all times to park.
1820 Trinity Street Lot
- Open to public. First come, first serve
5K Runners - Leaving Downtown Before 11 am
If you plan to leave downtown Hartford before 11 am, you must park in the following locations due to road closures:
- State of Connecticut parking lot at 165 Capitol Ave. These must be accessed via Buckingham Street - exit east to Hudson Street to the Conlin Whitehead Hwy.
- Surface lots or garages near the Hartford XL Center - you will be able to access I-84 east or west or travel west on city streets
All other areas will be closed for the Hartford Marathon & Half Marathon. Click here for Traffic Alerts.