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16 Jun

Aegean Airlines Offering Discounted Flights For Limassol Marathon

Limassol beach scene

Organisers of the 2018 Limassol Marathon have announced special flight rates with Greek airline Aegean Airlines for all international runners travelling to the event on the weekend of Saturday 17 and Sunday 18 March 2018. Aegean is offering a 40% discount on all direct flights to Cyprus and a 20% discount on all connecting flights to Cyprus for all passengers who book between 13-19 June 2017.

In addition to the discounted fares, Limassol Marathon is offering a 40% discount on entry fees for all runners, and a 50% discount on entry fees for Aegean Miles+Bonus members that register up until 31 October.
   
Direct flights are available from London Heathrow to Larnaca, a 50-minute drive to Limassol, and indirect flights are available via Athens from other UK airports, offering flexibility with departure airports and maximum opportunity to pick up a significant bargain.
   
Limassol Marathon offers six races over two days and is ideal for runners of all ages and abilities. Athletes come from near and far to enjoy the flat and fast course, friendly atmosphere, warm spring weather and stunning natural scenery, with the marathon course stretching 21km along the beautiful Mediterranean coastline.
   
Many visitors use their race experience as an opportunity to spend a long weekend soaking up the vibrant and energetic culture of the city of Limassol. The excellent hotels in the city offer a perfect retreat and the beaches, cafes and restaurants ensure a relaxed holiday atmosphere for athletes and their families. Add to this the ease of flights from the UK, and Limassol Marathon is a perfect excuse for a mini-break in the sun at the end of the British winter.
   
The special offer with Aegean is open to all runners and non-runners and no special code is required, as all prices will be automatically discounted. The travel period for the offer is 6 November 2017 to 21 March 2018.
   
Entries are now open for the Limassol Marathon. Early bird entrants benefit from a 40% discount until 31 October, with fees as follows: Marathon €36, Half Marathon €27, Petrolina 10K Energy Race €18, 5K City Race €18.
   
Go to the event website for further details and to register. You can also like the Limassol Marathon Facebook page and follow the event on Twitter using the hashtags #RunLimassol and #weadvance.