Sunday 9 October 2022

Kahlenberg and River Danube, Vienna (Copyright © 2011 Hendrik Böttger /


The Kahlenberglauf is a very scenic multi-terrain hill running race held annually since 1990 on the northern outskirts of Wien (Vienna), capital city of Austria.

Usually, the event attracts approximately 150 runners each year.

Elite athletes and fun runners from all over the globe have taken part in the 8.4km race which begins at the marina in Kahlenbergerdorf on the right bank of the River Danube and ends at the transmission tower on the summit of the Kahlenberg (pictured).

The route includes 490 metres of ascent and 196 metres of descent.

After the race, participants can take a shorter route to get back down to the award ceremony in Kahlenbergerdorf.


Map of the venue (blue: start; red: finish):


33. Kahlenberglauf:


  • 9 October 2022 (Sunday)

Event website:


Number of finishers:

  • 2021: 65
  • 2020: 96
  • 2019: 125
  • 2018: 159
  • 2017: 155
  • 2016: 141
  • 2015: 155
  • 2014: 154



Race information:


No guarantee is made as to the accuracy or thoroughness of the information on this page.