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Road Closures

Road closures will be phased, with closures running from 04:30 06:30am; and re-openings between 12:15 5:30pm. Please note that these times are approximate and we will open the roads when deemed safe to do so.


Great Aberdeen Run Routes and Zones

Route road closures as follows:

Saturday 26th 2017 10.30 to 17.30 on Sunday 27th August 2017


Union Terrace between Union Street and Rosemount Viaduct; Diamond Street between Union Street and Diamond Lane; Diamond Place between Union Terrace and Diamond Street.

Sunday 27th August 2017

ZONE A 06.30 12.15

Marischal Street to Beach Esplanade including Regent Quay, Waterloo Quay, York Place, York Street.

ZONE B 06:30 14.00

King Street - Ellon Road, Balgownie Road, Cottown of Balgownie, Brig o' Balgownie, Don Street; King Street, Harrow Road, St Machar's Drive, Elphinstone Road, Meston Walk, High Street, St Machar's Drive.

ZONE C 06:30 14.00

East Esplanade, Beach Esplanade, Accommodation Road, Golf Road, Pittodrie Street, Park Road, Seaforth Road, Mounthooly Way, Gallowgate.

ZONE D 06:30 15:30

Upperkirkgate, Schoolhill, Rosemount Viaduct, Skene Street, Carden Place, Queen's Cross Roundabout, Albyn Place, Alford Place.

ZONE E 04.30 17.30

Union Street - from King Street to Holburn Junction.

Access to local properties will be maintained where possible by race marshals until one hour before the race start.


Emergency and care services

Please be advised that emergency service vehicles will have access at all times. We have also been in contact with care providers in Aberdeen to advise them of the event.

If you are in receipt of care services, please remind your care support of the restrictions in place on Sunday 27th August 2017 to avoid any unnecessary delays.


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