Bus to the Boston Marathon

The Gate City Striders offers runners of the 2018 Boston Marathon the opportunity to commute together to the race.


Bus departs the lower parking lot of the 99 Restaurant/Fireside Inn, 10 St. Laurent Street, Exit 7E, Nashua, NH promptly at 6:00AM on Monday, April 16th in order to arrive in Hopkinton by 7:15AM, per the Boston Athletic Association.

Bus begins its return to Nashua, NH at approximately 6:30-6:45PM.


Runner gear bags can be dropped off between the hours of 9AM - 9PM on Friday, April 13th  and Saturday, April 14th only (not Sunday, April 15th). Drop-off location will be provided with your reservation confirmation.

Bags will be delivered early Sunday morning to the Hotel Buckminster in Kenmore Square.  Bags dropped off on Sunday or brought to the bus on race morning are not guaranteed to be delivered to the hotel.


A post-race celebration will be held at the Hotel Buckminster in Kenmore Square, overlooking the 25-mile mark. Food and refreshments will be served. Runners will have access to two showers.

Cost is $65/seat.  After February 15th, $75/seat. All runners welcome. Gate City Striders receive priority seating. No Refunds.  Non-transferable.


(as of April 11, 2018)

  • Amanda McCann
  • Lindsay Close
  • Yuki Chorney
  • Pam Triest-Hallahan
  • Suzanne Barker
  • Steve Landry
  • Giuseppe LePera
  • Kim Hickman
  • Lisa Klein
  • Rebecca Kadish
  • Emil Pazdziorko
  • Kim Richards-Mace
  • Rebecca Dorr
  • Carolina Tumminelli
  • Jennifer Jordan
  • Lisa Klasman
  • Edwin Emata
  • Randy Pierce
  • Jose Acevedo
  • Rob Chisholm
  • Mark Furler
  • Jennifer McNamara
  • Kate Von Pichl
  • Steven Vargo
  • Sean Radcliffe
  • John Singl
  • Steve Couture
  • Marcos DeSa
  • Kim Kopicko
  • Emily Schoemmell
  • Robert Chisholm
  • Jennifer Walt
  • Stephanie Burnham
  • Richie Spitsburg
  • Suzanne Carpenter
  • Jill Whitney
  • Danya Bell

Seats are still available.

Contact Dan Dugan at 603-557-6755 for further information and to register.