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How many miles are there in a 5K, 10K, marathon or half marathon? How long does it take to walk those distances at a fast pace, a moderate pace, or an easy pace?

Kilometer: A kilometer is 0.62 miles, 3281.5 feet, or 1000 meters.
Mile: A mile is 1.61 kilometers or 5280 feet.
5K: Five kilometers are 3.1 miles.
10K: Ten kilometers are 6.2 miles.
Half Marathon: 13.1 miles or 21 kilometers.
Marathon: 26.2 miles or 42 kilometers.

The charts below will help you to translate walking event distances into time, kilometers and miles at various fitness-walking paces. A racewalking pace will be much faster than the listed paces, they are in their own categories.

Kilometer Chart: How Far in Miles and How Long to Walk at Various Paces

Kilometers Miles Fast Moderate Easy
1 0.62 7 min. 10 min. 12.5 min.
2 1.24 14 min. 20 min. 25 min.
3 1.86 21 min. 30 min. 37.5 min.
4 2.48 28 min. 40 min. 50 min.
5 3.11 35 min. 50 min. 62.5 min.
6 3.73 42 min. 60 min. 75 min.
7 4.35 49 min. 70 min. 87.5 min.
8 4.97 56 min. 80 min. 100 min.
9 5.59 63 min. 90 min. 112.5 min.
10 6.21 70 min. 100 min. 125 min.
11 6.83 77 min. 110 min. 137.5 min.
12 7.45 84 min. 120 min. 150 min.
13 8.07 91 min. 130 min. 162.5 min.
14 8.69 98 min. 140 min. 175 min.
15 9.32 105 min. 150 min. 187.5 min.
16 9.94 112 min. 160 min. 200 min.
17 10.56 119 min. 170 min. 212.5 min.
18 11.18 126 min. 180 min. 225 min.
19 11.80 133 min. 190 min. 237.5 min.
20 12.42 140 min. 200 min. 250 min.
Half-marathon
21 13.1 147 min. 210 min. 262.5 min.
2.5 hours 3.2 hours 4.4 hours
Marathon
42 26.2 294 min. 420 min. 525 min.
5 hours 7 hours 9 hours

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