Half Marathon Times

Running Standards By Age And Ability

What is a good half marathon time?

A good half marathon time is 01:50:54. This is the average half marathon time across all ages and genders. The fastest half marathon time is 58:01.

Male Half Marathon Running Times

A good half marathon time for a man is 01:44:14. This is the average half marathon time across men of all ages. The fastest half marathon time ran by a man is 58:01.

Average half marathon run time by age and ability

Age Beginner Novice Intermediate Advanced Elite WR
10 02:53:52 02:25:09 02:04:44 01:49:31 01:37:46 01:09:26
15 02:30:28 02:05:37 01:47:57 01:34:47 01:24:36 01:00:05
20 02:25:17 02:01:17 01:44:14 01:31:31 01:21:42 58:01
25 02:25:17 02:01:17 01:44:14 01:31:31 01:21:42 58:01
30 02:25:17 02:01:17 01:44:14 01:31:31 01:21:42 58:01
35 02:26:05 02:01:58 01:44:49 01:32:01 01:22:09 58:20
40 02:29:51 02:05:06 01:47:30 01:34:23 01:24:15 59:50
45 02:36:02 02:10:16 01:51:57 01:38:17 01:27:44 01:02:19
50 02:42:51 02:15:57 01:56:50 01:42:35 01:31:34 01:05:01
55 02:50:16 02:22:09 02:02:09 01:47:15 01:35:44 01:07:59
60 02:58:24 02:28:56 02:07:59 01:52:22 01:40:19 01:11:14
65 03:07:21 02:36:24 02:14:24 01:58:01 01:45:21 01:14:49
70 03:17:14 02:44:40 02:21:30 02:04:15 01:50:55 01:18:46
75 03:30:48 02:55:59 02:31:14 02:12:47 01:58:32 01:24:11
80 03:52:34 03:14:10 02:46:51 02:26:30 02:10:47 01:32:52
85 04:27:28 03:43:17 03:11:53 02:48:29 02:30:24 01:46:48
90 05:26:47 04:32:49 03:54:26 03:25:51 03:03:45 02:10:29
Age Beginner Novice Intermediate Advanced Elite WR
10 08:14 06:53 05:55 05:11 04:38 03:17
15 07:08 05:57 05:07 04:30 04:01 02:51
20 06:53 05:45 04:56 04:20 03:52 02:45
25 06:53 05:45 04:56 04:20 03:52 02:45
30 06:53 05:45 04:56 04:20 03:52 02:45
35 06:55 05:47 04:58 04:22 03:54 02:46
40 07:06 05:56 05:06 04:28 04:00 02:50
45 07:24 06:10 05:18 04:40 04:10 02:57
50 07:43 06:27 05:32 04:52 04:20 03:05
55 08:04 06:44 05:47 05:05 04:32 03:13
60 08:27 07:04 06:04 05:20 04:45 03:23
65 08:53 07:25 06:22 05:36 05:00 03:33
70 09:21 07:48 06:42 05:53 05:15 03:44
75 10:00 08:21 07:10 06:18 05:37 03:59
80 11:01 09:12 07:55 06:57 06:12 04:24
85 12:41 10:35 09:06 07:59 07:08 05:04
90 15:29 12:56 11:07 09:45 08:43 06:11
Age Beginner Novice Intermediate Advanced Elite WR
10 13:16 11:04 09:31 08:21 07:27 05:18
15 11:29 09:35 08:14 07:14 06:27 04:35
20 11:05 09:15 07:57 06:59 06:14 04:26
25 11:05 09:15 07:57 06:59 06:14 04:26
30 11:05 09:15 07:57 06:59 06:14 04:26
35 11:09 09:18 08:00 07:01 06:16 04:27
40 11:26 09:33 08:12 07:12 06:26 04:34
45 11:54 09:56 08:32 07:30 06:42 04:45
50 12:25 10:22 08:55 07:49 06:59 04:58
55 12:59 10:51 09:19 08:11 07:18 05:11
60 13:37 11:22 09:46 08:34 07:39 05:26
65 14:17 11:56 10:15 09:00 08:02 05:42
70 15:03 12:34 10:48 09:29 08:28 06:00
75 16:05 13:25 11:32 10:08 09:03 06:25
80 17:44 14:49 12:44 11:11 09:59 07:05
85 20:24 17:02 14:38 12:51 11:28 08:09
90 24:56 20:49 17:53 15:42 14:01 09:57

Female Half Marathon Running Times

A good half marathon time for a woman is 02:01:17. This is the average half marathon time across women of all ages. The fastest half marathon time ran by a woman is 01:04:31.

Average half marathon run time by age and ability

Age Beginner Novice Intermediate Advanced Elite WR
10 03:25:42 02:57:19 02:32:13 02:13:29 02:01:10 01:20:58
15 02:59:13 02:34:30 02:12:38 01:56:18 01:45:34 01:10:33
20 02:45:09 02:22:22 02:02:13 01:47:10 01:37:17 01:05:01
25 02:43:54 02:21:17 02:01:17 01:46:22 01:36:33 01:04:31
30 02:43:57 02:21:20 02:01:20 01:46:23 01:36:34 01:04:32
35 02:45:29 02:22:39 02:02:28 01:47:23 01:37:29 01:05:08
40 02:49:20 02:25:58 02:05:19 01:49:53 01:39:45 01:06:39
45 02:55:50 02:31:35 02:10:08 01:54:06 01:43:35 01:09:13
50 03:05:31 02:39:55 02:17:17 02:00:23 01:49:17 01:13:01
55 03:17:07 02:49:55 02:25:52 02:07:55 01:56:07 01:17:35
60 03:30:16 03:01:15 02:35:36 02:16:27 02:03:51 01:22:46
65 03:45:17 03:14:12 02:46:43 02:26:12 02:12:42 01:28:41
70 04:02:38 03:29:09 02:59:33 02:37:27 02:22:55 01:35:30
75 04:22:52 03:46:36 03:14:32 02:50:35 02:34:51 01:43:28
80 04:50:11 04:10:09 03:34:45 03:08:19 02:50:56 01:54:14
85 05:36:54 04:50:24 04:09:19 03:38:37 03:18:27 02:12:37
90 07:02:12 06:03:57 05:12:27 04:33:59 04:08:42 02:46:11
Age Beginner Novice Intermediate Advanced Elite WR
10 09:45 08:24 07:13 06:20 05:45 03:50
15 08:30 07:19 06:17 05:31 05:00 03:21
20 07:50 06:45 05:48 05:05 04:37 03:05
25 07:46 06:42 05:45 05:02 04:35 03:03
30 07:46 06:42 05:45 05:03 04:35 03:04
35 07:51 06:46 05:48 05:05 04:37 03:05
40 08:02 06:55 05:56 05:13 04:44 03:10
45 08:20 07:11 06:10 05:25 04:55 03:17
50 08:48 07:35 06:30 05:42 05:11 03:28
55 09:21 08:03 06:55 06:04 05:30 03:41
60 09:58 08:35 07:23 06:28 05:52 03:55
65 10:41 09:12 07:54 06:56 06:17 04:12
70 11:30 09:55 08:31 07:28 06:46 04:32
75 12:28 10:44 09:13 08:05 07:20 04:54
80 13:45 11:51 10:11 08:56 08:06 05:25
85 15:58 13:46 11:49 10:22 09:24 06:17
90 20:01 17:15 14:49 12:59 11:47 07:53
Age Beginner Novice Intermediate Advanced Elite WR
10 15:41 13:32 11:37 10:11 09:15 06:11
15 13:40 11:47 10:07 08:52 08:03 05:23
20 12:36 10:52 09:19 08:11 07:25 04:58
25 12:30 10:47 09:15 08:07 07:22 04:55
30 12:30 10:47 09:15 08:07 07:22 04:55
35 12:37 10:53 09:21 08:12 07:26 04:58
40 12:55 11:08 09:34 08:23 07:37 05:05
45 13:25 11:34 09:56 08:42 07:54 05:17
50 14:09 12:12 10:28 09:11 08:20 05:34
55 15:02 12:58 11:08 09:45 08:51 05:55
60 16:02 13:50 11:52 10:25 09:27 06:19
65 17:11 14:49 12:43 11:09 10:07 06:46
70 18:31 15:57 13:42 12:01 10:54 07:17
75 20:03 17:17 14:50 13:01 11:49 07:54
80 22:08 19:05 16:23 14:22 13:02 08:43
85 25:42 22:09 19:01 16:41 15:08 10:07
90 32:12 27:46 23:50 20:54 18:58 12:41

What do the running abilities mean?

Beginner Faster than 5% of runners. A beginner runner has started running and has run for at least a month.
Novice Faster than 20% of runners. A novice runner has run regularly for at least six months.
Intermediate Faster than 50% of runners. An intermediate runner has run regularly for at least two years.
Advanced Faster than 80% of runners. An advanced runner has run for over five years.
Elite Faster than 95% of runners. An elite runner has dedicated over five years to become competitive at running.

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