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The L.A. Marathon is Sunday. Here's what you need to know

More than 24,000 runners are expected to participate in the Los Angeles Marathon this Sunday.

The race starts at 6:30 a.m., with the 26.2-mile "Stadium to the Sea" route beginning at Dodger Stadium and ending at Ocean and California avenues in Santa Monica.

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For more race and street closures information go to lamarathon.com 101 110 405 110 10 5 San Vicente Blvd. START FINISH Los Angeles 1 MILE West Hollywood Beverly Hills L.A. Marathon March 19, 2017 L.A. Marathon March 19, 2017 Santa Monica SANTA MONICA PIER DODGER Stadium Hollywood Blvd. Santa Monica Blvd. Ocean Ave. Doheny Dr. Glendale Blvd. Temple St. Main St. Sunset Blvd. Sunset Blvd. Race course Freeway ramp closures (will close beginning at 3 a.m.) 101 northbound Will open at Spring St. 9:50 a.m. Grand Ave. 10:05 a.m. Echo Park Ave/ Glendale Blvd. 10:20 a.m. Hollywood Blvd. 11:40 a.m. Gower St. 11:18 a.m. Highland Blvd. Noon 101 southbound Will open at Temple St. 10:05 a.m. Broadway 10:05 a.m. Highland Blvd. 11:44 a.m. Vine St. 11:18 a.m. Gower St. 11:18 a.m. Hollywood Blvd. 11:18 a.m. 110 northbound Will open at Hill St./Stadium Way 9:35 a.m. Temple St. 9:42 a.m. 110 southbound Will open at Hill St. 9:35 a.m. Stadium Way 9:35 a.m. Sunset Blvd. 9:20 a.m. 405 southbound Close Open Santa Monica Blvd. 4:45 a.m. 2:20 p.m. Wilshire Blvd. 4:45 a.m. 2:30 p.m. PCH Ocean/ Appian Way Midnight 9 p.m. Source: Asics L.A. Marathon @latimesgraphics

Streets and some freeway ramps along the race route will close between 3 a.m. and 4:45 a.m. and reopen between 9:10 a.m. and 2:15 p.m., depending on the location. Delays and traffic congestion should be expected in those areas, according to the Los Angeles Department of Transportation, which has a detailed traffic management plan here.

Race participants are encouraged to use complimentary shuttles to travel to the start line. Reservations can be made through the marathon's website.

Metro will enhance service along its Expo Line to Santa Monica to accommodate an expected spike in riders traveling toward the finish line.

A number of Metro bus lines along the route will be detoured or disrupted during the race. A full list is available here.

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