Glasgow 2014: Queen's Baton Relay route

The Queen's Baton Relay has been the Commonwealth Games' curtain raiser since 1958. The baton will visit 70 Commonwealth nations and territories ahead of the opening ceremony in Glasgow on 23 July 2014.

The baton left Buckingham Palace on 9 October 2013, then on to Glasgow, before landing in India on 11 October. Mark Beaumont and a small team are travelling with the Queen's Baton Relay team, sending updates of the action on the relay. Visit the Queen's Baton Relay site for the latest stories.

Follow the baton

How to use the map

  • On load the red dot shows the baton's current location
  • The arrows under the map to skip from country to country along the route
  • 'Visit view' has the latest articles and features

Visit the Queen's Baton Relay for updates from the journey.

The visit view on the map will feature the latest stories from the adventure, as the baton meets some of the two billion citizens of the Commonwealth.

Mark Beaumont will present the BBC's coverage of the Queen's Baton Relay.

The relay will culminate in a 40-day tour of Scotland in the summer of 2014.

Country by country
1. Asia Date 2. Oceania Date 3. Africa Date

India

11 Oct 2013

Australia

31 Oct

Sierra Leone

01 Jan 2014

Bangladesh

14 Oct

Papua New Guinea

04 Nov

Ghana

03 Jan

Pakistan

16 Oct

Solomon Islands

08 Nov

Nigeria

05 Jan

Sri Lanka

19 Oct

Nauru

13 Nov

Cameroon

08 Jan

Maldives

21 Oct

Tuvalu

19 Nov

Kenya

11 Jan

Singapore

23 Oct

Samoa

23 Nov

Uganda

14 Jan

Malaysia

26 Oct

New Zealand

27 Nov

Rwanda

15 Jan

Brunei Darussalam

28 Oct

Kiribati

02 Dec

United Republic of Tanzania

18 Jan

Cook Islands

05 Dec

Seychelles

21 Jan

Tonga

09 Dec

Malawi

24 Jan

Niue

13 Dec

Zambia

26 Jan

Norfolk Island

22 Dec

Namibia

28 Jan

Vanuatu

25 Dec

Botswana

30 Jan

Mauritius

01 Feb

Mozambique

04 Feb

Swaziland

06 Feb

Lesotho

08 Feb

South Africa

10 Feb

St Helena

19 Feb

4. Latin America & the Caribbean Date 5. North America Date 6. Europe Date

Falkland Islands

27 Feb

Canada

27 Apr

Cyprus

04 May

Guyana

02 Mar

Malta

07 May

Barbados

05 Mar

Gibraltar

09 May

Grenada

08 Mar

Jersey

11 May

Trinidad & Tobago

11 Mar

Guernsey

13 May

St Vincent & The Grenadines

14 Mar

Isle of Man

16 May

St Lucia

16 Mar

Northern Ireland

20 May

Dominica

19 Mar

Wales

24 May

Antigua & Barbuda

21 Mar

England

31 May

Montserrat

25 Mar

Scotland

14 June

St Kitts & Nevis

27 Mar

Anguilla

30 Mar

British Virgin Islands

02 Apr

Jamaica

05 Apr

Cayman Islands

11 Apr

Turks & Caicos

15 Apr

The Bahamas

18 Apr

Belize

21 Apr

Bermuda

25 Apr

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