Vuelta a Espana 2020 Prize Money

Vuelta a Espana 2020 Prize

The 2nd last tour of cycling calendar announced, the event Vuelta a Espana 2020 began from 20th October and it will be ended on 8th November. There massive changes made to the current event, many news sources claimed that purse money for the riders will be decrease due to covid-19, one of the main reason is there will be no gateway income as it will held behind close doors. Vuelta a Espana 2020 prize money confirmed for the riders.

Vuelta a Espana 2020 Prize Money (Team & Riders Share)


Prize Money

Winner (overall)




Third Place


4th Place


5th Place


6th Place


7th Place


8th Place


9th Place


10th Place


11-20 Place


Individual Stage Classification Riders Purse

1st Place Rider


2 Place Rider


3 Place Rider


4 Place Rider


5 Place Rider


6 Place Rider


7 Place Rider


8 Place Rider


9 Place Rider


10 Place Rider


Other Event Bonuses

King of the Moutains

1st Place (€13,000)

2nd Place (€6,600)

3rd Place (€3,500)

Cima Alberto Fernández (awad)


Team Classification Winners


Most Combative Rider


Points Classifications Winner


Total Prize Money

€1.12 million (distributed among riders & teams)

The prize money distributed from 1st place rider to 20th place rider. The overall general classification winning rider earn (€150k), the runner-up in the Vuelta a Espana make (€57,000) and third place rider in general classification make (€30,000).

There is extra bonus money for the riders, recently a sports magazine suggested that King of the Mountains total €23,500 distributed among 1st place rider who earn (€13,000) share, second place rider will earn (€6,600) and third place rider awarded in king of mountain category upto (€3,500). Rider who get (Cima Alberto Fernández) award will receive €1,000. The team classification winner will make (€12,000) from the overall adjusted purse. Further details given in the above table regarding to Vuelta a Espana 2020 purse money.

Currently no details released about Vuelta a Espana 2020 prize money cuts because this year there will be no crowed adherence during stages, so far the prize fund for the cycling tour remain same. This upcoming weekend the winner of (Giro d’Italia 2020) announced as the final stage take place on 25th October.