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Distance between Boston, MA (BOS) and Cologne (CGN)

Flight distance from Boston to Cologne (Logan International Airport – Cologne Bonn Airport) is 3589 miles / 5776 kilometers / 3119 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 17 minutes.

Map of flight path from Boston to Cologne.

Shortest flight path between Logan International Airport (BOS) and Cologne Bonn Airport (CGN).

How far is Cologne from Boston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Boston and Cologne. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3588.775 miles
  • 5775.574 kilometers
  • 3118.560 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 3578.792 miles
  • 5759.507 kilometers
  • 3109.885 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Logan International Airport
City: Boston, MA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BOS
ICAO Code: KBOS
Coordinates: 42°21′51″N, 71°0′18″W

B Cologne Bonn Airport
City: Cologne
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: CGN
ICAO Code: EDDK
Coordinates: 50°51′57″N, 7°8′33″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Boston and Cologne is 6 hours. Cologne is 6 hours ahead of Boston.

Time Difference

Boston, MA

 EST

Cologne

 CET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 405 kg (894 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Boston (BOS) → Cologne (CGN).

Distance:
3589
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3589

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