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Distance between Boston, MA (BOS) and Frankfurt (FRA)

Flight distance from Boston to Frankfurt (Logan International Airport – Frankfurt Airport) is 3669 miles / 5904 kilometers / 3188 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 26 minutes.

Map of flight path from Boston to Frankfurt.

Shortest flight path between Logan International Airport (BOS) and Frankfurt Airport (FRA).

How far is Frankfurt from Boston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3668.727 miles
  • 5904.243 kilometers
  • 3188.036 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
  • 3658.544 miles
  • 5887.856 kilometers
  • 3179.188 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 Frankfurt Airport
City: Frankfurt
Country: Germany Flag of Germany
IATA Code: FRA
ICAO Code: EDDF
Coordinates: 50°1′35″N, 8°32′35″E

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Boston, MA

 EST

Frankfurt

 CET

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 415 kg (916 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Boston (BOS) → Frankfurt (FRA).

Distance:
3669
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3669

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