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Distance between Boston, MA (BOS) and New York, NY (JFK)

Flight distance from Boston to New York (Logan International Airport – New York John F. Kennedy International Airport) is 187 miles / 300 kilometers / 162 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Boston (BOS) to New York (JFK) is 216 miles / 348 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 31 minutes.

Boston – New York

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187
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300
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162
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How far is New York from Boston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 186.719 miles
  • 300.495 kilometers
  • 162.254 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
  • 186.522 miles
  • 300.178 kilometers
  • 162.083 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).

How long does it take to fly from Boston to New York?

Estimated flight time from Logan International Airport to New York John F. Kennedy International Airport is 51 minutes.

What is the time difference between Boston and New York?

There is no time difference between Boston and New York.

Flight carbon footprint between Logan International Airport (BOS) and New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)

On average flying from Boston to New York generates about 52 kg of CO2 per passenger, 52 kilograms is equal to 116 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Boston to New York

Shortest flight path between Logan International Airport (BOS) and New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination New York John F. Kennedy International Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JFK
ICAO Code: KJFK
Coordinates: 40°38′23″N, 73°46′44″W

Airlines flying from Boston (BOS) to New York (JFK)

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