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Distance between Boston, MA (BOS) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Distance from Logan International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport is 2611 miles / 4202 kilometers / 2269 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2611.132 miles
  • 4202.210 kilometers
  • 2269.012 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
  • 2605.431 miles
  • 4193.035 kilometers
  • 2264.058 nautical miles

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

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Logan International Airport (BOS) to Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) is 5 hours 26 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Boston and Los Angeles is 3 hours. Los Angeles is 3 hours behind Boston.

Time Difference

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Los Angeles, CA

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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 Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

Map

Flight map from Boston to Los Angeles.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Boston (BOS) → Los Angeles (LAX).

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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2611

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