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Distance between Boston, MA (BOS) and London (LHR)

Flight distance from Boston to London (Logan International Airport – London Heathrow Airport) is 3265 miles / 5254 kilometers / 2837 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 40 minutes.

Boston – London

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3265
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5254
Kilometers
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2837
Nautical miles

How far is London from Boston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3264.818 miles
  • 5254.215 kilometers
  • 2837.049 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
  • 3255.772 miles
  • 5239.657 kilometers
  • 2829.188 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Logan International Airport to London Heathrow Airport is 6 hours 40 minutes.

Time difference

The time difference between Boston and London is 5 hours. London is 5 hours ahead of Boston.
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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Boston to London generates about 366 kg of CO2 per passenger, 366 kilograms is equal to 807 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path from Boston to London

Shortest flight path between Logan International Airport (BOS) and London Heathrow Airport (LHR).

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 London Heathrow Airport
City: London
Country: United Kingdom Flag of United Kingdom
IATA Code: LHR
ICAO Code: EGLL
Coordinates: 51°28′14″N, 0°27′42″W