Map of flight path from Boston to Lugano.
Shortest flight path between Logan International Airport (BOS) and Lugano Airport (LUG).
How far is Lugano from Boston?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Boston and Lugano. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 3805.416 miles
- 6124.223 kilometers
- 3306.816 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
- 3795.092 miles
- 6107.608 kilometers
- 3297.845 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Boston and Lugano is 5 hours. Lugano is 5 hours ahead of Boston.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 432 kg (953 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Boston (BOS) → Lugano (LUG).