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Distance between Boston, MA (BOS) and Lugano (LUG)

Flight distance from Boston to Lugano (Logan International Airport – Lugano Airport) is 3805 miles / 6124 kilometers / 3307 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 7 hours 42 minutes.

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).

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 Lugano Airport
City: Lugano
Country: Switzerland Flag of Switzerland
IATA Code: LUG
ICAO Code: LSZA
Coordinates: 46°0′15″N, 8°54′38″E

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Boston and Lugano is 5 hours. Lugano is 5 hours ahead of Boston.

Time Difference

Boston, MA

 EDT

Lugano

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 432 kg (953 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Boston (BOS) → Lugano (LUG).

Distance:
3805
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3805

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