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Distance between Boston, MA (BOS) and Minneapolis, MN (MSP)

Flight distance from Boston to Minneapolis (Logan International Airport – Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport) is 1124 miles / 1809 kilometers / 977 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Boston (BOS) to Minneapolis (MSP) is 1301 miles / 2094 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 16 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Boston to Minneapolis.

Shortest flight path between Logan International Airport (BOS) and Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport (MSP).

How far is Minneapolis from Boston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Boston and Minneapolis. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1124.050 miles
  • 1808.983 kilometers
  • 976.773 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
  • 1121.099 miles
  • 1804.234 kilometers
  • 974.208 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 Minneapolis–Saint Paul International Airport
City: Minneapolis, MN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSP
ICAO Code: KMSP
Coordinates: 44°52′55″N, 93°13′18″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Boston and Minneapolis is 1 hour. Minneapolis is 1 hour behind Boston.

Time Difference

Boston, MA

 EDT

Minneapolis, MN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 158 kg (348 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Boston (BOS) → Minneapolis (MSP).

Distance:
1124
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1124

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