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Distance between Boston, MA (BOS) and Pittsburgh, PA (PIT)

Flight distance from Boston to Pittsburgh (Logan International Airport – Pittsburgh International Airport) is 496 miles / 798 kilometers / 431 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 26 minutes.

Driving distance from Boston (BOS) to Pittsburgh (PIT) is 592 miles / 952 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 9 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Logan International Airport (BOS) and Pittsburgh International Airport (PIT).

How far is Pittsburgh from Boston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 496.115 miles
  • 798.420 kilometers
  • 431.112 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
  • 494.962 miles
  • 796.563 kilometers
  • 430.110 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 Pittsburgh International Airport
City: Pittsburgh, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PIT
ICAO Code: KPIT
Coordinates: 40°29′29″N, 80°13′58″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Boston and Pittsburgh.

Time Difference

Boston, MA

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Pittsburgh, PA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 98 kg (216 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Boston (BOS) → Pittsburgh (PIT).

Distance:
496
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
496

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