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Distance between Boston, MA (BOS) and San Francisco, CA (SFO)

Distance from Logan International Airport to San Francisco International Airport is 2704 miles / 4352 kilometers / 2350 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2704.118 miles
  • 4351.856 kilometers
  • 2349.814 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
  • 2697.526 miles
  • 4341.248 kilometers
  • 2344.086 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Logan International Airport (BOS) to San Francisco International Airport (SFO) is 5 hours 37 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Boston and San Francisco is 3 hours. San Francisco is 3 hours behind Boston.

Time Difference

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San Francisco, CA

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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 San Francisco International Airport
City: San Francisco, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SFO
ICAO Code: KSFO
Coordinates: 37°37′8″N, 122°22′30″W

Map

Flight map from Boston to San Francisco.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Boston (BOS) → San Francisco (SFO).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2704

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