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Distance between Boston, MA (BOS) and Nanaimo (YCD)

Flight distance from Boston to Nanaimo (Logan International Airport – Nanaimo Airport) is 2546 miles / 4097 kilometers / 2212 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 19 minutes.

Driving distance from Boston (BOS) to Nanaimo (YCD) is 3186 miles / 5128 kilometers and travel time by car is about 56 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Logan International Airport (BOS) and Nanaimo Airport (YCD).

How far is Nanaimo from Boston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2545.855 miles
  • 4097.157 kilometers
  • 2212.288 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
  • 2538.937 miles
  • 4086.023 kilometers
  • 2206.276 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 Nanaimo Airport
City: Nanaimo
Country: Canada Flag of Canada
IATA Code: YCD
ICAO Code: CYCD
Coordinates: 49°3′8″N, 123°52′12″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Boston and Nanaimo is 3 hours. Nanaimo is 3 hours behind Boston.

Time Difference

Boston, MA

 EST

Nanaimo

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 281 kg (618 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Boston (BOS) → Nanaimo (YCD).

Distance:
2546
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2546

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