Map of flight path and driving directions from Detroit to Boston.
Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Logan International Airport (BOS).
How far is Boston from Detroit?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Detroit and Boston. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 632.351 miles
- 1017.670 kilometers
- 549.498 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
- 630.687 miles
- 1014.992 kilometers
- 548.052 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).
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Detroit and Boston.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 117 kg (257 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Detroit (DTW) → Boston (BOS).