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Distance between Detroit, MI (DTW) and Boston, MA (BOS)

Distance from Detroit to Boston (Detroit Metropolitan Airport – Logan International Airport) is 632 miles / 1018 kilometers / 549 nautical miles.

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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) to Logan International Airport (BOS) is 1 hour 41 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Detroit and Boston.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 117 kg (257 pounds).

Airport information


A Detroit Metropolitan Airport
City: Detroit, MI
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DTW
ICAO Code: KDTW
Coordinates: 42°12′44″N, 83°21′12″W

B 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

Detroit to Boston flight path

Shortest flight path between Detroit Metropolitan Airport (DTW) and Logan International Airport (BOS).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Detroit (DTW) → Boston (BOS).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
632
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
632

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