# Distance between Houston, TX (IAH) and Boston, MA (BOS)

Flight distance from Houston to Boston (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Logan International Airport) is 1597 miles / 2570 kilometers / 1388 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 31 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (IAH) to Boston (BOS) is 1854 miles / 2984 kilometers and travel time by car is about 32 hours 49 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Boston.

Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) and Logan International Airport (BOS).

## How far is Boston from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1597.107 miles
• 2570.294 kilometers
• 1387.848 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
• 1595.463 miles
• 2567.649 kilometers
• 1386.420 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 Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States
IATA Code: IAH
ICAO Code: KIAH
Coordinates: 29°59′3″N, 95°20′29″W

B Logan International Airport
City: Boston, MA
Country: United States
IATA Code: BOS
ICAO Code: KBOS
Coordinates: 42°21′51″N, 71°0′18″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Boston is 1 hour. Boston is 1 hour ahead of Houston.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 186 kg (409 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (IAH) → Boston (BOS).

Distance:
1597
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1597

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