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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Houston and Boston is 1 hour. Boston is 1 hour ahead of Houston.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 186 kg (409 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Houston (IAH) → Boston (BOS).