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Distance between New York, NY (JFK) and Boston, MA (BOS)

Distance from New York to Boston (New York John F. Kennedy International Airport – Logan International Airport) is 187 miles / 300 kilometers / 162 nautical miles.

How far is Boston from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 186.719 miles
  • 300.495 kilometers
  • 162.254 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
  • 186.522 miles
  • 300.178 kilometers
  • 162.083 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 New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) to Logan International Airport (BOS) is 51 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between New York and Boston.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 51 kg (112 pounds).

Airport information


A New York John F. Kennedy International Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JFK
ICAO Code: KJFK
Coordinates: 40°38′23″N, 73°46′44″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

New York to Boston flight path

Shortest flight path between New York John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK) and Logan International Airport (BOS).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (JFK) → Boston (BOS).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
187
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
187

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