Air Miles Calculator

Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Boston, MA (BOS)

Distance from Los Angeles International Airport to Logan International Airport is 2611 miles / 4202 kilometers / 2269 nautical miles.

Calculations with different methods

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2611.132 miles
  • 4202.210 kilometers
  • 2269.012 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
  • 2605.431 miles
  • 4193.035 kilometers
  • 2264.058 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) to Logan International Airport (BOS) is 5 hours 26 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Los Angeles and Boston is 3 hours. Boston is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles
Boston

Los Angeles, CA

 PST

Boston, MA

 EST

Airport information


A Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″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

Map

Flight map from Los Angeles to Boston.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Boston (BOS).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
2611
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2611

Round trip?