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

Flight distance from New York to Boston (New York LaGuardia Airport – Logan International Airport) is 185 miles / 297 kilometers / 160 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 50 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Boston (BOS) is 209 miles / 336 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 6 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Logan International Airport (BOS).

## 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)
• 184.590 miles
• 297.068 kilometers
• 160.404 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
• 184.356 miles
• 296.692 kilometers
• 160.201 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 New York LaGuardia Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″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

There is no time difference between New York and Boston.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 52 kg (115 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Boston (BOS).

Distance:
185
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
185

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