Map of flight path from London to Boston.
Shortest flight path between London Heathrow Airport (LHR) and Logan International Airport (BOS).
How far is Boston from London?
There are several ways to calculate distances between London and Boston. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 3264.818 miles
- 5254.215 kilometers
- 2837.049 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
- 3255.772 miles
- 5239.657 kilometers
- 2829.188 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 London and Boston is 5 hours. Boston is 5 hours behind London.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 366 kg (807 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
London (LHR) → Boston (BOS).