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Distance between Kansas City, MO (MCI) and Boston, MA (BOS)

Flight distance from Kansas City to Boston (Kansas City International Airport – Logan International Airport) is 1256 miles / 2022 kilometers / 1092 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Kansas City (MCI) to Boston (BOS) is 1440 miles / 2318 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 28 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Kansas City to Boston.

Shortest flight path between Kansas City International Airport (MCI) and Logan International Airport (BOS).

How far is Boston from Kansas City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1256.277 miles
  • 2021.781 kilometers
  • 1091.674 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
  • 1253.214 miles
  • 2016.852 kilometers
  • 1089.013 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 Kansas City International Airport
City: Kansas City, MO
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MCI
ICAO Code: KMCI
Coordinates: 39°17′51″N, 94°42′50″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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Kansas City and Boston is 1 hour. Boston is 1 hour ahead of Kansas City.

Time Difference

Kansas City, MO

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Boston, MA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 164 kg (361 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Kansas City (MCI) → Boston (BOS).

Distance:
1256
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1256

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