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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Boston, MA (BOS)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Boston (Palm Beach International Airport – Logan International Airport) is 1197 miles / 1927 kilometers / 1040 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 45 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Boston (BOS) is 1430 miles / 2302 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 28 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from West Palm Beach to Boston.

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Logan International Airport (BOS).

How far is Boston from West Palm Beach?

There are several ways to calculate distances between West Palm Beach and Boston. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1197.115 miles
  • 1926.569 kilometers
  • 1040.264 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
  • 1198.926 miles
  • 1929.485 kilometers
  • 1041.838 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 Palm Beach International Airport
City: West Palm Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between West Palm Beach and Boston.

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

 EST

Boston, MA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 161 kg (356 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Boston (BOS).

Distance:
1197
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1197

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