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Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and Boston, MA (BOS)

Distance from San Diego to Boston (San Diego International Airport – Logan International Airport) is 2588 miles / 4165 kilometers / 2249 nautical miles.

How far is Boston from San Diego?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2587.729 miles
  • 4164.547 kilometers
  • 2248.675 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
  • 2582.357 miles
  • 4155.901 kilometers
  • 2244.007 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from San Diego International Airport (SAN) to Logan International Airport (BOS) is 5 hours 23 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between San Diego and Boston is 3 hours. Boston is 3 hours ahead of San Diego.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 290 kg (639 pounds).

Airport information


A San Diego International Airport
City: San Diego, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SAN
ICAO Code: KSAN
Coordinates: 32°44′0″N, 117°11′24″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

San Diego to Boston flight path

Shortest flight path between San Diego International Airport (SAN) and Logan International Airport (BOS).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Diego (SAN) → Boston (BOS).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
2588
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2588

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