If you are actually flying from Boston, United States to Chennai, India or if you are just curious to know the flight time between Boston and Chennai, this page will give you the information you are looking for.

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Flight time from Boston to Chennai is 17 hours 25 minutes

One stop flight time from BOS to MAA via DXB is 17 hours 25 minutes (Operated by Emirates Airline)

The nearest airport to Boston, is Logan International Airport (BOS) and the nearest airport to Chennai, is Chennai International Airport (MAA)

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Distance from Boston to Chennai is approximately 13200 kilometers.

Flight time from Boston to Chennai via London • BOS to MAA via LHR

Flight duration from Logan International Airport to Chennai International Airport via London Heathrow Airport, United Kingdom on British Airways flight is 21 hours 35 minutes

British Airways BOS to LHR
6 hrs 15 mins
 Waiting Time
5 hrs 30 mins
9 hrs 50 mins
Total Duration:
21 hrs 35 mins

Flight time from Boston to Chennai via Hong Kong • BOS to MAA via HKG

Flight duration from Logan International Airport to Chennai International Airport via Hong Kong International Airport, China on Cathay Pacific flight is 36 hours 20 minutes

Cathay Pacific BOS to HKG
15 hrs 50 mins
 Waiting Time
14 hrs 50 mins
5 hrs 40 mins
Total Duration:
36 hrs 20 mins

How long does it take to fly from Boston to Chennai?

There are very few non-stop flights from Boston to Chennai. Therefore, you'll have to take connecting flights. In such cases, flight time depend on the stopover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Fastest one-stop flight between Boston and Chennai takes close to 18 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 37 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 1 hr to 20 hrs .

Flight time from Boston, United States to airports near Chennai, India

Direct flight and one stop flight time from Logan International Airport, Boston to airports nearest to Chennai is given in the table below

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
BOS - BLR Bangalore, Bengaluru International Airport 18 hrs 30 mins 1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between Boston and Chennai

Boston time is 9 hours 30 minutes behind Chennai

Current time in Boston, United States : Tue, 27 Oct, 2020,
Boston Timezone: EDT (-04:00)

11:56 AM

Current time in Chennai, India :, Tue, 27 Oct, 2020,
Chennai Timezone: IST (+05:30)

09:26 PM

BOS to MAA Flight - Boston Airport to Chennai Airport Flight Route Map

Location of Boston Airport & Chennai Airport is given below. Click the map to view Boston to Chennai flight path and travel direction.

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