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

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Departure
Boston
Arrival
Los Angeles

Flight time from Boston to Los Angeles is 6 hours 35 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from BOS to LAX is 6 hours 35 minutes (Operated by JetBlue Airways)

The nearest airport to Boston, is Logan International Airport (BOS) and the nearest airport to Los Angeles, is Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)

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Distance from Boston to Los Angeles is approximately 4200 kilometers.

Flights from Boston to Los Angeles • Airlines & Flight Duration

Flights operated by major airlines departing from Boston arrive at Los Angeles International Airport. Los Angeles is served by 1 international airports.

Airline & JourneyDuration
JetBlue Airways
BOS ➝ LAX
6 hrs 35 mins
American Airlines
BOS ➝ LAX
6 hrs 37 mins
Delta Air Lines
BOS ➝ LAX
6 hrs 46 mins
United Airlines
BOS ➝ LAX
6 hrs 48 mins

Flight time from Boston to Los Angeles via Minneapolis • BOS to LAX via MSP

Flight duration from Logan International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport via Minneapolis - St. Paul International Airport, United States on Delta Air Lines flight is 11 hours 6 minutes

Delta Air Lines BOS to MSP
3 hrs 24 mins
MSP
 Waiting Time
3 hrs 33 mins
MSP to LAX
4 hrs 9 mins
Total Duration:
11 hrs 6 mins

Flight time from Boston to Los Angeles via Detroit, MI • BOS to LAX via DTW

Flight duration from Logan International Airport to Los Angeles International Airport via Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, United States on Delta Air Lines flight is 13 hours 4 minutes

Delta Air Lines BOS to DTW
2 hrs 19 mins
DTW
 Waiting Time
5 hrs 27 mins
DTW to LAX
5 hrs 18 mins
Total Duration:
13 hrs 4 mins

How long does it take to fly from Boston to Los Angeles?

Non-stop flight time from Boston to Los Angeles is around 7 hours .

Fastest one-stop flight between Boston and Los Angeles takes close to 8 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 15 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

This is the average non-stop flight time from Boston to Los Angeles.

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, Boston - Los Angeles flight time depend on the layover destination specified by your airline or the one you choose while booking your ticket.

Waiting time at intermediate airports could be anywhere between 30 mins to 8 hrs .

Flight time from Boston, United States to airports near Los Angeles, United States

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

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
BOS - SNA Santa Ana, CA, John Wayne Airport 9 hrs 14 mins 1 Stop
BOS - SAN San Diego, San Diego International Airport 6 hrs 31 mins Non-Stop
BOS - LGB Long Beach, Long Beach Municipal Airport 6 hrs 14 mins Non-Stop
BOS - ONT Ontario, Ontario International Airport 8 hrs 11 mins 1 Stop
BOS - PSP Palm Springs, Municipal Airport 18 hrs 6 mins 1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between Boston and Los Angeles

Boston time is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles

Current time in Boston, United States : Thu, 15 Apr, 2021,
Boston Timezone: EDT (-04:00)

12:30 AM

Current time in Los Angeles, United States :, Wed, 14 Apr, 2021,
Los Angeles Timezone: PDT (-07:00)

09:30 PM

BOS to LAX Flight - Boston Airport to Los Angeles Airport Flight Route Map

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

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