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

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Departure
Boston
Arrival
San Francisco, CA

Flight time from Boston to San Francisco, CA is 6 hours 35 minutes

Non-Stop flight duration from BOS to SFO is 6 hours 35 minutes (Operated by United Airlines)

The nearest airport to Boston, is Logan International Airport (BOS) and the nearest airport to San Francisco, CA, is San Francisco International Airport (SFO)

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Distance from Boston to San Francisco, CA is approximately 4340 kilometers.

Flights from Boston to San Francisco, CA • Airlines & Flight Duration

Flights operated by major airlines departing from Boston arrive at San Francisco International Airport, the major airport in San Francisco, CA

Airline & JourneyDuration
United Airlines
BOS ➝ SFO
6 hrs 35 mins
JetBlue Airways
BOS ➝ SFO
6 hrs 49 mins
Delta Air Lines
BOS ➝ SFO
7 hrs 7 mins

Flight time from Boston to San Francisco, CA via Detroit, MI • BOS to SFO via DTW

Flight duration from Logan International Airport to San Francisco International Airport via Detroit Metropolitan Wayne County Airport, United States on Delta Air Lines flight is 8 hours 33 minutes

Delta Air Lines BOS to DTW
2 hrs 24 mins
DTW
 Waiting Time
35 mins
DTW to SFO
5 hrs 34 mins
Total Duration:
8 hrs 33 mins

Flight time from Boston to San Francisco, CA via Atlanta, GA • BOS to SFO via ATL

Flight duration from Logan International Airport to San Francisco International Airport via Hartsfield-jackson Atlanta International Airport, United States on Delta Air Lines flight is 9 hours 28 minutes

Delta Air Lines BOS to ATL
3 hrs 12 mins
ATL
 Waiting Time
44 mins
ATL to SFO
5 hrs 32 mins
Total Duration:
9 hrs 28 mins

How long does it take to fly from Boston to San Francisco, CA?

Non-stop flight time from Boston to San Francisco, CA is around 6 hours to 8 hours .

Fastest one-stop flight between Boston and San Francisco, CA takes close to 9 hours . However, some airlines could take as long as 26 hours based on the stopover destination and waiting duration.

This is the average non-stop flight time from Boston to San Francisco, CA.

Apparantly, connecting flights and direct flights with stopover take longer time than non-stop flights. In such cases, Boston - San Francisco, CA 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 35 mins to 17 hrs .

Flight time from Boston, United States to airports near San Francisco, CA, United States

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

JourneyDestination AirportsDurationStops
BOS - OAK Oakland, Oakland International Airport 9 hrs 58 mins 1 Stop
BOS - SJC San Jose, Mineta San Jose International Airport 9 hrs 4 mins 1 Stop
BOS - SMF Sacramento, CA, Sacramento International Airport 9 hrs 15 mins 1 Stop
BOS - RNO Reno, NV, Reno-Tahoe International Airport 8 hrs 7 mins 1 Stop

Airlines operating flights between Boston and San Francisco, CA

Boston time is 3 hours ahead of San Francisco, CA

Current time in Boston, United States : Wed, 28 Oct, 2020,
Boston Timezone: EDT (-04:00)

01:30 PM

Current time in San Francisco, CA, United States :, Wed, 28 Oct, 2020,
San Francisco, CA Timezone: PDT (-07:00)

10:30 AM

BOS to SFO Flight - Boston Airport to San Francisco, CA Airport Flight Route Map

Location of Boston Airport & San Francisco, CA Airport is given below. Click the map to view Boston to San Francisco, CA flight path and travel direction.

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