The flight distance from Boston, Massachusetts to Seattle, Washington is:

2,492 miles / 4 011 km

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Distance from Boston, MA to Seattle, WA

The total distance from Boston, MA to Seattle, WA is 2,492 miles.

This is equivalent to 4 011 kilometers or 2,166 nautical miles.

Your trip begins in Boston, Massachusetts.
It ends in Seattle, Washington.

Your flight direction from Boston, MA to Seattle, WA is Northwest (-64 degrees from North).

The distance calculator helps you figure out how far it is to fly from Boston, MA to Seattle, WA. It does this by computing the straight line flying distance ("as the crow flies"). It uses the great circle formula to compute the total travel mileage.

Boston, Massachusetts

City: Boston
State: Massachusetts
Country: United States
Category: cities

Seattle, Washington

City: Seattle
State: Washington
Country: United States
Category: cities

Flight distance calculator

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