# The flight time from George Bush Intercontinental Airport to Boston Logan International Airport is:

### 3 hours, 17 minutes

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In-air flight time: 3 hours, 17 minutes
From gate to gate: 3 hours, 44 minutes
Constant 500 mph: 3 hours, 12 minutes

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take-off and landing: minutes

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## Flying time from IAH to BOS

The total flight duration from IAH to BOS is 3 hours, 17 minutes.

This is the average in-air flight time (wheels up to wheels down on the runway) based on actual flights taken over the past year. It covers the entire time on a typical commercial flight including take-off and landing.

If you're planning a trip, you should also factor in extra time for the plane to pull back from the gate and taxi to the runway, as well as reaching the destination gate after landing. If you include this extra time on the tarmac, the average total elapsed time from gate to gate flying from IAH to BOS is 3 hours, 44 minutes.

Finally, pilots might want to estimate the flight time using an average flight speed for a commercial airliner of 500 mph, which is equivalent to 805 km/h or 434 knots. If you don't add any extra time to increase or decrease speed for take-off and landing, then at constant speed your flight time would be 3 hours, 12 minutes.

Note that if you fly the other direction, the flight time from BOS to IAH would be 3 hours, 46 minutes due to the effect of winds and the jet stream.

If you're booking a flight, make sure you check the scheduled departure and arrival times. You should also factor in airport wait times and possible equipment or weather delays. If you're trying to figure out what time you'll arrive at the destination, you may want to see if there's a time difference between IAH and BOS.

The calculation of flight time is based on the straight line distance from IAH to BOS ("as the crow flies"), which is about 1,597 miles or 2 570 kilometers.

Your trip begins at George Bush Intercontinental Airport in Houston, Texas.
It ends at Boston Logan International Airport in Boston, Massachusetts.

Your flight direction from IAH to BOS is Northeast (51 degrees from North).

The flight time calculator measures the average flight duration between points. It uses the great circle formula to compute the travel mileage.

## George Bush Intercontinental Airport

IATA: IAH
ICAO: KIAH
FAA: IAH
City: Houston
State: Texas
Zip code: 77205
Country: United States
Category: airports

## Boston Logan International Airport

IATA: BOS
ICAO: KBOS
FAA: BOS
City: Boston
State: Massachusetts
Zip code: 02128
Country: United States
Category: airports