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Boston travel tips

1) Boston city centre is easily accessible from the airport by bus

Boston Airport is located just 3 km from the city and is considered one of the busiest in the United States. To get from the airport to the city centre, take bus 448, 459, or CT3. There is also a free SL1 bus service until midnight. It will take you to South Station. Bus tickets cost $1-2.

2) Visit Sam Adams Brewery in Boston

Sam Adams was named so after the Founding Father. It is a major brewing company in Boston, the favourite one among locals. They have tours and testing that take place Monday to Saturday from 10:00 to 15:00. The admission is free, though it’s customary to leave a small donation.

3) Boston and the surrounding area have their own Smooth unit of length

The Smooth measure of length, approximately 1.7 m, was invented by MIT students in the 1950s and named after a freshman who tried to get into the student fraternity. As a test, the students measured the Harvard Bridge connecting Boston to Cambridge with that guy, concluding the bridge is 364.4 Smoot + one ear. The markings are still painted on the bridge.

Travelers usually depart from Heathrow, London Stansted, Luton, Gatwick, or London Southend when they travel from London to Boston. Book your trip to arrive at Logan International, Boston South Station, Boston, MA - Back Bay Station, Boston, MA - State House, or Boston, MA - Copley Square. The distance between London and Boston is 5245 km. The most popular airlines for this route are Ryanair, United Airlines, Finnair, Delta Air Lines, and KLM Royal Dutch Airlines. London and Boston have 348 direct flights per week.

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Delta Air Lines on Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Saturdays.

Virgin Atlantic Airways on Mondays, Fridays, and Sundays.

Check-in for a flight from London to Boston

NameCarrier codeIATA CodePassport needed during bookingOnline check-in available
RyanairRYRFRNoOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 2 hours before flight
United AirlinesUALUAYesNo
FinnairFINAYYesNo
Delta Air LinesDALDLYesOpens 24 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight
KLM Royal Dutch AirlinesKLMKLYesOpens 30 days before flight
Closes 1 hours before flight

Frequently asked questions

How long does it take to travel from London to Boston?
A one-way nonstop (direct) flight between London and Boston takes around 7.4 hours.
What is the flight distance between London and Boston?
The flight distance between London and Boston is 5245 km.
What airlines offer nonstop (direct) flights between London and Boston?
Several carriers operate flights between London and Boston. Airlines offering nonstop (direct) flights include Virgin Atlantic Airways, American Airlines, Delta Air Lines.
What are the most popular routes to and from London?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as London and Lisbon, Istanbul, Athens, Tirana, Faro, Bucharest, Málaga, Larnaca, New York, Dubai, Tenerife, Alicante, Rome, Milan, Barcelona, Dublin, Amsterdam, Palma, Majorca, Tel Aviv, Madrid.
What are the most popular routes to and from Boston?
Travelers frequently search for route combinations, such as Boston and Manchester, Dublin, Athens, Toronto, Edinburgh, Vilnius, Glasgow, Birmingham, Riga, Washington, D.C., Taipei, Paris, Tallinn, Las Vegas, San Juan, Raleigh, Malta, Orlando, Shannon, County Clare, Hong Kong.
Which airports are there in London?
London is mainly served by Heathrow. But there are other airports nearby, including London Stansted, Luton, Gatwick, London Southend, London City, RAF Northolt.
What airports are near London?
The main airport in London is Heathrow. It is also served by Birmingham, Bristol, Doncaster Sheffield, East Midlands, Bournemouth, Exeter, Norwich, Southampton, Cardiff, Cambridge.
What airports are near Boston?
The main airport in Boston is Logan International. It is also served by Logan International, Bradley International, T. F. Green, Albany International, Portland International Jetport, Manchester–Boston Regional, Lebanon Municipal, Rutland–Southern Vermont Regional, Knox County Regional, Barnstable Municipal.
What buses and trains depart from London?
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