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Airfares from $31 One Way, $61 Round Trip from Boston to New York

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Route Information for Flights from Boston to New York

Origin Airport IATA CodeBOS
Destination Airport IATA CodeNYC
Distance185 mi
Direct Flight AirlinesAmerican Airlines, Qatar Airways, KLM, Aer Lingus, Air France, Emirates, China Eastern Airlines, Delta Air Lines, Aeromexico, EL AL, Aerolineas Argentinas, Royal Air Maroc, Etihad Airways, JetBlue Airways, LATAM Airlines, Alitalia, Hawaiian Airlines, Korean Air, WestJet, TAP Air Portugal, Virgin Atlantic, Singapore Airlines
Earliest Flight Arrival11:01AM UTC
Latest Flight Arrival12:25AM UTC

Flights Review

Jan 29, 2020

Very very satisfied

Dec 21, 2019

The safety demonstration video was so well done, entertaining giving the necessary information!

Oct 21, 2019

Tight getting to the flight due to late departure from Boston

Oct 2, 2019

Direct flight & on time!

Sep 21, 2019

HORRIBLE staff at LaGuardia.

Sep 21, 2019

Everyone was super nice and the flight attendant was so nice and friendly and asked if we would like him to take our trash when we excited the plane.

Aug 16, 2019

Live that they have snacks, no carry on fees even w the lowest fares, and great entertainment.

Aug 16, 2019

It was cold in the plane. I had a blanket and it was still cold

Jun 28, 2019

Flight was delayed by faa. Other airlines deplaned jet blue didnt. We made it in only half an hour late

Jun 16, 2019

It was nice to be greeted with a smile!

If you are planning a trip from Boston to the Big Apple then book your flights with Orbitz to ensure you get the best deal. It is only a short hop by plane, and with hundreds of flights between the cities every day you are sure to find a bargain.


Popular Routes from Boston to New York

From Boston Logan International there are flights to all three of New York’s major airports – LaGuardia, Newark and New York John F Kennedy International – so choose the arrival point that is most convenient for you. The busiest route is to LaGuardia: it sees 650,000 people fly there from Boston each year.

Delta, American, United and JetBlue all operate between the two cities and, with dozens of flights each day, you can also pick a flight that gets you to New York at the right time.


The Flight from Boston to New York

Boston and New York are just 190 miles apart and it only takes an hour to get from one to the other by plane. The jets that fly between the two cities can reach top speeds of more than 500mph and you will only be in the air for around 45 minutes – the rest of the journey time is spent taxiing to and from the terminal buildings.

The planes do not fly in a straight line between the two cities, and the route they take depends on the weather and the airport they are flying to. Flights to JFK, for example, usually head out to sea. The flights pass over Plymouth, where the Founding Fathers landed, and head down the coast and over Long Island.

Flights to LaGuardia and Newark often take a more inland route, sometimes heading as far west as the Appalachians: grab a seat on the right of the plane if you are hoping to glimpse views of the mountain range.

Although the journey only takes around 70 minutes you will need to be at the airport well before your scheduled departure time. You should check in an hour before your flight is due to depart. You will need some ID to board the plane but, as the flight is domestic, US citizens do not need a passport. Non-US citizens, however, will need to show their passport.

There are lots of different fares available between the two cities, so when you book make sure you know if your ticket includes checked baggage – some airlines charge extra for suitcases.

Although the cities are close together flying is the quickest way to get from Boston to New York, even taking the journey to and from the airport into account.

Boston Logan International, which handles 40 million passengers a year, is one of the easiest to get to in the country. It’s just three miles from downtown Boston.

There are lots of dining and shopping options, so if you arrive early there is still plenty to do while you wait for your flight. Logan Airport opened in the 1920s and the first ever commercial flights from Boston to New York began in 1927.


Other Flight Destinations around New York

If you are looking for flights to other destinations on the East Coast, or want to compare alternative routes, try the following:

Flights from Boston to Washington

Flights from Boston to Philadelphia


Flights from Boston to New York - Frequently Asked Questions

Am I able to catch a flight from Boston to New York now?

If you're concerned about quarantine requirements and travel restrictions when flying from Boston to New York, check out the Covid-19 Travel Advisor.

Are there non-stop flights from Boston to New York?

There are 3 airlines flying nonstop from Logan Intl. Airport to LaGuardia Airport (LGA), so get ready to hit that "book" button. One of these carriers will have the flight you're after:

  • Delta
  • American Airlines
  • JetBlue
What is the shortest flight from Boston to New York?

Leave that binge-watching for the hotel room, because the trip from MHT to LaGuardia Airport can take as little as 2 hours and 56 minutes.

What airlines fly from Boston to New York most frequently?

Consider booking a ticket with Delta (DL), which flies frequently along this route. This airline operates 121 flights every month between Boston, MA Airport (BOS-Logan Intl.) and LaGuardia Airport (LGA). Also check out the deals from American Airlines (AA). Offering 95 monthly flights between Boston and New York, they make the journey just as enjoyable as the destination.

If I am not able to travel due to COVID-19, can I cancel my flight to New York?

We get that traveling right now has its challenges, so it's good to know that many reservations booked through us are able to be cancelled or changed. If your travel plans to New York have been affected by COVID-19, a lot of airlines are making things easier by offering credits to use at a later date. Just sign in to your account and you'll quickly see what options are available. Our Customer Service Portal is the place to go for more information.

Are there flights to New York with flexible change policies?

In most cases you'll have the option to reschedule your flight to New York without a change fee. All you have to do then is pay the difference between the old flight and the new one. Look for the "no change fees" filter and book with confidence.

What is the cheapest day of the week to fly?

Consider flying out early in the week to save on your airfare. Orbitz data from 2020 shows that Monday is the cheapest day to depart, followed by Tuesday. Saturday showed the highest average ticket prices likely because many travelers prefer to start their vacation on a weekend.

What is the cheapest month to fly?

We won't keep you guessing, according to Orbitz data the cheapest month to fly is August. Perfect for those who need a weekend getaway, or just a break from it all before the weather changes. Be aware that the most expensive time to fly is the height of summer, with ticket prices peaking in the month of June.

How can I save money on flights?

To really save big on your next vacation, think outside the box. Select two different airlines or fare types for your return trip and you'll generally get a much better deal. Those who tried this on Orbitz in 2020 saved up to 45% on their airfares. Get mixing and matching today!

*According to flight demand on Orbitz.com from January to December 2020. Savings are subject to change based on departure location, date and destination.

Fare, taxes & fees: Fares include all taxes and fees, except baggage fees. Rates shown reflect fares found by other Orbitz users over the past 7 days. Due to rapidly changing airline prices & seat availability, these fares may no longer be available.

Refunds/changes/cancellations: Itinerary changes, if permitted for the fare, will have a $30 service fee charged by Orbitz. Additional airline charges may apply.

Other conditions: Schedules, fares and rules are subject to change without notice. Seats are limited and may not be available on all flights/dates or in all markets. Lower fares may be available. Fares will not be honored retroactively or in exchange for any wholly/partially unused ticket. Tickets are non-transferable and non-refundable. Fare rules are provided for the selected itinerary before booking.