Distance from Boston to Cambridge

Distance is 5 kilometers or 3 miles or 3 nautical miles

The distance is the theoretical air distance (great circle distance). Flying between the two locations' airports can be a different distance, depending on airport location and actual route chosen.

Map - Shortest path between Boston and Cambridge

Map - Shortest path between Boston and Cambridge
  • Location for Boston
  • Location for Cambridge
The map is using a projection that makes land and oceans much wider near the south and north poles. The heading/course/bearing during a flight varies in most cases. Map based on image from NASA.

Heading from Boston

Latitude: 42° 21' North
Longitude: 71° 03' West
Initial heading:281.3°West-northwestWest-northwest
Final heading:281.3°West-northwestWest-northwest
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Heading from Cambridge

Latitude: 42° 22' North
Longitude: 71° 07' West
Initial heading:101.3°East-southeastEast-southeast
Final heading:101.3°East-southeastEast-southeast
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LocationLocal time
Boston(U.S.A. - Massachusetts)Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 8:07:21 PM
Cambridge(U.S.A. - Massachusetts)Tuesday, July 29, 2014 at 8:07:21 PM

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