How far is Amherst from Boston?

Distance by Flight

Shortest distance between Amherst and Boston is 74.47 miles (119.86 km).

Flight distance from Amherst, MA to Boston, MA is 74.47 miles. Estimated flight time is 00 hours 11 minutes.

It takes 00 hours 10 minutes to travel from Amherst to Boston with an airplane (average speed of 550 miles).

Driving distance

The driving distance from Amherst, Massachusetts to Boston, Massachusetts is: 93.69 miles (150.78 km) by car.

Driving from Amherst to Boston will take approximately 01 hours 47 minutes.

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#1 Amherst

Town in Massachusetts

Population 40643
GPS Coordinates 42°22'2"N 72°31'7"W
Latitude 42.3672300
Longitude -72.5185200
Altitude 82
Country United States
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#2 Boston

City in and state capital of Massachusetts, United States

Population 691531
GPS Coordinates 42°21'30"N 71°3'35"W
Latitude 42.3584300
Longitude -71.0597700
Altitude 14
Country United States

Estimated Travel Time Between Amherst and Boston

The distance between Amherst and Boston is 151 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 01 hours 40 minutes if you drive your car at an average speed of 90 kilometers / hour. For different choices, please review the avg. speed travel time table on the below.

There is no time difference between Amherst and Boston. The current time is 12:50:21.

Average Speed Travel Time
30 mph (48.3 km/h) 03 hours 07 minutes
40 mph (64.37 km/h) 02 hours 20 minutes
50 mph (80.47 km/h) 01 hours 52 minutes
60 mph (96.56 km/h) 01 hours 33 minutes
70 mph (112.65 km/h) 01 hours 20 minutes
75 mph (120.7 km/h) 01 hours 14 minutes
80 mph (128.75 km/h) 01 hours 10 minutes

Gas Consumption

A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 12.51 liters (3.31 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Amherst and Boston.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Amherst to Boston is $13.56 (diesel $16.03).

Take a look at our Gas Cost Calculator feature. It will figure out how much it will cost to drive this particular distance.

The average gas price per gallon of daily gas for calculations is $4.102 (Diesel $4.849) /gallon. Last changed prices on August 15, 2022.

How did we calculate the distance?

The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Amherst and Boston (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.

Distance to Other Cities

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Driving distance from Brockton, MA to Amherst 107.49 miles (173 km)

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Driving distance from Cambridge, MA to Amherst 90.67 miles (146 km)

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Driving distance from Fall River, MA to Amherst 104.6 miles (168 km)

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Driving distance from Framingham, MA to Amherst 74.37 miles (120 km)

Driving distance from Framingham Center, MA to Amherst 71.57 miles (115 km)

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Driving distance from Haverhill, MA to Amherst 96.19 miles (155 km)

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Driving distance from Lawrence, MA to Amherst 90.38 miles (145 km)

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Driving distance from Lowell, MA to Amherst 78.96 miles (127 km)

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Driving distance from City of Lowell, MA to Amherst 79.6 miles (128 km)

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Driving distance from Lynn, MA to Amherst 102.45 miles (165 km)

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Driving distance from New Bedford, MA to Amherst 117.96 miles (190 km)

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Driving distance from Newton, MA to Amherst 85.2 miles (137 km)

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