Shortest distance between Boston and Cambridge is 2.61 miles (4.2 km).
Flight distance from Boston, MA to Cambridge, MA is 2.61 miles. Estimated flight time is .
The driving distance from Boston, Massachusetts to Cambridge, Massachusetts is: 3.08 miles (4.96 km) by car.
Driving from Boston to Cambridge will take approximately 00 hours 15 minutes.
City in and state capital of Massachusetts, United States
|GPS Coordinates||42°21'30"N 71°3'35"W|
City in Middlesex County, Massachusetts, United States
|GPS Coordinates||42°22'30"N 71°6'20"W|
The distance between Boston and Cambridge is 5 km if you choose to drive by road. You can go 00 hours 03 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 Boston and Cambridge. The current time is 07:34:51.
|Average Speed||Travel Time|
|30 mph (48.3 km/h)||00 hours 06 minutes|
|40 mph (64.37 km/h)||00 hours 04 minutes|
|50 mph (80.47 km/h)||00 hours 03 minutes|
|60 mph (96.56 km/h)||00 hours 03 minutes|
|70 mph (112.65 km/h)||00 hours 02 minutes|
|75 mph (120.7 km/h)||00 hours 02 minutes|
|80 mph (128.75 km/h)||00 hours 02 minutes|
A car with a fuel efficiency of 8.3 l/100 km will need 0.41 liters (0.11 gallon) of gas to cover the route between Boston and Cambridge.
The estimated cost of gas to go from Boston to Cambridge is $0.45 (diesel $0.53).
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 March 26, 2023.
The place names are translated into coordinates to approximate the distance between Boston and Cambridge (latitude and longitude). Cities, states, and countries each have their own regional center. The Haversine formula is used to measure the radius.
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