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Flights to Boston in 2021

Flight route prices based on searches on Cheapflights within the last 3 days, monthly prices based on aggregated historical data.
Popular inJulyHigh demand for flights, 8% potential price rise
Cheapest inFebruaryBest time to find cheap flights, 2% potential price drop
Average priceR15 106Average for round-trip flights in July 2021
Round-trip fromR11 641From Johannesburg OR Tambo to Boston Logan Intl
One-way fromR148One-way flight from Johannesburg to Boston

Cheap flights to Boston in July, August 2021

The best prices found for BOS flights for July, August
12 Aug - 15 Aug
R13 684pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Delta
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Delta
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
12 Aug - 15 Aug
R14 188pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
Delta
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
Delta
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
26 Aug - 22 Dec
R14 218pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
United Airlines
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Boston 2021 flight deals

Cheap flights to Boston found for this year
3 Sep - 10 Sep
R11 108pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
British Airways
 
1 STOP
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
3 Sep - 10 Sep
R11 167pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
American Airlines
 
1 STOP
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
American Airlines
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
3 Sep - 10 Sep
R11 270pp
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
BOS
Boston Logan Intl
British Airways
   
2 STOPS
JNB
Johannesburg OR Tambo

Cheapest prices for Boston flights by month

The cheapest ticket to Boston found for each month in 2021 based on historical flight searches by Cheapflights users.
January
R14 359
February
R12 608
March
R13 927
April
R13 586
May
R13 628
June
R14 108
July
R14 745
August
R15 223
September
R12 804
October
R12 498
November
R13 352
December
R14 639
At the present moment the cheapest month to fly to Boston is currently October; with August being the most expensive. Prices will vary depending on multiple factors such as booking in advance, airline and departure airports and times.

When is the best time to fly to Boston?

Average Boston Logan Intl flight ticket prices and weather conditions for 2021 and 2022 by month.
JNB - BOS
Price
R12 498 - R22 758
BOS
Temperature
4 - 29 °C
BOS
Precipitation
70 - 99 mm

Peak season:

The major peak season is from June to September, with July and August seeing most of the tourists. As such you’ll struggle to find cheap flights to Boston over the summer, and the city will be very crowded. A great time to book your flights to Boston for is over spring and autumn. A lot of the tourists have either left or are yet to arrive and the weather is still very pleasant. You might get the occasional day of rain but generally it is sunny. Cheap flights to Boston are also difficult to find over the spring and autumn but you’ll really experience Boston as it should be experienced. St Patrick’s Day in March is one of the busiest events in Boston, with over 60’000 people out in force celebrating. Flight tickets are a lot more expensive then so make sure to book your flights to Boston in advance if you want to join in the fun.

Off Season:

November to February are the quietest months of the year and you’ll find the cheapest flights to Boston around then too. Rain and snow can be quite common, especially in the peak of Winter. If you aren’t too fussed about the cold though then you can secure cheap flight tickets and can grab good deals if you plan ahead and book in advance.

When is the best time to book a flight to Boston?

Book your flights to Boston three or four months in advance if you can and aim for the spring or autumn time to get the most out of your holiday. The summer is also a good time to visit but the lack of tourists Spring and autumn are great. If you are flexible with when you can visit then you’ll find the cheapest flights to Boston, although they are normally found in the winter. If you can book early enough and aren’t too bothered about events and festivals you can find good deals on flight tickets during the warmer months of the year. Try to sit on the left hand side of the plane to get a terrific views of Downtown before you land.

Which day is cheapest to fly to Boston?

The cheapest flights to Boston are usually found when departing on a Tuesday. The departure day with the highest cost at present is Saturday.

What time of day is cheapest to fly to Boston?

Boston flights can be made cheaper if you choose a flight at midday. Booking a flight in the evening will likely mean higher prices.

How long is the flight to Boston?

Flights from London to Boston: 7 hours 40 minutes

Flights from Manchester to Boston: 10 hours 50 minutes

Flights from Birmingham to Boston: 10 hours 30 minutes

Flights from Glasgow to Boston: 11 hours 35 minutes

Which airlines operate flights to Boston?

There is a wide host of airlines that operate flights to Boston, and with so many to choose from it can be hard figuring out who might be your best option. British Airways, Virgin, KLM, American and Iberia are just a handful of the major airlines. Once you’ve decided on the dates you want to travel your best bet is just to compare a few of the airlines to figure out who offers the cheapest flight tickets. Take into consideration the price of checked in baggage, what movies are offered in-flight etc. British Airways offer complimentary food and drinks onboard their flights to Boston whilst Virgin provide great comfort and normally a good array of movies to watch.

How to get from the airport to the city centre?

Public transport is your bet way of getting to and from the airport. You can get the Silver Line Route to Downtown Boston and is free from the airport to South Station. There are several different lines and buses you can get depending on which direction you are heading so once your flights arrive you can look and decide which line is best for you. Trains are another option you can get from the airport station, they are quicker than the bus alternatives but you do have a higher expense. That said, trains are still a lot cheaper than a taxi. You can find taxis outside the arrivals and they’ll take you direct to your hotel or accommodation. A tip is expected so make sure you add between 10 and 15% onto the final cost.

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What airport do you fly into for flights to Boston?

Most people fly into Boston Logan Intl (BOS) if they book a flight to Boston. Logan Intl is conveniently located just 4,2 km from Boston’s city centre.

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