We fly to Boston daily

7-8 hour flight time

London Heathrow (LHR)

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What will the weather be like?

Visas and entry requirements

Foreign nationals or
non-US citizens


  • Upload your passport details and complete contact tracing information ahead of departure (this can be done during Online Check In which opens 24 before your flight)
  • Ensure you have a valid passport and ESTA (if eligible for the US Visa Waiver Program). 

US citizens/nationals or Lawful permanent residents


  • Upload your passport details and complete contact tracing information ahead of departure (this can be done during Online Check In which opens 24 before your flight)

What you need to know

Handy hints to help you hit the ground running in Atlanta.

Local time

GMT -5 hours


US Dollar $




120 volts 60Hz

Plug type A and B



Local transport

Boston is known as 'the walking city' and there are many trails criss-crossing the city for you to explore.

Airport Guides

Before you set off, take a look at our Boston Logan International Airport guide.

View Boston airport guide

Boston flight deals

Browse our best prices for flights to Boston

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Save £75 when you add a hotel to your flight

Book by 1st July 2024


  • Choose your seats for free within seven days in advance for flying club members
  • Extra cover for everyone travelling, and your money, while you're away
  • Secure your booking for just £175 per person and pay the rest by direct debit

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Discover Boston

Boston is a city that draws us back time and again with its fantastic museums, delicious lobster rolls, and quaint New England charm.

Boston in Winter

Don’t be deterred by the cold temperatures – bundle up and hit a sledding hill instead.

Something different in Boston

Live music in Boston

See touring artists or Berklee College of Music students at a range of venues across town.

Boston's live music scene

Boston Harbor Islands

A quick ferry trip away, Boston’s many Harbor Islands offer a break from the urban hustle-and-bustle.

On the road from Boston

Boston for families

History, wildlife, sports...even pirates! Whatever your kids are into, there's plenty that will make for an exciting and memorable trip in Boston.

Itinerary for families

A foodie adventure

Sample Boston’s world famous seafood, peruse artisan bakeries or start the day at a buzzy brunch spot, you definitely won't go hungry!

What's on the menu

Shopping in Boston

Boston is an iconic shopping destination where you'll find everything from beautiful boutiques, designer bargains and unique souvenirs  - plus, clothes under $175 are tax free!

Treat yourself

Why you’ll love flying with Virgin Atlantic

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Cabins and seats

Our seats have been carefully designed to help you fly in total comfort during the flight, no matter which cabin you're in. Find out how our Upper Class, Premium and Economy seats measure up.

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Inflight services

Whichever cabin you're travelling in, you'll enjoy exciting inflight entertainment and delicious food and drinks throughout the flight.


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Virgin Points

We reward your adventures with Virgin Points. Whether you're taking off, doing the weekly shop or splashing out on an exclusive stay, points make it all more rewarding.  

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