Boston Logan Airport Arrivals BOS

General Edward Lawrence Logan International Airport

Address: 1 Harborside Dr, Boston, MA 02128, United States^
Phone: 1-800-23-LOGAN (56426)
Website: massport.com/logan-airport/
IATA airport code: BOS
ICAO airport code: KBOS
Alias: General Edward Lawrence Logan International Airport and Massport Logan Airport

BOS Arrivals today

About Boston Logan International Airport Arrivals

Boston Logan International Airport (IATA acronym: BOS) is the main gateway to New England, and to the city of Boston. The airport is only 3 miles northeast of the city of Boston. Boston is a large city in the United States (over 650,000 inhabitants). Even the metropolitan area has more than 6 million inhabitants.

It is one of the largest airport in the region with many domestic and international flights. Some other smaller airports nearby such as Albany, Providence and Portland.

Top routes from BOS
History

The first flights were already in 1923. Then it was mainly used by the US Army and Air National Guard. It was not until a few years later in 1927 that the first passenger flights were made to New York. During the Second World War and afterwards, the airport was expanded with terminals that are still there today (Terminal B and C). During that period, the airport was also given the name Logan Airport after the officer Edward Lawrence Logan. After WW2, the Boston Logan arrivals from Europe were increasingly expanded. There were routes to London, Shannon, Lisbon, Glasgow, Paris Orly, and Frankfurt.

Over the years, the terminals and runways have been expanded and renovated. There are currently 6 runways available for small private aircraft up to cargo flights and the largest passenger aircraft such as the Airbus A380.

Terminals of Boston Logan Airport

The airport has five terminals: A, B, C, and E. They are connected by a shuttle bus or accessible by foot. In any case, check before you arrive at which terminal you will have to check in. This means you will not have to rush last minute if you are in a wrong position. The following airlines will more likely have their  flights at terminal:

  • Terminal A: Delta, Westjet
  • Terminal B: Air Canada, Alaska Airlines, American Airlines, Southwest, Spirit, United Airlines
  • Terminal C: Aer Lingus, JetBlue
  • Terminal E: Air France, Alitalia, Allegiant Air, American Airlines, British Airways, Emirates, Frontier, Hawaiian Airlines, Iberia, JetBlue, KLM, LATAM, Lufthansa, Qatar Airways, Sun Country Airlines, Swiss, Virgin Atlantic

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Most popular flights

Most Logan arrivals within the US are from Chicago-O’Hare Airport. Last year, more than 500,000 passengers flew this route followed by Atlanta Airport. By far the most international flights are between Boston Logan Airport and London – Heathrow Airport. About 850,000 people flew this route with mainly British Airways, Delta Air Lines and Virgin Atlantic. JetBlue Airways carries the most passengers with 7,206,000 BOS arrivals from Logan airport there is a 33% market share.

Domestic
International

As you can see in the picture below, there are more and more Logan Airport Arrivals each year. This enormous growth is possible with 4 terminals and 6 (2 smaller) runways. With more than 23 million passengers in 2021 it is a medium sized airport’in the US.

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Available Airlines

Most Boston Logan Arrivals are with the following airlines:

  • JetBlue Airways
  • American Airlines
  • Delta Air Lines
  • United Airlines
  • Southwest Airlines

Many of the international flights are operated by the following carriers:

  • British Airports
  • Virgin Atlantic
  • Air Canada
  • WestJet
  • Aer Lingus
  • Air France
  • KLM
  • Turkish Airlines
  • Lufthansa
  • Emirates
Ground transportation Boston Airport

There are several options for getting to or from the Boston Logan Airport. We explain these:

  • Logan Express: This is a bus service that runs from the airport to the Braintree, Back Bay, Framingham, Woburn and Peabody suburbs. There is also a Back Bay Logan Express for downtown Boston. The journey time is approximately 45 minutes to the center. There are Boston arrivals from 5 am to 9 pm. There are Logan airport arrivals at all terminals at lower level. The price is from $12 depending on your destination.
  • Travel by taxi: because the airport is located close to the center of the city, many passengers take a taxi. In just 25 minutes you can be at many places in or around Boston center. Taxis are ready when you walk out of the Boston Arrivals hall. The following taxi companies are available: ITO, Metro Cab, and Boston Airport Cab. The trip costs about 25-35 USD. If you want the same convenience but cheaper travel, you can use a Rideshare. Download the app from one of the carriers Uber, Curb or Lyft and continue your journey to your final destination.
  • One of the cheapest way for arrivals at the airport are by the Blue Line Subway or Silver Line Bus Rapid Transit (SL1). The SL1 is a bus service. This travels to South Station and includes a free transfer to the Red Line. The Blue line is a rail line. This connects to the Orange and Green Line and goes to different parts of Boston.
  • There are Massport Shuttle Buses at the airport. With these shuttles you can easily travel between the terminals but also the airport station, rental car center and the wat transportation dock (from the dock you can take a water taxi). They run 24/7 and depart every 5 minutes (less frequent during the night).
  • Rent a car: then you can also rent a car. For this you have to go to the rental car center. You can use the free shuttle that is available in front of the terminals. There are many car rental companies available such as National, Sixt, Enterprise, Alamo, Avantage, EZ and many more.