Frankfurt and Boston time difference is 6 hours


Time in Frankfurt


Tue, May 26th (UTC +2)
Time in Boston


Mon, May 25th (UTC -4)

You should keep in mind that these two cities are in two different time zones. Boston time is 6 hours behind Frankfurt time, so if you are located in Frankfurt and would like to make a phone call to or have a video chat with someone in Boston, the convenient time for both you and the other party is 3pm to 5pm (Frankfurt time).


See distance from Frankfurt to Boston

Time difference comparison

12 am Frankfurt6pm previous day Boston
1 am Frankfurt7pm previous day Boston
2 am Frankfurt8pm previous day Boston
3 am Frankfurt9pm previous day Boston
4 am Frankfurt10pm previous day Boston
5 am Frankfurt11pm previous day Boston
6 am Frankfurt12am Boston
7 am Frankfurt1am Boston
8 am Frankfurt2am Boston
9 am Frankfurt3am Boston
10 am Frankfurt4am Boston
11 am Frankfurt5am Boston
12 pm Frankfurt6am Boston
1 pm Frankfurt7am Boston
2 pm Frankfurt8am Boston
3 pm Frankfurt9am Boston
4 pm Frankfurt10am Boston
5 pm Frankfurt11am Boston
6 pm Frankfurt12pm Boston
7 pm Frankfurt1pm Boston
8 pm Frankfurt2pm Boston
9 pm Frankfurt3pm Boston
10 pm Frankfurt4pm Boston
11 pm Frankfurt5pm Boston

The hours shown in blue color are the usual 9 am to 5 pm business hours.



Change of time difference between Frankfurt and Boston

Date Time difference
08 March 2020 to
29 March 2020 (DST begins in Frankfurt)
5 hours
29 March 2020 to
25 October 2020 (DST ends in Frankfurt)
6 hours
25 October 2020 to
01 November 2020 (DST ends in Boston)
5 hours

Time difference between CEST (Central European Summer Time) and EDT (Eastern Daylight Time) is 6 hours



Frankfurt - Germany

  • Time zone: CEST - Central European Summer Time
  • Time zone offset: UTC/GMT +2
  • DST started on: 29 March 2020
  • DST will end on: 25 October 2020
    When Daylight Saving Time ends, the time zone in Frankfurt will return to CET (Central European Time).


Boston - USA

  • Time zone: EDT - Eastern Daylight Time
  • Time zone offset: UTC/GMT -4
  • DST started on: 08 March 2020
  • DST will end on: 01 November 2020
    When Daylight Saving Time ends, the time zone in Boston will return to EST (Eastern Standard Time).