Updated: 2017-03-27.

Short-haul, in airline parlance, are flights where a relatively short distance is traveled. A short-haul flight is usually a domestic flight, though a flight from Boston to San Francisco would be considered long-haul. Some international flights might not be long-haul, or even medium-haul; a flight from Miami to Kingston would be considered “short haul.” Most consider a short-haul flight to be three hours or less.

See also: Medium-Haul, Long-Haul.

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