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Distance between Asheville, NC (AVL) and Palmdale, CA (PMD)

Flight distance from Asheville to Palmdale (Asheville Regional Airport – Palmdale Regional Airport) is 2005 miles / 3227 kilometers / 1742 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Asheville (AVL) to Palmdale (PMD) is 2280 miles / 3670 kilometers and travel time by car is about 38 hours 50 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Asheville to Palmdale.

Shortest flight path between Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) and Palmdale Regional Airport (PMD).

How far is Palmdale from Asheville?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Asheville and Palmdale. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2005.159 miles
  • 3226.990 kilometers
  • 1742.435 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 2000.716 miles
  • 3219.840 kilometers
  • 1738.574 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

Airport information


A Asheville Regional Airport
City: Asheville, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AVL
ICAO Code: KAVL
Coordinates: 35°26′10″N, 82°32′30″W

B Palmdale Regional Airport
City: Palmdale, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PMD
ICAO Code: KPMD
Coordinates: 34°37′45″N, 118°5′5″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Asheville and Palmdale is 3 hours. Palmdale is 3 hours behind Asheville.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 218 kg (481 pounds).

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Asheville (AVL) → Palmdale (PMD).

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