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Distance between Burbank, CA (BUR) and Palmdale, CA (PMD)

Flight distance from Burbank to Palmdale (Hollywood Burbank Airport – Palmdale Regional Airport) is 33 miles / 54 kilometers / 29 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Burbank (BUR) to Palmdale (PMD) is 61 miles / 98 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 15 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hollywood Burbank Airport (BUR) and Palmdale Regional Airport (PMD).

How far is Palmdale from Burbank?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 33.439 miles
  • 53.815 kilometers
  • 29.058 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
  • 33.486 miles
  • 53.890 kilometers
  • 29.098 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 Hollywood Burbank Airport
City: Burbank, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BUR
ICAO Code: KBUR
Coordinates: 34°12′2″N, 118°21′32″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

There is no time difference between Burbank and Palmdale.

Time Difference

Burbank, CA

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Palmdale, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 30 kg (66 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Burbank (BUR) → Palmdale (PMD).

Distance:
33
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
33

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