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Distance between Great Falls, MT (GTF) and Palm Springs, CA (PSP)

Flight distance from Great Falls to Palm Springs (Great Falls International Airport – Palm Springs International Airport) is 979 miles / 1576 kilometers / 851 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Great Falls (GTF) to Palm Springs (PSP) is 1271 miles / 2045 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 7 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Great Falls to Palm Springs.

Shortest flight path between Great Falls International Airport (GTF) and Palm Springs International Airport (PSP).

How far is Palm Springs from Great Falls?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Great Falls and Palm Springs. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 979.360 miles
  • 1576.126 kilometers
  • 851.040 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
  • 980.374 miles
  • 1577.760 kilometers
  • 851.922 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 Great Falls International Airport
City: Great Falls, MT
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GTF
ICAO Code: KGTF
Coordinates: 47°28′55″N, 111°22′15″W

B Palm Springs International Airport
City: Palm Springs, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PSP
ICAO Code: KPSP
Coordinates: 33°49′46″N, 116°30′25″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Great Falls and Palm Springs is 1 hour. Palm Springs is 1 hour behind Great Falls.

Time Difference

Great Falls, MT

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Palm Springs, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 149 kg (329 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Great Falls (GTF) → Palm Springs (PSP).

Distance:
979
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
979

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