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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Palmdale, CA (PMD)

Distance from Houston to Palmdale (William P. Hobby Airport – Palmdale Regional Airport) is 1377 miles / 2216 kilometers / 1197 nautical miles.

How far is Palmdale from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1377.122 miles
  • 2216.263 kilometers
  • 1196.687 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
  • 1374.694 miles
  • 2212.355 kilometers
  • 1194.576 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) to Palmdale Regional Airport (PMD) is 3 hours 6 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Palmdale is 2 hours. Palmdale is 2 hours behind Houston.

Time Difference

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Palmdale, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 167 kg (368 pounds).

Airport information


A William P. Hobby Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″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

Map

Houston to Palmdale flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Palmdale (PMD).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1377

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