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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Palm Springs, CA (PSP)

Flight distance from Houston to Palm Springs (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Palm Springs International Airport) is 1280 miles / 2060 kilometers / 1112 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Palm Springs (PSP) is 1450 miles / 2334 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 10 minutes.

Houston – Palm Springs

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1280
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2060
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1112
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How far is Palm Springs from Houston?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1280.238 miles
  • 2060.344 kilometers
  • 1112.497 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
  • 1277.939 miles
  • 2056.644 kilometers
  • 1110.499 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 Houston to Palm Springs is 2 hours 55 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Houston and Palm Springs is 2 hours. Palm Springs is 2 hours behind Houston.

Houston time to Palm Springs time converter

Time in Houston: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Palm Springs: 00:00

Current local times

Houston, TX

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Palm Springs, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Houston to Palm Springs generates about 166 kg of CO2 per passenger, 166 kilograms is equal to 365 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Palm Springs

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Palm Springs International Airport (PSP).

Airport information

Origin Houston 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
Destination 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