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Distance between Indianapolis, IN (IND) and Palmdale, CA (PMD)

Flight distance from Indianapolis to Palmdale (Indianapolis International Airport – Palmdale Regional Airport) is 1779 miles / 2864 kilometers / 1546 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 52 minutes.

Driving distance from Indianapolis (IND) to Palmdale (PMD) is 2031 miles / 3269 kilometers and travel time by car is about 34 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Indianapolis International Airport (IND) and Palmdale Regional Airport (PMD).

How far is Palmdale from Indianapolis?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1779.300 miles
  • 2863.506 kilometers
  • 1546.170 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
  • 1775.437 miles
  • 2857.288 kilometers
  • 1542.812 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 Indianapolis International Airport
City: Indianapolis, IN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IND
ICAO Code: KIND
Coordinates: 39°43′2″N, 86°17′39″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 Indianapolis and Palmdale is 3 hours. Palmdale is 3 hours behind Indianapolis.

Time Difference

Indianapolis, IN

 EST

Palmdale, CA

 PST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 198 kg (438 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Indianapolis (IND) → Palmdale (PMD).

Distance:
1779
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1779

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