Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Palmdale.
Shortest flight path between Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and Palmdale Regional Airport (PMD).
How far is Palmdale from Chicago?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Chicago and Palmdale. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 1712.845 miles
- 2756.557 kilometers
- 1488.422 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
- 1709.334 miles
- 2750.906 kilometers
- 1485.371 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).
Time difference and current local times
The time difference between Chicago and Palmdale is 2 hours. Palmdale is 2 hours behind Chicago.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 194 kg (427 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Chicago (MDW) → Palmdale (PMD).