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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Palm Springs, CA (PSP)

Flight distance from Chicago to Palm Springs (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Palm Springs International Airport) is 1652 miles / 2658 kilometers / 1435 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Palm Springs (PSP) is 2024 miles / 3258 kilometers and travel time by car is about 33 hours 17 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Palm Springs International Airport (PSP).

How far is Palm Springs from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1651.642 miles
  • 2658.061 kilometers
  • 1435.238 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
  • 1648.517 miles
  • 2653.031 kilometers
  • 1432.522 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 Chicago O'Hare International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″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 Chicago and Palm Springs is 2 hours. Palm Springs is 2 hours behind Chicago.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

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Palm Springs, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 181 kg (399 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Palm Springs (PSP).

Distance:
1652
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1652

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