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Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and Waterloo, IA (ALO)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to Waterloo (Palm Springs International Airport – Waterloo Regional Airport) is 1437 miles / 2313 kilometers / 1249 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to Waterloo (ALO) is 1820 miles / 2929 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 53 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and Waterloo Regional Airport (ALO).

How far is Waterloo from Palm Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1436.965 miles
  • 2312.572 kilometers
  • 1248.689 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
  • 1434.573 miles
  • 2308.722 kilometers
  • 1246.610 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 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

B Waterloo Regional Airport
City: Waterloo, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ALO
ICAO Code: KALO
Coordinates: 42°33′25″N, 92°24′1″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Palm Springs and Waterloo is 2 hours. Waterloo is 2 hours ahead of Palm Springs.

Time Difference

Palm Springs, CA

 PST

Waterloo, IA

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 176 kg (387 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Palm Springs (PSP) → Waterloo (ALO).

Distance:
1437
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1437

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