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Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and Seattle, WA (BFI)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to Seattle (Palm Springs International Airport – Seattle Boeing Field) is 992 miles / 1597 kilometers / 862 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to Seattle (BFI) is 1237 miles / 1990 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 2 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and Seattle Boeing Field (BFI).

How far is Seattle from Palm Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 992.423 miles
  • 1597.149 kilometers
  • 862.392 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
  • 993.379 miles
  • 1598.689 kilometers
  • 863.223 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 Seattle Boeing Field
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BFI
ICAO Code: KBFI
Coordinates: 47°31′47″N, 122°18′7″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Palm Springs and Seattle.

Time Difference

Palm Springs, CA

 PST

Seattle, WA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 150 kg (331 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Palm Springs (PSP) → Seattle (BFI).

Distance:
992
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
992

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