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Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and Columbia, SC (CAE)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to Columbia (Palm Springs International Airport – Columbia Metropolitan Airport) is 2024 miles / 3257 kilometers / 1759 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 19 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to Columbia (CAE) is 2320 miles / 3733 kilometers and travel time by car is about 38 hours 35 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and Columbia Metropolitan Airport (CAE).

How far is Columbia from Palm Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2023.888 miles
  • 3257.131 kilometers
  • 1758.710 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
  • 2019.523 miles
  • 3250.107 kilometers
  • 1754.917 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 Columbia Metropolitan Airport
City: Columbia, SC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: CAE
ICAO Code: KCAE
Coordinates: 33°56′19″N, 81°7′10″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Palm Springs and Columbia is 3 hours. Columbia is 3 hours ahead of Palm Springs.

Time Difference

Palm Springs, CA

 PST

Columbia, SC

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 220 kg (486 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Palm Springs (PSP) → Columbia (CAE).

Distance:
2024
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2024

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