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Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and Grand Canyon, AZ (GCN)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to Grand Canyon (Palm Springs International Airport – Grand Canyon National Park Airport) is 288 miles / 463 kilometers / 250 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to Grand Canyon (GCN) is 403 miles / 649 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and Grand Canyon National Park Airport (GCN).

How far is Grand Canyon from Palm Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 287.596 miles
  • 462.841 kilometers
  • 249.914 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
  • 287.298 miles
  • 462.361 kilometers
  • 249.655 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 Grand Canyon National Park Airport
City: Grand Canyon, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GCN
ICAO Code: KGCN
Coordinates: 35°57′8″N, 112°8′49″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Palm Springs and Grand Canyon is 1 hour. Grand Canyon is 1 hour ahead of Palm Springs.

Time Difference

Palm Springs, CA

 PST

Grand Canyon, AZ

 MST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 67 kg (148 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Palm Springs (PSP) → Grand Canyon (GCN).

Distance:
288
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
288

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