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Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and Houston, TX (HOU)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to Houston (Palm Springs International Airport – Houston William P. Hobby Airport) is 1280 miles / 2060 kilometers / 1112 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 55 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to Houston (HOU) is 1452 miles / 2336 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 40 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU).

How far is Houston from Palm Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1280.238 miles
  • 2060.344 kilometers
  • 1112.497 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
  • 1277.939 miles
  • 2056.644 kilometers
  • 1110.499 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 Houston William P. Hobby Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Palm Springs, CA

 PST

Houston, TX

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 166 kg (365 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Palm Springs (PSP) → Houston (HOU).

Distance:
1280
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1280

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