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Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and McGrath, AK (MCG)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to McGrath (Palm Springs International Airport – McGrath Airport) is 2622 miles / 4220 kilometers / 2279 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to McGrath (MCG) is 3777 miles / 6079 kilometers and travel time by car is about 68 hours 43 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and McGrath Airport (MCG).

How far is McGrath from Palm Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2622.409 miles
  • 4220.358 kilometers
  • 2278.811 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
  • 2619.286 miles
  • 4215.332 kilometers
  • 2276.097 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 McGrath Airport
City: McGrath, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MCG
ICAO Code: PAMC
Coordinates: 62°57′10″N, 155°36′21″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Palm Springs and McGrath is 1 hour. McGrath is 1 hour behind Palm Springs.

Time Difference

Palm Springs, CA

 PST

McGrath, AK

 AKST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 290 kg (638 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Palm Springs (PSP) → McGrath (MCG).

Distance:
2622
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2622

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