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Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and Phoenix, AZ (PHX)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to Phoenix (Palm Springs International Airport – Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport) is 261 miles / 419 kilometers / 226 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to Phoenix (PHX) is 270 miles / 434 kilometers and travel time by car is about 4 hours 34 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport (PHX).

How far is Phoenix from Palm Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 260.552 miles
  • 419.317 kilometers
  • 226.413 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
  • 260.006 miles
  • 418.440 kilometers
  • 225.939 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 Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City: Phoenix, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PHX
ICAO Code: KPHX
Coordinates: 33°26′3″N, 112°0′43″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Palm Springs, CA

 PST

Phoenix, AZ

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 63 kg (140 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Palm Springs (PSP) → Phoenix (PHX).

Distance:
261
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
261

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