# Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and Raleigh, NC (RDU)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to Raleigh (Palm Springs International Airport – Raleigh–Durham International Airport) is 2135 miles / 3436 kilometers / 1855 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 32 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to Raleigh (RDU) is 2507 miles / 4035 kilometers and travel time by car is about 42 hours 10 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and Raleigh–Durham International Airport (RDU).

## How far is Raleigh from Palm Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2134.790 miles
• 3435.612 kilometers
• 1855.082 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
• 2130.116 miles
• 3428.090 kilometers
• 1851.020 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
IATA Code: PSP
ICAO Code: KPSP
Coordinates: 33°49′46″N, 116°30′25″W

B Raleigh–Durham International Airport
City: Raleigh, NC
Country: United States
IATA Code: RDU
ICAO Code: KRDU
Coordinates: 35°52′39″N, 78°47′14″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 233 kg (513 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Palm Springs (PSP) → Raleigh (RDU).

Distance:
2135
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2135

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