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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Palm Springs, CA

 PST

Raleigh, NC

 EST

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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