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Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and Rockford, IL (RFD)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to Rockford (Palm Springs International Airport – Chicago Rockford International Airport) is 1594 miles / 2566 kilometers / 1386 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 31 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to Rockford (RFD) is 1971 miles / 3172 kilometers and travel time by car is about 32 hours 28 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD).

How far is Rockford from Palm Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1594.459 miles
  • 2566.033 kilometers
  • 1385.547 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
  • 1591.531 miles
  • 2561.321 kilometers
  • 1383.003 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 Chicago Rockford International Airport
City: Rockford, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: RFD
ICAO Code: KRFD
Coordinates: 42°11′43″N, 89°5′49″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Palm Springs, CA

 PST

Rockford, IL

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 186 kg (409 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Palm Springs (PSP) → Rockford (RFD).

Distance:
1594
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1594

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