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Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and San Diego, CA (SAN)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to San Diego (Palm Springs International Airport – San Diego International Airport) is 85 miles / 137 kilometers / 74 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to San Diego (SAN) is 127 miles / 204 kilometers and travel time by car is about 2 hours 36 minutes.

Palm Springs – San Diego

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85
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137
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74
Nautical miles

How far is San Diego from Palm Springs?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 85.258 miles
  • 137.210 kilometers
  • 74.087 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
  • 85.392 miles
  • 137.425 kilometers
  • 74.203 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).

Flight Duration

Estimated flight time from Palm Springs International Airport to San Diego International Airport is 39 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Palm Springs and San Diego.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Palm Springs to San Diego generates about 38 kg of CO2 per passenger, 38 kilograms is equal to 83 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Palm Springs to San Diego

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and San Diego International Airport (SAN).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination San Diego International Airport
City: San Diego, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SAN
ICAO Code: KSAN
Coordinates: 32°44′0″N, 117°11′24″W