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Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and San Luis Obispo, CA (SBP)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to San Luis Obispo (Palm Springs International Airport – San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport) is 255 miles / 410 kilometers / 222 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to San Luis Obispo (SBP) is 305 miles / 491 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 41 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Palm Springs to San Luis Obispo.

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport (SBP).

How far is San Luis Obispo from Palm Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 255.011 miles
  • 410.401 kilometers
  • 221.599 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
  • 254.621 miles
  • 409.772 kilometers
  • 221.259 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 San Luis Obispo County Regional Airport
City: San Luis Obispo, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SBP
ICAO Code: KSBP
Coordinates: 35°14′12″N, 120°38′31″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Palm Springs and San Luis Obispo.

Time Difference

Palm Springs, CA

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San Luis Obispo, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 63 kg (138 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Palm Springs (PSP) → San Luis Obispo (SBP).

Distance:
255
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
255

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