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Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and State College, PA (SCE)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to State College (Palm Springs International Airport – University Park Airport) is 2164 miles / 3483 kilometers / 1881 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to State College (SCE) is 2494 miles / 4013 kilometers and travel time by car is about 42 hours 6 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and University Park Airport (SCE).

How far is State College from Palm Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2164.485 miles
  • 3483.400 kilometers
  • 1880.886 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
  • 2159.868 miles
  • 3475.971 kilometers
  • 1876.874 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 University Park Airport
City: State College, PA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SCE
ICAO Code: KUNV
Coordinates: 40°50′57″N, 77°50′55″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Palm Springs, CA

 PST

State College, PA

 EST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 236 kg (521 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Palm Springs (PSP) → State College (SCE).

Distance:
2164
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2164

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