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Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and San Francisco, CA (SFO)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to San Francisco (Palm Springs International Airport – San Francisco International Airport) is 421 miles / 677 kilometers / 366 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 17 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to San Francisco (SFO) is 481 miles / 774 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 8 minutes.

Palm Springs – San Francisco

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421
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677
Kilometers
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366
Nautical miles

How far is San Francisco 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)
  • 420.652 miles
  • 676.973 kilometers
  • 365.536 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
  • 420.422 miles
  • 676.603 kilometers
  • 365.336 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 Francisco International Airport is 1 hour 17 minutes.

Time difference

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

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Palm Springs to San Francisco generates about 87 kg of CO2 per passenger, 87 kilograms is equal to 192 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 Francisco

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO).

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 Francisco International Airport
City: San Francisco, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SFO
ICAO Code: KSFO
Coordinates: 37°37′8″N, 122°22′30″W

Airlines flying from Palm Springs (PSP) to San Francisco (SFO)

Alaska Airlines
American Airlines
Delta Air Lines
KLM
United Airlines