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Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and San Jose, CA (SJC)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to San Jose (Palm Springs International Airport – San Jose International Airport) is 390 miles / 628 kilometers / 339 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 14 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to San Jose (SJC) is 449 miles / 723 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 2 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and San Jose International Airport (SJC).

How far is San Jose from Palm Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 390.435 miles
  • 628.344 kilometers
  • 339.279 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
  • 390.232 miles
  • 628.018 kilometers
  • 339.103 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 Jose International Airport
City: San Jose, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SJC
ICAO Code: KSJC
Coordinates: 37°21′45″N, 121°55′44″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Palm Springs, CA

 PST

San Jose, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 82 kg (182 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Palm Springs (PSP) → San Jose (SJC).

Distance:
390
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
390

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