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Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and Sacramento, CA (SMF)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to Sacramento (Palm Springs International Airport – Sacramento International Airport) is 439 miles / 707 kilometers / 382 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 19 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to Sacramento (SMF) is 500 miles / 805 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 20 minutes.

Palm Springs – Sacramento

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439
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707
Kilometers
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382
Nautical miles

How far is Sacramento 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)
  • 439.316 miles
  • 707.010 kilometers
  • 381.755 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
  • 439.431 miles
  • 707.196 kilometers
  • 381.855 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 Sacramento International Airport is 1 hour 19 minutes.

Time difference

There is no time difference between Palm Springs and Sacramento.

Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Palm Springs to Sacramento generates about 90 kg of CO2 per passenger, 90 kilograms is equal to 198 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 Sacramento

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and Sacramento International Airport (SMF).

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 Sacramento International Airport
City: Sacramento, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SMF
ICAO Code: KSMF
Coordinates: 38°41′43″N, 121°35′27″W

Airlines flying from Palm Springs (PSP) to Sacramento (SMF)

Alaska Airlines