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Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and Tucson, AZ (TUS)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to Tucson (Palm Springs International Airport – Tucson International Airport) is 344 miles / 554 kilometers / 299 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 9 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to Tucson (TUS) is 386 miles / 621 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 33 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and Tucson International Airport (TUS).

How far is Tucson from Palm Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 344.141 miles
  • 553.842 kilometers
  • 299.051 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
  • 343.608 miles
  • 552.984 kilometers
  • 298.587 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 Tucson International Airport
City: Tucson, AZ
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TUS
ICAO Code: KTUS
Coordinates: 32°6′57″N, 110°56′27″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Palm Springs and Tucson is 1 hour. Tucson is 1 hour ahead of Palm Springs.

Time Difference

Palm Springs, CA

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Tucson, AZ

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 76 kg (167 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Palm Springs (PSP) → Tucson (TUS).

Distance:
344
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
344

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