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Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and Knoxville, TN (TYS)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to Knoxville (Palm Springs International Airport – Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport) is 1845 miles / 2969 kilometers / 1603 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to Knoxville (TYS) is 2107 miles / 3391 kilometers and travel time by car is about 35 hours 48 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS).

How far is Knoxville from Palm Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1844.865 miles
  • 2969.022 kilometers
  • 1603.144 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
  • 1840.838 miles
  • 2962.541 kilometers
  • 1599.644 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 Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport
City: Knoxville, TN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TYS
ICAO Code: KTYS
Coordinates: 35°48′39″N, 83°59′38″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Palm Springs, CA

 PST

Knoxville, TN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 204 kg (449 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Palm Springs (PSP) → Knoxville (TYS).

Distance:
1845
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1845

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