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Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and Wales, AK (WAA)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to Wales (Palm Springs International Airport – Wales Airport (Alaska)) is 3040 miles / 4893 kilometers / 2642 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 6 hours 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to Wales (WAA) is 4421 miles / 7115 kilometers and travel time by car is about 163 hours 17 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and Wales Airport (Alaska) (WAA).

How far is Wales from Palm Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3040.289 miles
  • 4892.870 kilometers
  • 2641.939 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
  • 3035.668 miles
  • 4885.434 kilometers
  • 2637.924 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 Wales Airport (Alaska)
City: Wales, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: WAA
ICAO Code: PAIW
Coordinates: 65°37′21″N, 168°5′42″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Palm Springs and Wales is 1 hour. Wales is 1 hour behind Palm Springs.

Time Difference

Palm Springs, CA

 PST

Wales, AK

 AKST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 339 kg (747 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Palm Springs (PSP) → Wales (WAA).

Distance:
3040
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3040

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