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Distance between Seattle, WA (SEA) and Palm Springs, CA (PSP)

Flight distance from Seattle to Palm Springs (Seattle–Tacoma International Airport – Palm Springs International Airport) is 987 miles / 1589 kilometers / 858 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Driving distance from Seattle (SEA) to Palm Springs (PSP) is 1231 miles / 1981 kilometers and travel time by car is about 23 hours 23 minutes.

Seattle – Palm Springs

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987
Miles
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1589
Kilometers
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858
Nautical miles

How far is Palm Springs from Seattle?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 987.271 miles
  • 1588.859 kilometers
  • 857.915 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
  • 988.224 miles
  • 1590.393 kilometers
  • 858.743 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 Seattle to Palm Springs is 2 hours 22 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Seattle and Palm Springs.

Seattle time to Palm Springs time converter

Time in Seattle: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Palm Springs: 00:00

Current local times

Seattle, WA

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Palm Springs, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Seattle to Palm Springs generates about 150 kg of CO2 per passenger, 150 kilograms is equal to 331 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Seattle to Palm Springs

Shortest flight path between Seattle–Tacoma International Airport (SEA) and Palm Springs International Airport (PSP).

Airport information

Origin Seattle–Tacoma International Airport
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SEA
ICAO Code: KSEA
Coordinates: 47°26′56″N, 122°18′32″W
Destination 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

Airlines flying from Seattle (SEA) to Palm Springs (PSP)

Alaska Airlines