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Distance between San Jose, CA (SJC) and Palmdale, CA (PMD)

Distance from San Jose to Palmdale (San Jose International Airport – Palmdale Regional Airport) is 286 miles / 460 kilometers / 249 nautical miles.

How far is Palmdale from San Jose?

There are several ways to calculate distances between San Jose and Palmdale. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 286.125 miles
  • 460.474 kilometers
  • 248.636 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
  • 286.022 miles
  • 460.308 kilometers
  • 248.546 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 San Jose International Airport (SJC) to Palmdale Regional Airport (PMD) is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between San Jose and Palmdale.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 64 kg (142 pounds).

Airport information


A San Jose International Airport
City: San Jose, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SJC
ICAO Code: KSJC
Coordinates: 37°21′45″N, 121°55′44″W

B Palmdale Regional Airport
City: Palmdale, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PMD
ICAO Code: KPMD
Coordinates: 34°37′45″N, 118°5′5″W

Map

San Jose to Palmdale flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Jose (SJC) → Palmdale (PMD).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
286

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