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Distance between San Jose, CA (SJC) and Palm Springs, CA (PSP)

Flight distance from San Jose to Palm Springs (San Jose International Airport – Palm Springs International Airport) is 390 miles / 628 kilometers / 339 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 14 minutes.

Driving distance from San Jose (SJC) to Palm Springs (PSP) is 450 miles / 724 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 0 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between San Jose International Airport (SJC) and Palm Springs International Airport (PSP).

How far is Palm Springs from San Jose?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 390.435 miles
  • 628.344 kilometers
  • 339.279 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
  • 390.232 miles
  • 628.018 kilometers
  • 339.103 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 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 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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between San Jose and Palm Springs.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 82 kg (182 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Jose (SJC) → Palm Springs (PSP).

Distance:
390
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
390

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