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Distance between Sacramento, CA (SMF) and Palm Springs, CA (PSP)

Flight distance from Sacramento to Palm Springs (Sacramento International Airport – Palm Springs International Airport) is 439 miles / 707 kilometers / 382 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 19 minutes.

Driving distance from Sacramento (SMF) to Palm Springs (PSP) is 501 miles / 807 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 23 minutes.

Sacramento – Palm Springs

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439
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707
Kilometers
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382
Nautical miles

How far is Palm Springs from Sacramento?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 439.316 miles
  • 707.010 kilometers
  • 381.755 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
  • 439.431 miles
  • 707.196 kilometers
  • 381.855 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 Sacramento to Palm Springs is 1 hour 19 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Sacramento and Palm Springs.

Sacramento time to Palm Springs time converter

Time in Sacramento: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Palm Springs: 00:00

Current local times

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Sacramento to Palm Springs generates about 90 kg of CO2 per passenger, 90 kilograms is equal to 198 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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

Shortest flight path between Sacramento International Airport (SMF) and Palm Springs International Airport (PSP).

Airport information

Origin Sacramento International Airport
City: Sacramento, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SMF
ICAO Code: KSMF
Coordinates: 38°41′43″N, 121°35′27″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 Sacramento (SMF) to Palm Springs (PSP)

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