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Distance between Sioux City, IA (SUX) and Palmdale, CA (PMD)

Flight distance from Sioux City to Palmdale (Sioux Gateway Airport – Palmdale Regional Airport) is 1288 miles / 2072 kilometers / 1119 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 56 minutes.

Driving distance from Sioux City (SUX) to Palmdale (PMD) is 1578 miles / 2540 kilometers and travel time by car is about 26 hours 27 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Sioux City to Palmdale.

Shortest flight path between Sioux Gateway Airport (SUX) and Palmdale Regional Airport (PMD).

How far is Palmdale from Sioux City?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1287.563 miles
  • 2072.132 kilometers
  • 1118.862 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
  • 1285.376 miles
  • 2068.613 kilometers
  • 1116.962 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 Sioux Gateway Airport
City: Sioux City, IA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SUX
ICAO Code: KSUX
Coordinates: 42°24′9″N, 96°23′3″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

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Sioux City and Palmdale is 2 hours. Palmdale is 2 hours behind Sioux City.

Time Difference

Sioux City, IA

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Palmdale, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 166 kg (366 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sioux City (SUX) → Palmdale (PMD).

Distance:
1288
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1288

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