# 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
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
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.

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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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