# Distance between Valparaiso, FL (VPS) and Palmdale, CA (PMD)

Flight distance from Valparaiso to Palmdale (Destin–Fort Walton Beach Airport – Palmdale Regional Airport) is 1856 miles / 2987 kilometers / 1613 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Valparaiso (VPS) to Palmdale (PMD) is 2106 miles / 3390 kilometers and travel time by car is about 35 hours 49 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Valparaiso to Palmdale.

Shortest flight path between Destin–Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS) and Palmdale Regional Airport (PMD).

## How far is Palmdale from Valparaiso?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1856.093 miles
• 2987.092 kilometers
• 1612.901 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
• 1852.432 miles
• 2981.201 kilometers
• 1609.720 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 Destin–Fort Walton Beach Airport
City: Valparaiso, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: VPS
ICAO Code: KVPS
Coordinates: 30°28′59″N, 86°31′31″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 Valparaiso and Palmdale is 2 hours. Palmdale is 2 hours behind Valparaiso.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 205 kg (451 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Valparaiso (VPS) → Palmdale (PMD).

Distance:
1856
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1856

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