Distance from Sacramento, CA to Palm Springs, CA

Distance

489 mi

Time

7 hours 22 mins

Gas Cost

$63 - $122

There are 428.68 miles from Sacramento to Palm Springs in southeast direction and 489 miles (786.97 kilometers) by car, following the I-5 S route.

Sacramento and Palm Springs are 7 hours 22 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop .

This is the fastest route from Sacramento, CA to Palm Springs, CA. The halfway point is Lost Hills, CA.

Sacramento, CA and Palm Springs, CA are in the same time zone (PDT). Current time in both locations is 4:51 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with a fuel efficiency of MPG will need 19.65 gallons of gas to cover the route between Sacramento, CA and Palm Springs, CA.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Sacramento to Palm Springs is $88.22.

During the route, an average car will release 384.96 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. The carbon footprint would be 0.79 pounds of CO2 per mile.


Best Hotels In or Near Palm Springs, CA

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Halfway Point Between Sacramento, CA and Palm Springs, CA

If you want to meet halfway between Sacramento, CA and Palm Springs, CA or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 35.528973 and -119.562126, or 35º 31' 44.3028" N, 119º 33' 43.6536" W. This location is 244.63 miles away from Sacramento, CA and Palm Springs, CA and it would take approximately 3 hours 41 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Lost Hills, CA, situated 244 miles from Sacramento, CA and 250 miles from Palm Springs, CA. It would take 3 hours 35 mins to go from Sacramento to Lost Hills and 3 hours 53 mins to go from Palm Springs to Lost Hills.

Major Cities Along the Route

Some major cities along the route include San Bernardino, CA,Rialto, CA,Fontana, CA,Rancho Cucamonga, CA,Ontario, CA,Pomona, CA,West Covina, CA,El Monte, CA,Pasadena, CA,East Los Angeles, CA,Los Angeles, CA,Glendale, CA,Burbank, CA,Santa Clarita, CA, and Stockton, CA.


Weather in Sacramento and Palm Springs

Compare the weather today and the next four days in Sacramento, CA and Palm Springs, CA:

Sacramento

No precipitation throughout the week.

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6 245 degrees 11 200 degrees 8 209 degrees 11 214 degrees 9 307 degrees

Palm Springs

No precipitation throughout the week.

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102° 77° 100° 75° 98° 71° 97° 71° 94° 69°
0% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 0% Rain probability 0% Rain probability
6 181 degrees 7 253 degrees 9 266 degrees 8 267 degrees 7 265 degrees

Lowest Price Rental Cars in Sacramento, CA

Planning on renting a car to go from Sacramento, CA to Palm Springs, CA? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near Sacramento, CA:

Small

Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

SUVs

From $28

Vans

Vans

From $40


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Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Sacramento, CA and Palm Springs, CA in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 428.68 mi 689.89 km 372.51 nautical mi
Driving distance 489 mi 787.38 km 425.15 nautical mi

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