Distance between Los Angeles CA and Palmdale CA

The distance from Los Angeles to Palmdale is 62 miles by road including 60 miles on motorways. Road takes approximately 1 hour and 4 minutes and goes through Santa Clarita and Vincent.

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Point Distance Time Fuel
Los Angeles 0 mi 0:00 00 min 0.0 gal
CA 170 CA 14 Truck 32 mi, 32 min
Santa Clarita 32 mi 0:32 32 min 0.9 gal
CA 14 22 mi, 22 min
Vincent 53 mi 0:55 55 min 1.8 gal
CA 14 8 mi, 08 min
Palmdale 62 mi 1:04 1 h 04 min 2.0 gal

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to drive from Los Angeles to Palmdale?

Fuel cost: 9 USD

This fuel cost is calculated as: (Route length 61.5 mi) / (Fuel consumption 29.4 mpg) * (Fuel price 4.31 USD / gal)

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How long is a car ride from Los Angeles to Palmdale?

Driving time: 1 h 4 min

This time is calculated for driving at the maximum permitted speed, taking into account traffic rules restrictions.

  • 16 mi with a maximum speed 65 mph = 14 min
  • 19 mi with a maximum speed 62 mph = 18 min
  • 11 mi with a maximum speed 55 mph = 11 min
  • 17 mi with a maximum speed 50 mph = 20 min

The calculated driving time does not take into account intermediate stops and traffic jams.

How far is Los Angeles to Palmdale by land?

The distance between Los Angeles and Palmdale is 61.5 mi by road including 60.3 mi on motorways.

Precise satellite coordinates of highways were used for this calculation. The start and finish points are the centers of Los Angeles and Palmdale respectively.

How far is Los Angeles to Palmdale by plane?

The shortest distance (air line, as the crow flies) between Los Angeles and Palmdale is 36.7 mi.

This distance is calculated using the Haversine formula as a great-circle distance between two points on the surface of a sphere. The start and finish points are the centers of Los Angeles and Palmdale respectively. Actual distance between airports may be different.

How many hours is Los Angeles from Palmdale by plane?

Boeing 737 airliner needs 4 min to cover the distance of 37 mi at a cruising speed of 497 mph.

Small plane "Cessna 172" needs 16 min to flight this distance at average speed of 136 mph.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, airport location and other real world factors.

How long is a helicopter ride from Los Angeles to Palmdale?

Fast helicopter "Eurocopter AS350" or "Hughes OH-6 Cayuse" need 14 min to cover the distance of 37 mi at a cruising speed of 149 mph.

Popular "Robinson R44" needs 16 min to flight this distance at average speed of 130 mph.

This time is approximate and do not take into account takeoff and landing times, aerodrome location and other real world factors.

What city is halfway between Los Angeles and Palmdale?

The halfway point between Los Angeles and Palmdale is Santa Clarita. It is located about 1 mi from the exact midpoint by road.

The distance from Santa Clarita to Los Angeles is 32 mi and driving will take about 32 min. The road between Santa Clarita and Palmdale has length 30 mi and will take approximately 31 min.

Where is Los Angeles in relation to Palmdale?

Los Angeles is located 37 mi south of Palmdale.

Los Angeles has geographic coordinates: latitude 34.05494, longitude -118.24448. Click here to see Los Angeles on map.

Palmdale has geographic coordinates: latitude 34.57931, longitude -118.11711. Click here to see Palmdale on map.

Which highway goes from Los Angeles to Palmdale?

The route from Los Angeles to Palmdale follows CA 14.

Other minor sections pass along the road:

  • CA 170: 10 mi
  • US 101: 10 mi
  • I 5: 7 mi
  • CA 2: 2 mi
  • I 5 Truck: 2 mi
  • CA 14 Truck: 1 mi
  • CA 138: 1 mi
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