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The cheapest times to fly from PHX to PSP are

  • May 28th to June 17th (except the week of June 4th)
  • August 6th to February 25th (except the weeks of October 8th, October 29th, November 19th, November 26th, December 17th, December 24th, and February 12th)

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from PHX to PSP is early December. Prices can be as high as $525 for Sunday flights during mid April, or as low as $182 for Wednesday flights around early December.

 

When to Fly to Palm Springs

Flying from Phoenix, AZ (PHX) to Palm Springs, CA (PSP) will usually cost between $192 to $385 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early December with an average ticket price of $196. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is mid April, with an average price of $368. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $172 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $210 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PHX to PSP flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the PHX to PSP route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

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PHX to PSP Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PHX to PSP flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Phoenix. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.5, which is above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $55 (21%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $208. Return trip prices are from the PSP to PHX flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from PHX to PSP can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 27 minutes may be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is a nonstop flight from PHX to PSP while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) in Los Angeles, CA

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from PSP
  • Usually 21.00% less expensive than PSP
  • Nonstop flights available

See PHX to LAX flights

Destination alternative #2: Bob Hope Airport (BUR) in Burbank, CA

  • 109 miles (175 km) away from PSP
  • Usually 7.88% less expensive than PSP
  • Nonstop flights available

See PHX to BUR flights

Destination alternative #3: Ontario International Airport (ONT) in Ontario, CA

  • 65 miles (105 km) away from PSP
  • Usually 6.44% less expensive than PSP
  • Nonstop flights available

See PHX to ONT flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from PHX to PSP? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 6 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, Emirates, Frontier, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Palm Springs International Airport to Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 260 miles or 418 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from PHX to PSP?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PHX to PSP flight is about 1 hour 27 minutes.

How many flights go between Phoenix, AZ and Palm Springs, CA?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 55 available flights from PHX to PSP.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code PHX
Origination airport name Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport
City Phoenix, AZ
Country the United States
Latitude 33.4
Longitude -112

Return Airport

Destination code PSP
Destination airport name Palm Springs International Airport
City Palm Springs, CA
Country the United States
Latitude 33.8
Longitude -116.5

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from PHX to PSP tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 14% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 36% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave PSP heading for PHX about 4 minutes late. This does not significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Palm Springs, CA is about 1 minutes early. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • SkyWest: on time
  • Mesa: 7 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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