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Distance between Asheville, NC (AVL) and Jackson, MS (JAN)

Flight distance from Asheville to Jackson (Asheville Regional Airport – Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport) is 484 miles / 778 kilometers / 420 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 24 minutes.

Driving distance from Asheville (AVL) to Jackson (JAN) is 569 miles / 916 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 17 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Asheville to Jackson.

Shortest flight path between Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) and Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN).

How far is Jackson from Asheville?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Asheville and Jackson. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 483.532 miles
  • 778.169 kilometers
  • 420.178 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
  • 482.934 miles
  • 777.207 kilometers
  • 419.658 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 Asheville Regional Airport
City: Asheville, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AVL
ICAO Code: KAVL
Coordinates: 35°26′10″N, 82°32′30″W

B Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport
City: Jackson, MS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: JAN
ICAO Code: KJAN
Coordinates: 32°18′40″N, 90°4′33″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Asheville and Jackson is 1 hour. Jackson is 1 hour behind Asheville.

Time Difference

Asheville, NC

 EST

Jackson, MS

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 96 kg (212 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Asheville (AVL) → Jackson (JAN).

Distance:
484
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
484

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