# 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
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
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.

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## 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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