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Distance between Seattle, WA (BFI) and Jackson, MS (JAN)

Flight distance from Seattle to Jackson (Seattle Boeing Field – Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport) is 1987 miles / 3197 kilometers / 1726 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Seattle (BFI) to Jackson (JAN) is 2522 miles / 4059 kilometers and travel time by car is about 42 hours 16 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Seattle Boeing Field (BFI) and Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN).

How far is Jackson from Seattle?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1986.757 miles
  • 3197.375 kilometers
  • 1726.444 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
  • 1984.010 miles
  • 3192.954 kilometers
  • 1724.057 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 Seattle Boeing Field
City: Seattle, WA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: BFI
ICAO Code: KBFI
Coordinates: 47°31′47″N, 122°18′7″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 Seattle and Jackson is 2 hours. Jackson is 2 hours ahead of Seattle.

Time Difference

Seattle, WA

 PST

Jackson, MS

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 216 kg (477 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Seattle (BFI) → Jackson (JAN).

Distance:
1987
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1987

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