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Distance between Dallas, TX (DAL) and Jackson, TN (MKL)

Flight distance from Dallas to Jackson (Dallas Love Field – McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport) is 492 miles / 792 kilometers / 428 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 25 minutes.

Driving distance from Dallas (DAL) to Jackson (MKL) is 537 miles / 864 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 18 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Dallas Love Field (DAL) and McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport (MKL).

How far is Jackson from Dallas?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 492.205 miles
  • 792.127 kilometers
  • 427.714 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
  • 491.471 miles
  • 790.946 kilometers
  • 427.077 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 Dallas Love Field
City: Dallas, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: DAL
ICAO Code: KDAL
Coordinates: 32°50′49″N, 96°51′6″W

B McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport
City: Jackson, TN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MKL
ICAO Code: KMKL
Coordinates: 35°35′59″N, 88°54′56″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Dallas and Jackson.

Time Difference

Dallas, TX

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Jackson, TN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 97 kg (215 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Dallas (DAL) → Jackson (MKL).

Distance:
492
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
492

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