Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Jackson.
Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN).
How far is Jackson from Des Moines?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Jackson. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 666.098 miles
- 1071.980 kilometers
- 578.823 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
- 667.155 miles
- 1073.683 kilometers
- 579.742 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).
|A||Des Moines International Airport|
|City:||Des Moines, IA|
|B||Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport|
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Des Moines and Jackson.
Des Moines, IA
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 121 kg (266 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Des Moines (DSM) → Jackson (JAN).