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Distance between Fairbanks, AK (FAI) and Jackson, MS (JAN)

Distance from Fairbanks to Jackson (Fairbanks International Airport – Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport) is 3288 miles / 5291 kilometers / 2857 nautical miles.

How far is Jackson from Fairbanks?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 3287.716 miles
  • 5291.066 kilometers
  • 2856.947 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
  • 3282.637 miles
  • 5282.892 kilometers
  • 2852.533 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Fairbanks International Airport (FAI) to Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN) is 6 hours 43 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Fairbanks and Jackson is 3 hours. Jackson is 3 hours ahead of Fairbanks.

Time Difference

Fairbanks
Jackson

Fairbanks, AK

 AKST

Jackson, MS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 374 kg (825 pounds).

Airport information


A Fairbanks International Airport
City: Fairbanks, AK
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAI
ICAO Code: PAFA
Coordinates: 64°48′54″N, 147°51′21″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

Map

Fairbanks to Jackson flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fairbanks (FAI) → Jackson (JAN).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
3288
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
3288

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