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Distance between Fargo, ND (FAR) and Jackson, MS (JAN)

Flight distance from Fargo to Jackson (Hector International Airport – Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport) is 1069 miles / 1721 kilometers / 929 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 31 minutes.

Driving distance from Fargo (FAR) to Jackson (JAN) is 1293 miles / 2081 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Hector International Airport (FAR) and Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN).

How far is Jackson from Fargo?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1069.109 miles
  • 1720.564 kilometers
  • 929.030 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
  • 1070.242 miles
  • 1722.388 kilometers
  • 930.015 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 Hector International Airport
City: Fargo, ND
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: FAR
ICAO Code: KFAR
Coordinates: 46°55′14″N, 96°48′56″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

There is no time difference between Fargo and Jackson.

Time Difference

Fargo, ND

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Jackson, MS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 155 kg (342 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Fargo (FAR) → Jackson (JAN).

Distance:
1069
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1069

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