Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Jackson.
Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN).
How far is Jackson from Houston?
There are several ways to calculate distances between Houston and Jackson. Here are two common methods:Vincenty's formula (applied above)
- 359.239 miles
- 578.140 kilometers
- 312.170 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
- 358.984 miles
- 577.729 kilometers
- 311.949 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||Houston William P. Hobby Airport|
|B||Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport|
Time difference and current local times
There is no time difference between Houston and Jackson.
Carbon dioxide emissions
Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 78 kg (172 pounds).
Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator
Houston (HOU) → Jackson (JAN).