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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Jackson, TN (MKL)

Distance from Houston to Jackson (William P. Hobby Airport – McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport) is 553 miles / 890 kilometers / 480 nautical miles.

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)
  • 552.938 miles
  • 889.868 kilometers
  • 480.490 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
  • 553.236 miles
  • 890.347 kilometers
  • 480.749 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 William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) to McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport (MKL) is 1 hour 32 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Houston and Jackson.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 106 kg (235 pounds).

Airport information


A William P. Hobby Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″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

Map

Houston to Jackson flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Jackson (MKL).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
553

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