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Distance between Huntsville, AL (HSV) and Jackson, MS (JAN)

Flight distance from Huntsville to Jackson (Huntsville International Airport – Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport) is 249 miles / 401 kilometers / 216 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 58 minutes.

Driving distance from Huntsville (HSV) to Jackson (JAN) is 319 miles / 514 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 37 minutes.

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

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

How far is Jackson from Huntsville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 249.053 miles
  • 400.811 kilometers
  • 216.421 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
  • 249.004 miles
  • 400.733 kilometers
  • 216.379 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 Huntsville International Airport
City: Huntsville, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HSV
ICAO Code: KHSV
Coordinates: 34°38′13″N, 86°46′30″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 Huntsville and Jackson.

Time Difference

Huntsville, AL

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Jackson, MS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 62 kg (136 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Huntsville (HSV) → Jackson (JAN).

Distance:
249
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
249

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