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Distance between Jackson, MS (JAN) and Gainesville, FL (GNV)

Flight distance from Jackson to Gainesville (Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport – Gainesville Regional Airport) is 497 miles / 800 kilometers / 432 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 26 minutes.

Driving distance from Jackson (JAN) to Gainesville (GNV) is 580 miles / 933 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 13 minutes.

Jackson – Gainesville

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497
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800
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432
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How far is Gainesville from Jackson?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 496.911 miles
  • 799.700 kilometers
  • 431.803 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
  • 496.239 miles
  • 798.619 kilometers
  • 431.220 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 Jackson to Gainesville is 1 hour 26 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Jackson and Gainesville is 1 hour. Gainesville is 1 hour ahead of Jackson.

Jackson time to Gainesville time converter

Time in Jackson: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Gainesville: 00:00

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Jackson, MS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Jackson to Gainesville generates about 98 kg of CO2 per passenger, 98 kilograms is equal to 216 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Jackson to Gainesville

Shortest flight path between Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN) and Gainesville Regional Airport (GNV).

Airport information

Origin 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
Destination Gainesville Regional Airport
City: Gainesville, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: GNV
ICAO Code: KGNV
Coordinates: 29°41′24″N, 82°16′18″W