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Distance between Jackson, MS (JAN) and Houston, TX (HOU)

Distance from Jackson to Houston (Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport – William P. Hobby Airport) is 359 miles / 578 kilometers / 312 nautical miles.

How far is Houston from Jackson?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Jackson and Houston. 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN) to William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) is 1 hour 10 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Jackson and Houston.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 77 kg (169 pounds).

Airport information


A 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

B 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

Map

Jackson to Houston flight map.

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Jackson (JAN) → Houston (HOU).

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Air miles:
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
359

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