# Distance between Jackson, MS (JAN) and Lancaster, PA (LNS)

Flight distance from Jackson to Lancaster (Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport – Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)) is 938 miles / 1509 kilometers / 815 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 16 minutes.

Driving distance from Jackson (JAN) to Lancaster (LNS) is 1065 miles / 1714 kilometers and travel time by car is about 18 hours 45 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Jackson to Lancaster.

Shortest flight path between Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN) and Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania) (LNS).

## How far is Lancaster from Jackson?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 937.742 miles
• 1509.149 kilometers
• 814.875 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
• 936.954 miles
• 1507.881 kilometers
• 814.191 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 Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport
City: Jackson, MS
Country: United States
IATA Code: JAN
ICAO Code: KJAN
Coordinates: 32°18′40″N, 90°4′33″W

B Lancaster Airport (Pennsylvania)
City: Lancaster, PA
Country: United States
IATA Code: LNS
ICAO Code: KLNS
Coordinates: 40°7′18″N, 76°17′45″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 146 kg (323 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Jackson (JAN) → Lancaster (LNS).

Distance:
938
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
938

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