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Distance between Jackson, MS (JAN) and Punta Gorda, FL (PGD)

Flight distance from Jackson to Punta Gorda (Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport – Punta Gorda Airport (Florida)) is 612 miles / 984 kilometers / 532 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 39 minutes.

Driving distance from Jackson (JAN) to Punta Gorda (PGD) is 801 miles / 1289 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 8 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Jackson to Punta Gorda.

Shortest flight path between Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN) and Punta Gorda Airport (Florida) (PGD).

How far is Punta Gorda from Jackson?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 611.736 miles
  • 984.493 kilometers
  • 531.584 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
  • 611.699 miles
  • 984.434 kilometers
  • 531.552 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: JAN
ICAO Code: KJAN
Coordinates: 32°18′40″N, 90°4′33″W

B Punta Gorda Airport (Florida)
City: Punta Gorda, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PGD
ICAO Code: KPGD
Coordinates: 26°55′12″N, 81°59′25″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

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Punta Gorda, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 114 kg (252 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Jackson (JAN) → Punta Gorda (PGD).

Distance:
612
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
612

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