# 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
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
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.

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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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