# Distance between Jackson, MS (JAN) and Richmond, VA (RIC)

Flight distance from Jackson to Richmond (Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport – Richmond International Airport) is 807 miles / 1299 kilometers / 701 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Jackson (JAN) to Richmond (RIC) is 905 miles / 1457 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN) and Richmond International Airport (RIC).

## How far is Richmond from Jackson?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 807.054 miles
• 1298.827 kilometers
• 701.311 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
• 805.988 miles
• 1297.111 kilometers
• 700.384 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 Richmond International Airport
City: Richmond, VA
Country: United States
IATA Code: RIC
ICAO Code: KRIC
Coordinates: 37°30′18″N, 77°19′10″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 135 kg (299 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Jackson (JAN) → Richmond (RIC).

Distance:
807
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
807

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