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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Jackson, MS

 CST

Richmond, VA

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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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