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Distance between Jackson, MS (JAN) and Tampa, FL (TPA)

Flight distance from Jackson to Tampa (Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport – Tampa International Airport) is 541 miles / 871 kilometers / 470 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 31 minutes.

Driving distance from Jackson (JAN) to Tampa (TPA) is 676 miles / 1088 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 38 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Jackson to Tampa.

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

How far is Tampa from Jackson?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 541.139 miles
  • 870.878 kilometers
  • 470.237 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
  • 540.908 miles
  • 870.506 kilometers
  • 470.036 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 Tampa International Airport
City: Tampa, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: TPA
ICAO Code: KTPA
Coordinates: 27°58′31″N, 82°31′59″W

Time difference and current local times

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

Time Difference

Jackson, MS

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Tampa, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 105 kg (231 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Jackson (JAN) → Tampa (TPA).

Distance:
541
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
541

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