# 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
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
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.

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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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