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Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Jackson, MS (JAN)

Distance from Lafayette to Jackson (Lafayette Regional Airport – Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport) is 184 miles / 296 kilometers / 160 nautical miles.

How far is Jackson from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 183.975 miles
  • 296.079 kilometers
  • 159.870 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
  • 184.166 miles
  • 296.387 kilometers
  • 160.036 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).

Flight duration

Estimated flight time from Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) to Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN) is 50 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Jackson.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 50 kg (111 pounds).

Airport information


A Lafayette Regional Airport
City: Lafayette, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LFT
ICAO Code: KLFT
Coordinates: 30°12′19″N, 91°59′15″W

B 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

Lafayette to Jackson flight path

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Jackson (JAN).

Elite level bonus (%):
Booking class bonus (%):
Air miles:
184
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In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
184

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