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Distance between Lincoln, NE (LNK) and Jackson, MS (JAN)

Flight distance from Lincoln to Jackson (Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) – Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport) is 696 miles / 1120 kilometers / 605 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 49 minutes.

Driving distance from Lincoln (LNK) to Jackson (JAN) is 890 miles / 1433 kilometers and travel time by car is about 15 hours 54 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lincoln Airport (Nebraska) (LNK) and Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN).

How far is Jackson from Lincoln?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 695.807 miles
  • 1119.793 kilometers
  • 604.640 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
  • 696.362 miles
  • 1120.686 kilometers
  • 605.122 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 Lincoln Airport (Nebraska)
City: Lincoln, NE
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LNK
ICAO Code: KLNK
Coordinates: 40°51′3″N, 96°45′33″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

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Lincoln and Jackson.

Time Difference

Lincoln, NE

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Jackson, MS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 124 kg (274 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lincoln (LNK) → Jackson (JAN).

Distance:
696
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
696

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