# Distance between Memphis, TN (MEM) and Jackson, MS (JAN)

Flight distance from Memphis to Jackson (Memphis International Airport – Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport) is 188 miles / 303 kilometers / 164 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 51 minutes.

Driving distance from Memphis (MEM) to Jackson (JAN) is 209 miles / 336 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 41 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Memphis to Jackson.

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

## How far is Jackson from Memphis?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 188.322 miles
• 303.075 kilometers
• 163.648 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
• 188.794 miles
• 303.835 kilometers
• 164.058 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 Memphis International Airport
City: Memphis, TN
Country: United States
IATA Code: MEM
ICAO Code: KMEM
Coordinates: 35°2′32″N, 89°58′36″W

B 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

## Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Memphis and Jackson.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 53 kg (116 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Memphis (MEM) → Jackson (JAN).

Distance:
188
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
188

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