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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 Flag of 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 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 Memphis and Jackson.

Time Difference

Memphis, TN

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Jackson, MS

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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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