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Distance between Manhattan, KS (MHK) and Jackson, MS (JAN)

Flight distance from Manhattan to Jackson (Manhattan Regional Airport – Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport) is 599 miles / 964 kilometers / 520 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Manhattan (MHK) to Jackson (JAN) is 815 miles / 1311 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 24 minutes.

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

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

How far is Jackson from Manhattan?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 598.925 miles
  • 963.877 kilometers
  • 520.452 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
  • 599.213 miles
  • 964.341 kilometers
  • 520.702 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 Manhattan Regional Airport
City: Manhattan, KS
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MHK
ICAO Code: KMHK
Coordinates: 39°8′27″N, 96°40′14″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 Manhattan and Jackson.

Time Difference

Manhattan, KS

 CST

Jackson, MS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 113 kg (248 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Manhattan (MHK) → Jackson (JAN).

Distance:
599
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
599

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