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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Jackson, MS (JAN)

Flight distance from Chicago to Jackson (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport) is 677 miles / 1090 kilometers / 589 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 46 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Jackson (JAN) is 761 miles / 1224 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 1 minutes.

Chicago – Jackson

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677
Miles
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1090
Kilometers
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589
Nautical miles

How far is Jackson from Chicago?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 677.287 miles
  • 1089.988 kilometers
  • 588.546 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
  • 678.503 miles
  • 1091.945 kilometers
  • 589.603 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 Chicago to Jackson is 1 hour 46 minutes.

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Chicago and Jackson.

Chicago time to Jackson time converter

Time in Chicago: 00:00 ⇆ Time in Jackson: 00:00

Current local times

Chicago, IL

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Jackson, MS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

On average flying from Chicago to Jackson generates about 122 kg of CO2 per passenger, 122 kilograms is equal to 269 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Chicago to Jackson

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN).

Airport information

Origin Chicago O'Hare International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ORD
ICAO Code: KORD
Coordinates: 41°58′42″N, 87°54′17″W
Destination 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

Airlines flying from Chicago (ORD) to Jackson (JAN)

United Airlines