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Distance between Chicago, IL (ORD) and Jackson, TN (MKL)

Flight distance from Chicago to Jackson (Chicago O'Hare International Airport – McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport) is 443 miles / 714 kilometers / 385 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 20 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (ORD) to Jackson (MKL) is 505 miles / 812 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 59 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago O'Hare International Airport (ORD) and McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport (MKL).

How far is Jackson from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 443.360 miles
  • 713.519 kilometers
  • 385.270 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
  • 444.065 miles
  • 714.654 kilometers
  • 385.882 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 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

B McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport
City: Jackson, TN
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MKL
ICAO Code: KMKL
Coordinates: 35°35′59″N, 88°54′56″W

Time difference and current local times

There is no time difference between Chicago and Jackson.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

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Jackson, TN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 90 kg (199 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (ORD) → Jackson (MKL).

Distance:
443
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
443

Round trip?