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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Jackson, MS (JAN)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Jackson (Palm Beach International Airport – Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport) is 715 miles / 1151 kilometers / 621 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 51 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Jackson (JAN) is 848 miles / 1364 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 53 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from West Palm Beach to Jackson.

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN).

How far is Jackson from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 714.904 miles
  • 1150.526 kilometers
  • 621.235 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
  • 714.597 miles
  • 1150.033 kilometers
  • 620.968 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 Palm Beach International Airport
City: West Palm Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′44″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

The time difference between West Palm Beach and Jackson is 1 hour. Jackson is 1 hour behind West Palm Beach.

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

 EST

Jackson, MS

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 126 kg (278 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Jackson (JAN).

Distance:
715
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
715

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