# Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Jackson, MS (JAN)

Flight distance from Richmond to Jackson (Richmond International Airport – Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport) is 807 miles / 1299 kilometers / 701 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Jackson (JAN) is 907 miles / 1460 kilometers and travel time by car is about 16 hours 8 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Richmond to Jackson.

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN).

## How far is Jackson from Richmond?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 807.054 miles
• 1298.827 kilometers
• 701.311 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
• 805.988 miles
• 1297.111 kilometers
• 700.384 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 Richmond International Airport
City: Richmond, VA
Country: United States
IATA Code: RIC
ICAO Code: KRIC
Coordinates: 37°30′18″N, 77°19′10″W

B Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport
City: Jackson, MS
Country: 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 Richmond and Jackson is 1 hour. Jackson is 1 hour behind Richmond.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 135 kg (299 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Jackson (JAN).

Distance:
807
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
807

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