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Distance between Richmond, VA (RIC) and Jackson, TN (MKL)

Flight distance from Richmond to Jackson (Richmond International Airport – McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport) is 658 miles / 1059 kilometers / 572 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 44 minutes.

Driving distance from Richmond (RIC) to Jackson (MKL) is 759 miles / 1222 kilometers and travel time by car is about 13 hours 9 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Richmond International Airport (RIC) and McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport (MKL).

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)
  • 657.880 miles
  • 1058.756 kilometers
  • 571.682 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
  • 656.479 miles
  • 1056.500 kilometers
  • 570.464 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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: RIC
ICAO Code: KRIC
Coordinates: 37°30′18″N, 77°19′10″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

The time difference between Richmond and Jackson is 1 hour. Jackson is 1 hour behind Richmond.

Time Difference

Richmond, VA

 EST

Jackson, TN

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 120 kg (264 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Richmond (RIC) → Jackson (MKL).

Distance:
658
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
658

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