# 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
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
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.

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## 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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