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Distance between San Diego, CA (SAN) and Jackson, MS (JAN)

Flight distance from San Diego to Jackson (San Diego International Airport – Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport) is 1579 miles / 2541 kilometers / 1372 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 29 minutes.

Driving distance from San Diego (SAN) to Jackson (JAN) is 1775 miles / 2856 kilometers and travel time by car is about 29 hours 10 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from San Diego to Jackson.

Shortest flight path between San Diego International Airport (SAN) and Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport (JAN).

How far is Jackson from San Diego?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 1578.846 miles
  • 2540.906 kilometers
  • 1371.980 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
  • 1575.558 miles
  • 2535.615 kilometers
  • 1369.122 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 San Diego International Airport
City: San Diego, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SAN
ICAO Code: KSAN
Coordinates: 32°44′0″N, 117°11′24″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 San Diego and Jackson is 2 hours. Jackson is 2 hours ahead of San Diego.

Time Difference

San Diego, CA

 PST

Jackson, MS

 CST

Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 185 kg (407 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

San Diego (SAN) → Jackson (JAN).

Distance:
1579
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1579

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