# 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
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
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.

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## 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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