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Distance between Louisville, KY (SDF) and Jackson, MS (JAN)

Flight distance from Louisville to Jackson (Louisville International Airport – Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport) is 473 miles / 761 kilometers / 411 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 23 minutes.

Driving distance from Louisville (SDF) to Jackson (JAN) is 587 miles / 944 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 11 minutes.

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

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

How far is Jackson from Louisville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 472.736 miles
  • 760.795 kilometers
  • 410.796 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
  • 473.231 miles
  • 761.592 kilometers
  • 411.227 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 Louisville International Airport
City: Louisville, KY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: SDF
ICAO Code: KSDF
Coordinates: 38°10′27″N, 85°44′9″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 Louisville and Jackson is 1 hour. Jackson is 1 hour behind Louisville.

Time Difference

Louisville, KY

 EDT

Jackson, MS

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 95 kg (209 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Louisville (SDF) → Jackson (JAN).

Distance:
473
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
473

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