# 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
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
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.

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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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