# Distance between Tampa, FL (TPA) and Jackson, TN (MKL)

Flight distance from Tampa to Jackson (Tampa International Airport – McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport) is 645 miles / 1039 kilometers / 561 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 43 minutes.

Driving distance from Tampa (TPA) to Jackson (MKL) is 843 miles / 1357 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 37 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Tampa to Jackson.

Shortest flight path between Tampa International Airport (TPA) and McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport (MKL).

## How far is Jackson from Tampa?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 645.409 miles
• 1038.685 kilometers
• 560.845 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
• 646.165 miles
• 1039.902 kilometers
• 561.502 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 Tampa International Airport
City: Tampa, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: TPA
ICAO Code: KTPA
Coordinates: 27°58′31″N, 82°31′59″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 Tampa and Jackson is 1 hour. Jackson is 1 hour behind Tampa.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 118 kg (261 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Tampa (TPA) → Jackson (MKL).

Distance:
645
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
645

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