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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Tampa, FL

 EST

Jackson, TN

 CST

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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