# Distance between Knoxville, TN (TYS) and Jackson, TN (MKL)

Flight distance from Knoxville to Jackson (Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport – McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport) is 277 miles / 446 kilometers / 241 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 1 minutes.

Driving distance from Knoxville (TYS) to Jackson (MKL) is 319 miles / 514 kilometers and travel time by car is about 5 hours 32 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport (TYS) and McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport (MKL).

## How far is Jackson from Knoxville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 277.108 miles
• 445.962 kilometers
• 240.800 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
• 276.486 miles
• 444.961 kilometers
• 240.260 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 Knoxville McGhee Tyson Airport
City: Knoxville, TN
Country: United States
IATA Code: TYS
ICAO Code: KTYS
Coordinates: 35°48′39″N, 83°59′38″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 Knoxville and Jackson is 1 hour. Jackson is 1 hour behind Knoxville.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 66 kg (145 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Knoxville (TYS) → Jackson (MKL).

Distance:
277
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
277

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