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Distance between Valparaiso, FL (VPS) and Jackson, TN (MKL)

Flight distance from Valparaiso to Jackson (Destin–Fort Walton Beach Airport – McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport) is 379 miles / 610 kilometers / 329 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Valparaiso (VPS) to Jackson (MKL) is 477 miles / 768 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 7 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Destin–Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS) and McKellar–Sipes Regional Airport (MKL).

How far is Jackson from Valparaiso?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 378.880 miles
  • 609.749 kilometers
  • 329.238 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
  • 379.630 miles
  • 610.956 kilometers
  • 329.890 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 Destin–Fort Walton Beach Airport
City: Valparaiso, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: VPS
ICAO Code: KVPS
Coordinates: 30°28′59″N, 86°31′31″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

There is no time difference between Valparaiso and Jackson.

Time Difference

Valparaiso, FL

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Jackson, TN

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 80 kg (176 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Valparaiso (VPS) → Jackson (MKL).

Distance:
379
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
379

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