# 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
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
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.

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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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