Distance from Baton Rouge, LA to Jackson, MS

Distance

173 mi

Time

2 hours 36 mins

Gas Cost

$16 - $30

There are 139.10 miles from Baton Rouge to Jackson in northeast direction and 173 miles (278.42 kilometers) by car, following the I-55 N route.

Baton Rouge and Jackson are 2 hours 36 mins far apart, if you drive non-stop .

This is the fastest route from Baton Rouge, LA to Jackson, MS. The halfway point is Chatawa, MS.

Baton Rouge, LA and Jackson, MS are in the same time zone (CDT). Current time in both locations is 4:28 pm.

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Gas Consumption and Emissions

A car with a fuel efficiency of MPG will need 6.95 gallons of gas to cover the route between Baton Rouge, LA and Jackson, MS.

The estimated cost of gas to go from Baton Rouge to Jackson is $21.88.

During the route, an average car will release 136.09 pounds of CO2 to the atmosphere. The carbon footprint would be 0.79 pounds of CO2 per mile.


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Halfway Point Between Baton Rouge, LA and Jackson, MS

If you want to meet halfway between Baton Rouge, LA and Jackson, MS or just make a stop in the middle of your trip, the exact coordinates of the halfway point of this route are 31.080027 and -90.492416, or 31º 4' 48.0972" N, 90º 29' 32.6976" W. This location is 86.48 miles away from Baton Rouge, LA and Jackson, MS and it would take approximately 1 hour 18 mins to reach the halfway point from both locations.

Closest City or Town to Halfway Point

The closest town to the halfway point is Chatawa, MS, situated 84 miles from Baton Rouge, LA and 92 miles from Jackson, MS. It would take 1 hour 21 mins to go from Baton Rouge to Chatawa and 1 hour 24 mins to go from Jackson to Chatawa.



Weather in Baton Rouge and Jackson

Compare the weather today and the next four days in Baton Rouge, LA and Jackson, MS:

Baton Rouge

Rain on Monday through Thursday.

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Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Partly cloudy day Rain Rain
94° 75° 94° 77° 91° 76° 87° 75° 84° 74°
17% Rain probability 34% Rain probability 29% Rain probability 82% Rain probability 63% Rain probability
3 277 degrees 4 258 degrees 5 246 degrees 5 260 degrees 5 352 degrees

Jackson

Rain on Monday.

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Jul 30
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Jul 31
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Aug 1
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Clear day Clear day Partly cloudy day Rain Partly cloudy day
96° 76° 97° 77° 96° 76° 82° 71° 87° 71°
8% Rain probability 4% Rain probability 36% Rain probability 95% Rain probability 24% Rain probability
3 327 degrees 4 260 degrees 6 273 degrees 4 358 degrees 5 3 degrees

Lowest Price Rental Cars in Baton Rouge, LA

Planning on renting a car to go from Baton Rouge, LA to Jackson, MS? Here there are some offers to rent a car in or near Baton Rouge, LA:

Small

Small cars

From $14

Intermediate

Intermediate cars

From $18

Full-size

Full-size cars

From $24

SUVs

SUVs

From $28

Vans

Vans

From $40


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Distance conversions

Checkout the distance in miles, kilometers and nautical miles between Baton Rouge, LA and Jackson, MS in this table:

Distance type Miles Kilometers Nautical miles
Straight line distance 139.10 mi 223.85 km 120.87 nautical mi
Driving distance 173 mi 278.36 km 150.30 nautical mi

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