Jackson International Airport (JAN)
Location: The airport is five miles (8km) from Jackson
Time: GMT -6 (GMT -5 from March to
Transport to the city is available outside the baggage claim
area on Terminal level 1. Taxis are available for transport to
Jackson city centre and surrounding areas. Shuttle van companies
also provide shared door-to-door services and should ideally be
booked in advance.
Car hire companies represented at the airport include Avis,
Budget, Hertz and National. All have desks in Arrivals.
Taxis are undoubtedly the most convenient way to travel from the
airport into downtown Jackson. Simply hail a taxi outside of the
Arrivals hall; the meter should be turned on for the duration of
The airport has ATMs, shops, bars and restaurants. Disabled
facilities are good, those with special requirements should inform
their airline in advance. A Disabled Passenger Shuttle Service is
available 24 hours a day to transport those with special needs
around the airport.
Long and short-term parking is available.
Departure Tax: None.