There are 2 ways to get from Memphis to Jackson by train, taxi or car

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Train, taxi  •  2 h 53 min

  1. Take the train from Memphis Central Station to Newbern-Dyersburg Amtrak City Of New Orleans
  2. Take a taxi from Newbern-Dyersburg Amtrak to Jackson

$128 - $189

1 alternative option

Drive  •  1 h 28 min

  1. Drive from Memphis to Jackson 84.4 miles

$8 - $12

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The distance between Memphis and Jackson is 77 miles. The road distance is 84.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Memphis to Jackson without a car is to train and taxi which takes 2 h 53 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 53 min to get from Memphis to Jackson, including transfers.

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Yes, the driving distance between Memphis to Jackson is 84 miles. It takes approximately 1 h 28 min to drive from Memphis to Jackson.

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There are 30+ hotels available in Jackson. Prices start at $46 USD per night.

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  • Distance: 77.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 53 min

What companies run services between Memphis, TN, USA and Jackson, TN, USA?

There is no direct connection from Memphis to Jackson. However, you can take the train to Newbern-Dyersburg Amtrak then take the taxi to Jackson. Alternatively, you can take the drive to Jackson.

Train operators

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
+1 1-800-872-7245
Train from Memphis Central Station to Newbern-Dyersburg Amtrak
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Once daily
Estimated price
$28 - $60
Coach Seat
$28 - $45
Flexi Coach Seat
$50 - $75
Business Coach Seat
$40 - $60
$150 - $220
Other operators
Taxi from Newbern-Dyersburg Amtrak to Jackson
Ave. Duration
1 h 13 min
Estimated price
$100 - $130

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