There are 4 ways to get from Salt Lake City to Jackson by plane, bus, train or car

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Fly  •  6 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Salt Lake City (SLC) to Jackson/Vicksburg (JAN) SLC - JAN

$218 - $798

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Bus  •  40 h 30 min

  1. Take the bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Denver, Co
  2. Take the bus from Denver, Co to Dallas, Tx
  3. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Jackson, Ms

$177 - $458

2 alternative options

Train  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from Salt Lake City Amtrak to Chicago Union Station California Zephyr
  2. Take the train from Chicago Union Station to Jackson Amtrak City Of New Orleans

$303 - $885

Drive  •  27 h 32 min

  1. Drive from Salt Lake City to Jackson 1759.9 miles

$170 - $250

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The cheapest way to get from Salt Lake City to Jackson is to drive which costs $170 - $250 and takes 27 h 32 min.

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The quickest way to get from Salt Lake City to Jackson is to fly which costs $210 - $800 and takes 6 h 42 min.

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No, there is no direct bus from Salt Lake City to Jackson. However, there are services departing from Salt Lake City, Ut and arriving at Jackson, Ms via Denver, Co and Dallas, Tx. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 30 min.

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No, there is no direct train from Salt Lake City to Jackson. However, there are services departing from Salt Lake City Amtrak and arriving at Jackson Amtrak via Chicago Union Station. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 2 days 2 h.

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The distance between Salt Lake City and Jackson is 1342 miles. The road distance is 1759.9 miles.

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The best way to get from Salt Lake City to Jackson without a car is to bus which takes 40 h 30 min and costs $170 - $460.

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It takes approximately 6 h 42 min to get from Salt Lake City to Jackson, including transfers.

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Salt Lake City to Jackson bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, depart from Salt Lake City, Ut station.

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Salt Lake City to Jackson train services, operated by Amtrak, depart from Salt Lake City Amtrak station.

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The best way to get from Salt Lake City to Jackson is to fly which takes 6 h 42 min and costs $210 - $800. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $170 - $460 and takes 40 h 30 min, you could also train, which costs $300 - $900 and takes 2 days 2 h.

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Map of how to get from Salt Lake City to Jackson.
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  • Distance: 1342.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 42 min

What companies run services between Salt Lake City, UT, USA and Jackson, MS, USA?

American Airlines, United Airlines and Delta fly from Salt Lake City to Jackson hourly. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Salt Lake City to Jackson via Denver, Co and Dallas, Tx in around 40 h 30 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Jackson/Vicksburg via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 39 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $750
Flights from Salt Lake City to Jackson/Vicksburg via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
8 h 42 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $850
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Jackson/Vicksburg via Houston
Ave. Duration
6 h 43 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Salt Lake City to Jackson/Vicksburg via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 21 min
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $900
Flights from Salt Lake City to Jackson/Vicksburg via Denver, Houston
Ave. Duration
7 h 15 min
When
Monday to Saturday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Salt Lake City to Jackson/Vicksburg via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$200 - $850
Train operators
Amtrak

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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Phone
+1 1-800-872-7245
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Salt Lake City Amtrak to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
34 h 20 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$200 - $300
Flexi Coach Seat
$360 - $550
Business Coach Seat
$430 - $600
Room
$750 - $1,100
Train from Chicago Union Station to Jackson Amtrak
Ave. Duration
15 h 7 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$100 - $290
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$100 - $160
Flexi Coach Seat
$180 - $260
Business Coach Seat
$210 - $290
Room
$420 - $600
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Salt Lake City, Ut to Denver, Co
Ave. Duration
12 h 15 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$55 - $140
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$55 - $90
Flexible
$100 - $140
Bus from Denver, Co to Dallas, Tx
Ave. Duration
17 h 25 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$75 - $200
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$75 - $130
Flexible
$150 - $200
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Jackson, Ms
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$45 - $120
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$45 - $75
Flexible
$90 - $120

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There is no direct flight from Salt Lake City Airport to Jackson/Vicksburg Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 53 min and has one stopover.

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Salt Lake City to Jackson bus services, operated by Greyhound USA, arrive at Jackson, Ms station.

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Jackson is 1 h ahead of Salt Lake City. It is currently 8:37 PM in Salt Lake City and 9:37 PM in Jackson.

Salt Lake City to Jackson train services, operated by Amtrak, arrive at Jackson Amtrak station.

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Yes, the driving distance between Salt Lake City to Jackson is 1760 miles. It takes approximately 27 h 32 min to drive from Salt Lake City to Jackson.

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American Airlines, Delta and United Airlines offer flights from Salt Lake City Airport to Jackson/Vicksburg Airport.

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Book your Salt Lake City to Jackson bus tickets online with Greyhound, Greyhound and Greyhound.

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There are 90+ hotels available in Jackson. Prices start at $59 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Salt Lake City to Salt Lake City Airport is to line 704 tram which takes 25 min and costs $3.

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