Reserve a ride with Uber in advance at Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport
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How to get a ride from Jackson Airport
Request when you’re ready to walk outside
Choose a ride option that suits your group size and luggage storage needs. And select your pickup location in the app.
Exit on the arrivals level
Head to the pickup location you selected. Your driver will meet you curbside on the first floor.
Look for your driver
If you can’t find your driver, contact them through the app.
Jackson Airport map
Top questions from riders
- Do Uber driver-partners pick up at Jackson Airport?
- How much will an Uber trip to Jackson Airport cost?
The cost of an Uber trip to (or from) Jackson Airport depends on factors that include the type of ride you request, the estimated length and duration of the trip, tolls, and current demand for rides.
You can see an estimate of the price before you request by entering your pickup spot and destination in Uber’s price estimator above. Then, when you request a ride you’ll see your actual price in the app based on real-time factors.
- Where do I meet my driver for an airport pickup?
Pickup locations may depend on the type of ride you request and the size of the airport. Follow the instructions in the app about where to meet your driver. You can also look for signs that point to designated airport ridesharing zones. If you can’t find your driver, contact them through the app.
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Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport visitor information
Jackson–Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport serves the city of Jackson, Mississippi, and handles around 1 million travelers annually. JAN Airport is about a 17-minute drive in ideal road and traffic conditions from downtown Jackson, which is located 12 miles (19 kilometers) from the airport.
Jackson Airport terminal
JAN Airport has one main passenger terminal with 3 levels. There are no international flights and no airport lounges at JAN Airport. You can plan your trip using the information below.
Jackson Airport airlines
Dining at Jackson Airport
JAN Airport offers travelers several dining options, including a sit-down restaurant, cafes, and a snack kiosk. Find coffee, snacks, and more at the JAN Airport Starbucks. Food and beverages for purchase include sandwiches, salads, barbecue, and coffee drinks.
Things to do at Jackson Airport
A gift store selling gifts, magazines, books, newspapers, and snacks is located on Floor 2 of the terminal. Travelers can view art displays on Floor 2, as well as exhibits about Mississippi’s musicians, within the terminal building.
Hotels near Jackson Airport
Whether you have a layover or an overnight flight delay, or you need a place to stay for a visit near JAN Airport, there are more than 25 hotels and accommodations nearby.
Points of interest near Jackson Airport
- Jackson Volcano
- LeFleur’s Bluff State Park
- Mississippi State Capitol
- Natchez Trace Multi-Use Trail
Find more information about JAN Airport here.