Private jet charter from Florida to Mississippi
Home to nearly three million people, there’s always something going on in the southern U.S. state of Mississippi. Affectionately dubbed “The Hospitality State”, this buzzing destination’s event calendar is dominated by music, food and arts festivals. If you’re traveling to Mississippi from Florida, read on for our handy travel guide – from arrival and departure airports to possible routes and charter jets.
Florida’s private jet airports
Florida is a southeastern U.S. state bordered by Alabama to the northwest and Georgia in the north. Home to over 20 million people, Sunshine State’s main cities include Orlando, Miami and state capital Tallahassee. Listed below are Florida’s top five cities and their serving airports:
Home to over 450,000 people, Miami is a gateway to Florida’s exclusive and luxurious districts and beaches. Miami International Airport and Miami Executive Airport, located in Miami-Dade County, serve the city’s travelers more than any other airport. For a quieter alternative, consider Miami County Airport, situated three miles southwest of Paola.
The largest city in northeastern Florida, Jacksonville is the state’s most popular surfing and sporting hub. World-famous leisure activities, combined with the centrally located International Airport and Executive at Craig Airport, make this the perfect destination for both business and pleasure.
Fort Lauderdale’s beaches and oceanside promenade are loved by residents and vacationers alike. Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport is one of the state’s most popular airports; but if you’re looking to avoid large crowds, consider the quieter Fort Lauderdale Executive Airport.
Orlando in central Florida is the theme park capital of the world, home to Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando and Universal Studios. Orlando Executive Airport, Orlando Apopka Airport and Orlando Sanford International Airport are the city’s three best airports for private jet charters.
Located in south Florida, fashionable Palm Beach boasts high-end boutiques, galleries and restaurants. If you’re looking to escape here for a vacation, consider landing at Palm Beach International Airport or North Palm Beach County General Aviation Airport. Both of these airports are situated in the West Palm Beach region.
Private jet airports in Mississippi
Mississippi is bordered by Tennessee in the north, Alabama in the east, and Louisiana and Arkansas across the Mississippi river to the west. It also shares a narrow stretch of the Gulf of Mexico. Festivals and celebrations of culture, music and food take place throughout the year all over The Magnolia State, often in cities such as Jackson, Biloxi and Gulfport. To join the festivities, charter a jet to one of Mississippi’s top city airports listed below.
Located in Hinds County, Jackson is Mississippi’s capital and most populous city, with over 170,000 residents. Home to attractions including Jackson Zoo, Jackson Volcano and The Oaks House Museum, Jackson is served by Jackson Airport; Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport, located 12 miles from Jackson city centre; and Hawkins Field Airport, which sits three miles northwest of Jackson. All three airports can accommodate domestic and foreign private jet charters.
Home to more than 46,000 people, Hattiesburg boasts the beautiful Paul B. Johnson State Park. Arrange a private jet charter to Hattiesburg Bobby L. Chain Municipal Airport or Hattiesburg-Laurel Regional Airport to visit this incredible city.
Gulfport & Biloxi
Sitting on the Gulf of Mexico, Gulfport is famed for its long beaches on the Mississippi Sound while Biloxi is known for its casinos. Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport, located three miles northeast of Biloxi’s central business district, serves both cities.
The birthplace of rock ’n’ roll legend Elvis Presley, Tupelo’s main attractions include the Elvis Presley Museum, Buffalo Park & Zoo and Tupelo Automobile Museum. Arrange your private jet charter to Tupelo Regional Airport, located three miles west of the city’s central business district.
How long is the flight from Florida to Georgia?
It can take anywhere from one-and-a-half to two hours to fly from Florida to Mississippi. Here are some examples of private jet charter journeys and flight times:
- Flying from Miami International Airport to Gulfport-Biloxi International Airport takes, on average, an hour and 45 minutes. A mid-size jet like the Bombardier Learjet 55 could complete this journey for you and six other passengers in speed and comfort.
- Flying from Jacksonville International Airport to Hawkins Field Airport takes, on average, around an hour and a half. The Cessna Citation Bravo could complete this trip for you and six other passengers with ease and style.
- A flight from Palm Beach International Airport to Tupelo Regional Airport takes about two hours on average. The mid-size jet Embraer Legacy 450 could easily complete this journey for you and seven other passengers.
Top 2018 events in Mississippi
Mississippi has an exciting lineup of events for 2018. Hard Rock Live at the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Biloxi hosts a range of music and entertainment events all year round, including Michael Jackson tribute concert ‘MJ Live’ in June and country star Billy Currington’s ‘Stay Up 'Til The Sun’ tour in August. The Crawfish Music Festival takes place in April at the iconic Mississippi Coast Coliseum, which blends world-class music performances and perfectly prepared crawfish dishes. Later in the year, the 41st Annual Delta Blues & Heritage Festival takes center stage in Greenville in September, while the Mississippi International Film festival and Mississippi State Fair returns to Jackson in October.
How much does it cost to charter a jet from Florida to Mississippi?
The cost of a private jet charter from Florida to Mississippi varies depending on the journey time and the aircraft used. To calculate the price of a private jet charter, try our easy-to-use pricing tool, contact us here or call us on +1 416 628 941. Allow Air Charter Service to arrange a bespoke and luxurious private jet charter from Florida to Mississippi or further afield, getting your trip off to the best start possible.