Jackson-Medgar Airport (HKS)

Location details, contact information, airlines, departure and arrival flight status, transportation, facilities and services, parking, special passenger amenities, nearby hotels and answers to passengers' frequently asked questions.


 Passenger Guide

Jackson-Medgar Wiley Evers International Airport, opened in 1963, is the most important in Mississippi,and operates daily scheduled domestic flights.

Official Website: jmaa.com
Number of Terminals - 1 -
Airlines: American, Delta, Frontier, United, Via Air
Annual passenger traffic:
Tel: +1 601.939.5631


The airport is 6 miles (9 km) east of Jackson, across the Pearl River.

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What services does Jackson-Medgar Airport (HKS) facilities include

ATM cash machines

Free WiFi

Available in the main terminal area, restaurants, departure concourses, rental car check-in and baggage claim. Look for the signs offering Free WiFi.

Sports Café

Convenient store serving fresh sandwiches and salads made daily, cold beverages, snacks and Mississippi€™s own Bass Pecans.

Newstand and gift shop before and after the Security Checkpoints

Lost and Found - For items lost at a security checkpoint, call the TSA lost and found line at 601-420-6945.


Accommodation near Jackson-Medgar Airport (HKS)

Hilton Garden Inn Jackson/Flowood (2.9 km), Sleep Inn (3.2 km)


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Public and private transportation


Citicab Co. tel 601.355.8319
Deluxe Cab Co. tel 601.948.4761
Jackson Taxi tel 601.292.1100
Yellow Cab Co. Inc. tel 601.922.9991


Bus Supply Charters, Inc. tel 601.684.2900
Capital Trailways Charter tel 601.939.0519
Cline Tours, Inc.tel 601.605.4483

Limousines - some of the companies include:

C & E Courtesy Limousine Service  tel 601.331.3796
Celebrity Limousines tel 601.362.4055
Deluxe Limousine Service, Inc. tel 601.939.0110
Executive Limousine Service tel 601.497.3593


Car rental agencies

The rental car counter is located on Terminal Level 1 across from the baggage claim area.

Parking services at Jackson-Medgar Airport (HKS)

A Garage

B Surface Lot

C Long Term Lot - w/Shuttle Bus Pick Up and Drop Off

D Cell Phone Lot - Designated parking for Pick Up of Passengers

Accessible Transportation - The Disabled Passenger Shuttle Service is available 24 hours per day, 7 days a week to and from the Long Term Lot. Anyone needing the Shuttle service should call Republic Parking at 601-932-6520.

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Facilities for passengers with special needs

Special assistance for elderly and /or disabled passengers should be arranged directly with your airline in advance. Sky Caps are available on the terminal front for additional assistance.

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Latest updates: April 22, 2019