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Distance between Asheville, NC (AVL) and Muscle Shoals, AL (MSL)

Flight distance from Asheville to Muscle Shoals (Asheville Regional Airport – Northwest Alabama Regional Airport) is 291 miles / 468 kilometers / 253 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Asheville (AVL) to Muscle Shoals (MSL) is 376 miles / 605 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 48 minutes.

Asheville – Muscle Shoals

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291
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468
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253
Nautical miles

How far is Muscle Shoals from Asheville?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 291.069 miles
  • 468.430 kilometers
  • 252.932 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth’s surface, using an ellipsoidal model of the earth.

Haversine formula
  • 290.457 miles
  • 467.445 kilometers
  • 252.400 nautical miles

The haversine formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points assuming a spherical earth (great-circle distance – the shortest distance between two points).

How long does it take to fly from Asheville to Muscle Shoals?

Estimated flight time from Asheville Regional Airport to Northwest Alabama Regional Airport is 1 hour 3 minutes.

What is the time difference between Asheville and Muscle Shoals?

The time difference between Asheville and Muscle Shoals is 1 hour. Muscle Shoals is 1 hour behind Asheville.
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Flight carbon footprint between Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) and Northwest Alabama Regional Airport (MSL)

On average flying from Asheville to Muscle Shoals generates about 68 kg of CO2 per passenger, 68 kilograms is equal to 150 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Asheville to Muscle Shoals

Shortest flight path between Asheville Regional Airport (AVL) and Northwest Alabama Regional Airport (MSL).

Airport information

Origin Asheville Regional Airport
City: Asheville, NC
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: AVL
ICAO Code: KAVL
Coordinates: 35°26′10″N, 82°32′30″W
Destination Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
City: Muscle Shoals, AL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSL
ICAO Code: KMSL
Coordinates: 34°44′43″N, 87°36′36″W