# Distance between Charlotte, NC (CLT) and Muscle Shoals, AL (MSL)

Flight distance from Charlotte to Muscle Shoals (Charlotte Douglas International Airport – Northwest Alabama Regional Airport) is 380 miles / 611 kilometers / 330 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 13 minutes.

Driving distance from Charlotte (CLT) to Muscle Shoals (MSL) is 493 miles / 794 kilometers and travel time by car is about 8 hours 57 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Charlotte to Muscle Shoals.

Shortest flight path between Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) and Northwest Alabama Regional Airport (MSL).

## How far is Muscle Shoals from Charlotte?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Charlotte and Muscle Shoals. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 379.582 miles
• 610.878 kilometers
• 329.848 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
• 378.753 miles
• 609.543 kilometers
• 329.127 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).

## Airport information

A Charlotte Douglas International Airport
City: Charlotte, NC
Country: United States
IATA Code: CLT
ICAO Code: KCLT
Coordinates: 35°12′50″N, 80°56′35″W

B Northwest Alabama Regional Airport
City: Muscle Shoals, AL
Country: United States
IATA Code: MSL
ICAO Code: KMSL
Coordinates: 34°44′43″N, 87°36′36″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Charlotte and Muscle Shoals is 1 hour. Muscle Shoals is 1 hour behind Charlotte.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 81 kg (178 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Charlotte (CLT) → Muscle Shoals (MSL).

Distance:
380
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
380

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