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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 Flag of 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 Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Charlotte, NC

 EST

Muscle Shoals, AL

 CST

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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