# Distance between Eastsound, WA (ESD) and Muscle Shoals, AL (MSL)

Flight distance from Eastsound to Muscle Shoals (Orcas Island Airport – Northwest Alabama Regional Airport) is 2039 miles / 3281 kilometers / 1771 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 21 minutes.

Driving distance from Eastsound (ESD) to Muscle Shoals (MSL) is 2568 miles / 4133 kilometers and travel time by car is about 43 hours 56 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Orcas Island Airport (ESD) and Northwest Alabama Regional Airport (MSL).

## How far is Muscle Shoals from Eastsound?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2038.597 miles
• 3280.804 kilometers
• 1771.493 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
• 2035.024 miles
• 3275.054 kilometers
• 1768.388 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 Orcas Island Airport
City: Eastsound, WA
Country: United States
IATA Code: ESD
ICAO Code: KORS
Coordinates: 48°42′29″N, 122°54′36″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 Eastsound and Muscle Shoals is 2 hours. Muscle Shoals is 2 hours ahead of Eastsound.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 222 kg (489 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Eastsound (ESD) → Muscle Shoals (MSL).

Distance:
2039
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2039

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