# Distance between Huntsville, AL (HSV) and Muscle Shoals, AL (MSL)

Flight distance from Huntsville to Muscle Shoals (Huntsville International Airport – Northwest Alabama Regional Airport) is 48 miles / 77 kilometers / 42 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 35 minutes.

Driving distance from Huntsville (HSV) to Muscle Shoals (MSL) is 58 miles / 94 kilometers and travel time by car is about 1 hour 11 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Huntsville International Airport (HSV) and Northwest Alabama Regional Airport (MSL).

## How far is Muscle Shoals from Huntsville?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 48.127 miles
• 77.454 kilometers
• 41.822 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
• 48.027 miles
• 77.292 kilometers
• 41.734 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 Huntsville International Airport
City: Huntsville, AL
Country: United States
IATA Code: HSV
ICAO Code: KHSV
Coordinates: 34°38′13″N, 86°46′30″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

There is no time difference between Huntsville and Muscle Shoals.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 32 kg (71 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Huntsville (HSV) → Muscle Shoals (MSL).

Distance:
48
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
48

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