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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 Flag of 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 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

There is no time difference between Huntsville and Muscle Shoals.

Time Difference

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Muscle Shoals, AL

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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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