# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Muscle Shoals, AL (MSL)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Muscle Shoals (Lafayette Regional Airport – Northwest Alabama Regional Airport) is 404 miles / 650 kilometers / 351 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 15 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Muscle Shoals (MSL) is 500 miles / 804 kilometers and travel time by car is about 9 hours 55 minutes.

404
Miles
650
Kilometers
351
Nautical miles
1 h 15 min

## How far is Muscle Shoals from Lafayette?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Los Angeles and Chicago. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 403.929 miles
• 650.060 kilometers
• 351.004 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
• 404.248 miles
• 650.574 kilometers
• 351.282 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Lafayette to Muscle Shoals?

Estimated flight time from Lafayette Regional Airport to Northwest Alabama Regional Airport is 1 hour 15 minutes.

## What is the time difference between Lafayette and Muscle Shoals?

There is no time difference between Lafayette and Muscle Shoals.

## Flight carbon footprint between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Northwest Alabama Regional Airport (MSL)

On average flying from Lafayette to Muscle Shoals generates about 84 kg of CO2 per passenger, 84 kilograms is equal to 186 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Northwest Alabama Regional Airport (MSL).

## Airport information

Origin Lafayette Regional Airport
City: Lafayette, LA
Country: United States
IATA Code: LFT
ICAO Code: KLFT
Coordinates: 30°12′19″N, 91°59′15″W
Destination 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