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Distance between New York, NY (LGA) and Muscle Shoals, AL (MSL)

Flight distance from New York to Muscle Shoals (New York LaGuardia Airport – Northwest Alabama Regional Airport) is 858 miles / 1381 kilometers / 746 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 7 minutes.

Driving distance from New York (LGA) to Muscle Shoals (MSL) is 994 miles / 1600 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 59 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from New York to Muscle Shoals.

Shortest flight path between New York LaGuardia Airport (LGA) and Northwest Alabama Regional Airport (MSL).

How far is Muscle Shoals from New York?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 858.103 miles
  • 1380.984 kilometers
  • 745.671 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
  • 856.917 miles
  • 1379.075 kilometers
  • 744.641 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 New York LaGuardia Airport
City: New York, NY
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LGA
ICAO Code: KLGA
Coordinates: 40°46′37″N, 73°52′21″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 New York and Muscle Shoals is 1 hour. Muscle Shoals is 1 hour behind New York.

Time Difference

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Muscle Shoals, AL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 140 kg (309 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New York (LGA) → Muscle Shoals (MSL).

Distance:
858
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
858

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