# Distance between Orlando, FL (MCO) and Muscle Shoals, AL (MSL)

Flight distance from Orlando to Muscle Shoals (Orlando International Airport – Northwest Alabama Regional Airport) is 572 miles / 920 kilometers / 497 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 34 minutes.

Driving distance from Orlando (MCO) to Muscle Shoals (MSL) is 651 miles / 1048 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 16 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Orlando International Airport (MCO) and Northwest Alabama Regional Airport (MSL).

## How far is Muscle Shoals from Orlando?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 571.948 miles
• 920.461 kilometers
• 497.009 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
• 572.400 miles
• 921.188 kilometers
• 497.402 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 Orlando International Airport
City: Orlando, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: MCO
ICAO Code: KMCO
Coordinates: 28°25′45″N, 81°18′32″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 Orlando and Muscle Shoals is 1 hour. Muscle Shoals is 1 hour behind Orlando.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 109 kg (240 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Orlando (MCO) → Muscle Shoals (MSL).

Distance:
572
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
572

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