# Distance between Palm Springs, CA (PSP) and Muscle Shoals, AL (MSL)

Flight distance from Palm Springs to Muscle Shoals (Palm Springs International Airport – Northwest Alabama Regional Airport) is 1649 miles / 2653 kilometers / 1433 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 37 minutes.

Driving distance from Palm Springs (PSP) to Muscle Shoals (MSL) is 1871 miles / 3011 kilometers and travel time by car is about 32 hours 6 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Palm Springs International Airport (PSP) and Northwest Alabama Regional Airport (MSL).

## How far is Muscle Shoals from Palm Springs?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1648.731 miles
• 2653.376 kilometers
• 1432.708 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
• 1645.150 miles
• 2647.612 kilometers
• 1429.596 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 Palm Springs International Airport
City: Palm Springs, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: PSP
ICAO Code: KPSP
Coordinates: 33°49′46″N, 116°30′25″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 Palm Springs and Muscle Shoals is 2 hours. Muscle Shoals is 2 hours ahead of Palm Springs.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 189 kg (417 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Palm Springs (PSP) → Muscle Shoals (MSL).

Distance:
1649
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1649

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