# Distance between South Bend, IN (SBN) and Muscle Shoals, AL (MSL)

Flight distance from South Bend to Muscle Shoals (South Bend International Airport – Northwest Alabama Regional Airport) is 485 miles / 781 kilometers / 422 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 25 minutes.

Driving distance from South Bend (SBN) to Muscle Shoals (MSL) is 567 miles / 913 kilometers and travel time by car is about 10 hours 28 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between South Bend International Airport (SBN) and Northwest Alabama Regional Airport (MSL).

## How far is Muscle Shoals from South Bend?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 485.392 miles
• 781.162 kilometers
• 421.794 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
• 486.198 miles
• 782.460 kilometers
• 422.494 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 South Bend International Airport
City: South Bend, IN
Country: United States
IATA Code: SBN
ICAO Code: KSBN
Coordinates: 41°42′31″N, 86°19′2″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 South Bend and Muscle Shoals is 1 hour. Muscle Shoals is 1 hour behind South Bend.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 96 kg (213 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

South Bend (SBN) → Muscle Shoals (MSL).

Distance:
485
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
485

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