# Distance between Tucson, AZ (TUS) and Muscle Shoals, AL (MSL)

Flight distance from Tucson to Muscle Shoals (Tucson International Airport – Northwest Alabama Regional Airport) is 1357 miles / 2184 kilometers / 1179 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 3 hours 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Tucson (TUS) to Muscle Shoals (MSL) is 1553 miles / 2499 kilometers and travel time by car is about 25 hours 57 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Tucson International Airport (TUS) and Northwest Alabama Regional Airport (MSL).

## How far is Muscle Shoals from Tucson?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1357.196 miles
• 2184.196 kilometers
• 1179.371 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
• 1354.415 miles
• 2179.720 kilometers
• 1176.955 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 Tucson International Airport
City: Tucson, AZ
Country: United States
IATA Code: TUS
ICAO Code: KTUS
Coordinates: 32°6′57″N, 110°56′27″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 Tucson and Muscle Shoals is 1 hour. Muscle Shoals is 1 hour ahead of Tucson.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 171 kg (376 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Tucson (TUS) → Muscle Shoals (MSL).

Distance:
1357
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1357

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