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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 Flag of 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 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 Tucson and Muscle Shoals is 1 hour. Muscle Shoals is 1 hour ahead of Tucson.

Time Difference

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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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