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Distance between Valparaiso, FL (VPS) and Muscle Shoals, AL (MSL)

Flight distance from Valparaiso to Muscle Shoals (Destin–Fort Walton Beach Airport – Northwest Alabama Regional Airport) is 300 miles / 483 kilometers / 261 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 4 minutes.

Driving distance from Valparaiso (VPS) to Muscle Shoals (MSL) is 358 miles / 576 kilometers and travel time by car is about 6 hours 42 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Destin–Fort Walton Beach Airport (VPS) and Northwest Alabama Regional Airport (MSL).

How far is Muscle Shoals from Valparaiso?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 300.426 miles
  • 483.489 kilometers
  • 261.063 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
  • 301.168 miles
  • 484.683 kilometers
  • 261.708 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 Destin–Fort Walton Beach Airport
City: Valparaiso, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: VPS
ICAO Code: KVPS
Coordinates: 30°28′59″N, 86°31′31″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

There is no time difference between Valparaiso and Muscle Shoals.

Time Difference

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Muscle Shoals, AL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 69 kg (153 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Valparaiso (VPS) → Muscle Shoals (MSL).

Distance:
300
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
300

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