# Distance between Des Moines, IA (DSM) and Sarasota, FL (SRQ)

Flight distance from Des Moines to Sarasota (Des Moines International Airport – Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport) is 1160 miles / 1868 kilometers / 1008 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 41 minutes.

Driving distance from Des Moines (DSM) to Sarasota (SRQ) is 1408 miles / 2266 kilometers and travel time by car is about 24 hours 41 minutes.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Des Moines to Sarasota.

Shortest flight path between Des Moines International Airport (DSM) and Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport (SRQ).

## How far is Sarasota from Des Moines?

There are several ways to calculate distances between Des Moines and Sarasota. Here are two common methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1160.461 miles
• 1867.581 kilometers
• 1008.413 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
• 1161.651 miles
• 1869.497 kilometers
• 1009.447 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 Des Moines International Airport
City: Des Moines, IA
Country: United States
IATA Code: DSM
ICAO Code: KDSM
Coordinates: 41°32′2″N, 93°39′47″W

City: Sarasota, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: SRQ
ICAO Code: KSRQ
Coordinates: 27°23′43″N, 82°33′15″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Des Moines and Sarasota is 1 hour. Sarasota is 1 hour ahead of Des Moines.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 160 kg (352 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Des Moines (DSM) → Sarasota (SRQ).

Distance:
1160
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1160

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