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Distance between Houston, TX (HOU) and Sarasota, FL (SRQ)

Flight distance from Houston to Sarasota (Houston William P. Hobby Airport – Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport) is 789 miles / 1270 kilometers / 685 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (HOU) to Sarasota (SRQ) is 1033 miles / 1662 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 42 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Houston to Sarasota.

Shortest flight path between Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU) and Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport (SRQ).

How far is Sarasota from Houston?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 788.853 miles
  • 1269.536 kilometers
  • 685.494 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
  • 787.528 miles
  • 1267.404 kilometers
  • 684.343 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 Houston William P. Hobby Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″W

B Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport
City: Sarasota, FL
Country: United States Flag of 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 Houston and Sarasota is 1 hour. Sarasota is 1 hour ahead of Houston.

Time Difference

Houston, TX

 CST

Sarasota, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 134 kg (295 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (HOU) → Sarasota (SRQ).

Distance:
789
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
789

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