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

Flight distance from Houston to Sarasota (Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport – Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport) is 796 miles / 1281 kilometers / 692 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 0 minutes.

Driving distance from Houston (IAH) to Sarasota (SRQ) is 1041 miles / 1675 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 49 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Houston George Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH) 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)
  • 796.219 miles
  • 1281.391 kilometers
  • 691.896 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
  • 794.923 miles
  • 1279.304 kilometers
  • 690.769 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 George Bush Intercontinental Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: IAH
ICAO Code: KIAH
Coordinates: 29°59′3″N, 95°20′29″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 (296 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Houston (IAH) → Sarasota (SRQ).

Distance:
796
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
796

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