# 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
IATA Code: IAH
ICAO Code: KIAH
Coordinates: 29°59′3″N, 95°20′29″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 Houston and Sarasota is 1 hour. Sarasota is 1 hour ahead of Houston.

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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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