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Distance between Los Angeles, CA (LAX) and Sarasota, FL (SRQ)

Flight distance from Los Angeles to Sarasota (Los Angeles International Airport – Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport) is 2171 miles / 3493 kilometers / 1886 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Los Angeles (LAX) to Sarasota (SRQ) is 2592 miles / 4172 kilometers and travel time by car is about 43 hours 4 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Los Angeles to Sarasota.

Shortest flight path between Los Angeles International Airport (LAX) and Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport (SRQ).

How far is Sarasota from Los Angeles?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2170.632 miles
  • 3493.294 kilometers
  • 1886.228 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
  • 2166.786 miles
  • 3487.104 kilometers
  • 1882.886 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 Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″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 Los Angeles and Sarasota is 3 hours. Sarasota is 3 hours ahead of Los Angeles.

Time Difference

Los Angeles, CA

 PST

Sarasota, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 237 kg (523 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Los Angeles (LAX) → Sarasota (SRQ).

Distance:
2171
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2171

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