# Distance between Lafayette, LA (LFT) and Sarasota, FL (SRQ)

Flight distance from Lafayette to Sarasota (Lafayette Regional Airport – Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport) is 604 miles / 972 kilometers / 525 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 38 minutes.

Driving distance from Lafayette (LFT) to Sarasota (SRQ) is 819 miles / 1318 kilometers and travel time by car is about 14 hours 2 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Lafayette Regional Airport (LFT) and Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport (SRQ).

## How far is Sarasota from Lafayette?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 603.823 miles
• 971.759 kilometers
• 524.708 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
• 603.000 miles
• 970.435 kilometers
• 523.993 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 Lafayette Regional Airport
City: Lafayette, LA
Country: United States
IATA Code: LFT
ICAO Code: KLFT
Coordinates: 30°12′19″N, 91°59′15″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 Lafayette and Sarasota is 1 hour. Sarasota is 1 hour ahead of Lafayette.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 113 kg (250 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Lafayette (LFT) → Sarasota (SRQ).

Distance:
604
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
604

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