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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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: LFT
ICAO Code: KLFT
Coordinates: 30°12′19″N, 91°59′15″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 Lafayette and Sarasota is 1 hour. Sarasota is 1 hour ahead of Lafayette.

Time Difference

Lafayette, LA

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Sarasota, FL

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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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