# Distance between Chicago, IL (MDW) and Sarasota, FL (SRQ)

Flight distance from Chicago to Sarasota (Chicago Midway International Airport – Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport) is 1035 miles / 1665 kilometers / 899 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 27 minutes.

Driving distance from Chicago (MDW) to Sarasota (SRQ) is 1220 miles / 1964 kilometers and travel time by car is about 21 hours 8 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Chicago Midway International Airport (MDW) and Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport (SRQ).

## How far is Sarasota from Chicago?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1034.729 miles
• 1665.235 kilometers
• 899.155 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
• 1036.774 miles
• 1668.526 kilometers
• 900.932 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 Chicago Midway International Airport
City: Chicago, IL
Country: United States
IATA Code: MDW
ICAO Code: KMDW
Coordinates: 41°47′9″N, 87°45′8″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 Chicago and Sarasota is 1 hour. Sarasota is 1 hour ahead of Chicago.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 153 kg (337 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Chicago (MDW) → Sarasota (SRQ).

Distance:
1035
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1035

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