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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 Flag of United States
IATA Code: MDW
ICAO Code: KMDW
Coordinates: 41°47′9″N, 87°45′8″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 Chicago and Sarasota is 1 hour. Sarasota is 1 hour ahead of Chicago.

Time Difference

Chicago, IL

 CST

Sarasota, FL

 EST

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:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1035

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