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Distance between New Orleans, LA (MSY) and Sarasota, FL (SRQ)

Flight distance from New Orleans to Sarasota (Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport – Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport) is 501 miles / 806 kilometers / 435 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 26 minutes.

Driving distance from New Orleans (MSY) to Sarasota (SRQ) is 718 miles / 1156 kilometers and travel time by car is about 12 hours 16 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from New Orleans to Sarasota.

Shortest flight path between Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport (MSY) and Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport (SRQ).

How far is Sarasota from New Orleans?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 500.687 miles
  • 805.778 kilometers
  • 435.085 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
  • 500.073 miles
  • 804.789 kilometers
  • 434.551 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 Louis Armstrong New Orleans International Airport
City: New Orleans, LA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: MSY
ICAO Code: KMSY
Coordinates: 29°59′36″N, 90°15′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 New Orleans and Sarasota is 1 hour. Sarasota is 1 hour ahead of New Orleans.

Time Difference

New Orleans, LA

 CST

Sarasota, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 99 kg (218 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

New Orleans (MSY) → Sarasota (SRQ).

Distance:
501
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
501

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