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Distance between West Palm Beach, FL (PBI) and Sarasota, FL (SRQ)

Flight distance from West Palm Beach to Sarasota (Palm Beach International Airport – Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport) is 159 miles / 256 kilometers / 138 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 48 minutes.

Driving distance from West Palm Beach (PBI) to Sarasota (SRQ) is 181 miles / 291 kilometers and travel time by car is about 3 hours 49 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from West Palm Beach to Sarasota.

Shortest flight path between Palm Beach International Airport (PBI) and Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport (SRQ).

How far is Sarasota from West Palm Beach?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 159.321 miles
  • 256.403 kilometers
  • 138.446 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
  • 159.114 miles
  • 256.069 kilometers
  • 138.266 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 Palm Beach International Airport
City: West Palm Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: PBI
ICAO Code: KPBI
Coordinates: 26°40′59″N, 80°5′44″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

There is no time difference between West Palm Beach and Sarasota.

Time Difference

West Palm Beach, FL

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Sarasota, FL

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 48 kg (107 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

West Palm Beach (PBI) → Sarasota (SRQ).

Distance:
159
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
159

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