# Distance between Sarasota, FL (SRQ) and Birmingham, AL (BHM)

Flight distance from Sarasota to Birmingham (Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport – Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport) is 493 miles / 794 kilometers / 428 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 26 minutes.

Driving distance from Sarasota (SRQ) to Birmingham (BHM) is 644 miles / 1036 kilometers and travel time by car is about 11 hours 10 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) and Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport (BHM).

## How far is Birmingham from Sarasota?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 493.089 miles
• 793.550 kilometers
• 428.483 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
• 493.942 miles
• 794.923 kilometers
• 429.224 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

City: Sarasota, FL
Country: United States
IATA Code: SRQ
ICAO Code: KSRQ
Coordinates: 27°23′43″N, 82°33′15″W

B Birmingham–Shuttlesworth International Airport
City: Birmingham, AL
Country: United States
IATA Code: BHM
ICAO Code: KBHM
Coordinates: 33°33′46″N, 86°45′12″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Sarasota and Birmingham is 1 hour. Birmingham is 1 hour behind Sarasota.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 98 kg (215 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sarasota (SRQ) → Birmingham (BHM).

Distance:
493
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
493

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