# How far is Washington D.C. from Sarasota, FL?

The distance between Sarasota (Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport) and Washington D.C. (Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport) is 851 miles / 1370 kilometers / 740 nautical miles.

The driving distance from Sarasota (SRQ) to Washington D.C. (DCA) is 950 miles / 1529 kilometers, and travel time by car is about 17 hours 51 minutes.

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## Distance from Sarasota to Washington D.C.

There are several ways to calculate the distance from Sarasota to Washington D.C.. Here are two standard methods:

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 851.416 miles
• 1370.221 kilometers
• 739.860 nautical miles

Vincenty's formula calculates the distance between latitude/longitude points on the earth's surface using an ellipsoidal model of the planet.

Haversine formula
• 853.059 miles
• 1372.865 kilometers
• 741.288 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).

## How long does it take to fly from Sarasota to Washington D.C.?

The estimated flight time from Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport to Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport is 2 hours and 6 minutes.

## Flight carbon footprint between Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA)

On average, flying from Sarasota to Washington D.C. generates about 139 kg of CO2 per passenger, and 139 kilograms equals 308 pounds (lbs). The figures are estimates and include only the CO2 generated by burning jet fuel.

## Map of flight path and driving directions from Sarasota to Washington D.C.

See the map of the shortest flight path between Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) and Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport (DCA).