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Distance between Sarasota, FL (SRQ) and Panama City Beach, FL (ECP)

Flight distance from Sarasota to Panama City Beach (Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport – Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport) is 282 miles / 455 kilometers / 245 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 2 minutes.

Driving distance from Sarasota (SRQ) to Panama City Beach (ECP) is 428 miles / 689 kilometers and travel time by car is about 7 hours 43 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Sarasota to Panama City Beach.

Shortest flight path between Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) and Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport (ECP).

How far is Panama City Beach from Sarasota?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 282.492 miles
  • 454.626 kilometers
  • 245.478 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
  • 282.708 miles
  • 454.975 kilometers
  • 245.667 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 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

B Northwest Florida Beaches International Airport
City: Panama City Beach, FL
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: ECP
ICAO Code: KECP
Coordinates: 30°20′30″N, 85°47′50″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Sarasota and Panama City Beach is 1 hour. Panama City Beach is 1 hour behind Sarasota.

Time Difference

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 64 kg (141 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sarasota (SRQ) → Panama City Beach (ECP).

Air miles:
282
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
282

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