# 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

City: Sarasota, FL
Country: 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
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.

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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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