# Distance between Sarasota, FL (SRQ) and Houston, TX (HOU)

Flight distance from Sarasota to Houston (Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport – Houston William P. Hobby Airport) is 789 miles / 1270 kilometers / 685 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 1 hour 59 minutes.

Driving distance from Sarasota (SRQ) to Houston (HOU) is 1030 miles / 1657 kilometers and travel time by car is about 17 hours 44 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) and Houston William P. Hobby Airport (HOU).

## How far is Houston from Sarasota?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 788.853 miles
• 1269.536 kilometers
• 685.494 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
• 787.528 miles
• 1267.404 kilometers
• 684.343 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 Houston William P. Hobby Airport
City: Houston, TX
Country: United States
IATA Code: HOU
ICAO Code: KHOU
Coordinates: 29°38′43″N, 95°16′44″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 134 kg (295 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sarasota (SRQ) → Houston (HOU).

Distance:
789
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
789

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