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Distance between Sarasota, FL (SRQ) and Los Angeles, CA (LAX)

Flight distance from Sarasota to Los Angeles (Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport – Los Angeles International Airport) is 2171 miles / 3493 kilometers / 1886 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 4 hours 36 minutes.

Driving distance from Sarasota (SRQ) to Los Angeles (LAX) is 2587 miles / 4163 kilometers and travel time by car is about 43 hours 5 minutes.

Map of flight path and driving directions from Sarasota to Los Angeles.

Shortest flight path between Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) and Los Angeles International Airport (LAX).

How far is Los Angeles from Sarasota?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
  • 2170.632 miles
  • 3493.294 kilometers
  • 1886.228 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
  • 2166.786 miles
  • 3487.104 kilometers
  • 1882.886 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 Los Angeles International Airport
City: Los Angeles, CA
Country: United States Flag of United States
IATA Code: LAX
ICAO Code: KLAX
Coordinates: 33°56′33″N, 118°24′28″W

Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Sarasota and Los Angeles is 3 hours. Los Angeles is 3 hours behind Sarasota.

Time Difference

Sarasota, FL

 EST

Los Angeles, CA

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Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 237 kg (523 pounds).

Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sarasota (SRQ) → Los Angeles (LAX).

Distance:
2171
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2171

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