# Distance between Sarasota, FL (SRQ) and Rockford, IL (RFD)

Flight distance from Sarasota to Rockford (Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport – Chicago Rockford International Airport) is 1085 miles / 1746 kilometers / 943 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 2 hours 33 minutes.

Driving distance from Sarasota (SRQ) to Rockford (RFD) is 1302 miles / 2096 kilometers and travel time by car is about 22 hours 27 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) and Chicago Rockford International Airport (RFD).

## How far is Rockford from Sarasota?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 1085.056 miles
• 1746.229 kilometers
• 942.888 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
• 1086.994 miles
• 1749.348 kilometers
• 944.572 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 Chicago Rockford International Airport
City: Rockford, IL
Country: United States
IATA Code: RFD
ICAO Code: KRFD
Coordinates: 42°11′43″N, 89°5′49″W

## Time difference and current local times

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

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 156 kg (344 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sarasota (SRQ) → Rockford (RFD).

Distance:
1085
Elite level bonus:
0
Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1085

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