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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


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 Chicago Rockford International Airport
City: Rockford, IL
Country: United States Flag of 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.

Time Difference

Sarasota, FL

 EST

Rockford, IL

 CST

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:
0

In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
1085

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