# Distance between Sarasota, FL (SRQ) and San Francisco, CA (SFO)

Flight distance from Sarasota to San Francisco (Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport – San Francisco International Airport) is 2409 miles / 3878 kilometers / 2094 nautical miles. Estimated flight time is 5 hours 3 minutes.

Driving distance from Sarasota (SRQ) to San Francisco (SFO) is 2867 miles / 4614 kilometers and travel time by car is about 48 hours 45 minutes.

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

Shortest flight path between Sarasota–Bradenton International Airport (SRQ) and San Francisco International Airport (SFO).

## How far is San Francisco from Sarasota?

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

Vincenty's formula (applied above)
• 2409.484 miles
• 3877.689 kilometers
• 2093.784 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
• 2405.454 miles
• 3871.203 kilometers
• 2090.283 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 San Francisco International Airport
City: San Francisco, CA
Country: United States
IATA Code: SFO
ICAO Code: KSFO
Coordinates: 37°37′8″N, 122°22′30″W

## Time difference and current local times

The time difference between Sarasota and San Francisco is 3 hours. San Francisco is 3 hours behind Sarasota.

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## Carbon dioxide emissions

Estimated CO2 emissions per passenger is 265 kg (583 pounds).

## Frequent Flyer Miles Calculator

Sarasota (SRQ) → San Francisco (SFO).

Distance:
2409
Elite level bonus:
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Booking class bonus:
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### In total

Total frequent flyer miles:
2409

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