Travel from Iowa City to Sarasota

Bus
$127
1d 10h 52min
193 lb of CO2
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Flight
$389
7h 37min
684 lb of CO2

Iowa City to Sarasota Flights

There are 1 airports — CID — that make sense to fly out of from Iowa City and 1 airports — SRQ — to access Sarasota. The best deals are usually found by flying out of CID.

Out of the 3 total modes of travel to Sarasota from Iowa City, a flight is the quickest method.
Drive
$150
18h 52min
214 lb of CO2

Drive from Iowa City to Sarasota

It's 1113 miles between Iowa City to Sarasota. On a typical day, it might take between 18h 52min and 19h 48min from Iowa City to Sarasota under normal conditions. If traffic is heavy, it could take around 20h 45min and costs will only go up due to traffic and congestion to drive to Sarasota by car. In these situations, we would highly recommend public transit if available.

We estimate driving cost by using a 20 mpg fuel economy, fuel costing $2.70 per US gallon, the one-way cost of the drive, excluding tolls, may be about $150.

What is the best way to travel from Iowa City to Sarasota?

Because Sarasota is so far away from Iowa City, we recommend simply booking a flight. Other options to Sarasota do exist, but going by plane will save you valuable time. Book as soon as you can, as there may be limited availability.

When to book trip from Iowa City to Sarasota?

For these medium length trips, it's important to book your tickets as soon as possible. While there are bus, flight or by car transportation options available, the sooner to book the better. While prices for buses or trains might not fluctuate as much as flights, their availability certainly will. It's recommended to book these flights at least 2 weeks away, but even more if you are able.

What's the cheapest way from Iowa City to Sarasota?

The absolute cheapest way to travel from Iowa City to Sarasota is by bus. The bus costs $124 roughly and will take 1 day 9 hours 55 minutes.

How long does it take from Iowa City to Sarasota by car?

The total distance between Iowa City and Sarasota is 1113 miles and will take you about 18 hours 52 minutes. By car with an average gas consumption rate of 20 mpg or gas costs alone will run you $150.

Iowa City to Sarasota Travel Information

Cheapest Way Bus — $124
Fastest Way Flight — 7h 37min
Eco-Friendly Way Bus — 188 lb CO2
Available Modes 3 modes — bus, flight and by car
Distance 1,112 miles