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The cheapest times to fly from BHM to FSM are

  • January 1st to March 4th
  • April 23rd to May 20th (except the week of May 7th)
  • June 4th to June 24th (except the week of June 11th)
  • July 9th to August 5th

based on data collected exclusively by Champion Traveler across tens of millions of flights. Among all the dates above, the very cheapest time to fly from BHM to FSM is late January. Prices can be as high as $620 for Friday flights during late March, or as low as $198 for Tuesday flights around late January.

 

When to Fly to Fort Smith

Flying from Birmingham, AL (BHM) to Fort Smith, AR (FSM) will usually cost between $198 to $428 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January with an average ticket price of $209. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late March, with an average price of $364. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $154 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $267 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BHM to FSM flight.

See below for a graph of average weekly prices for the BHM to FSM route. All prices are for round-trip tickets in USD.

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BHM to FSM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BHM to FSM flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Birmingham. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.37, which is a bit above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Fort Smith, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Birmingham. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $115 (33%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Tuesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $215. Return trip prices are from the FSM to BHM flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

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Return Trip Prices by Day

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Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BHM to FSM can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 48 minutes may not be realistic.

 

Alternative Nearby Airports

Champion Traveler tells you which airports are nearby and whether tickets might be cheaper alternative airports nearby. Sometimes it’s worth it to fly into a closer airport and then commute to your destination. Remember that there is not usually a nonstop flight from BHM to FSM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Bill and Hillary Clinton Nat Adams Field Airport (LIT) in Little Rock, AR

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from FSM
  • Usually 10.69% less expensive than FSM
  • 1-layover flights available

See BHM to LIT flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from BHM to FSM? We’ve got answers.

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 2 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Fort Smith Regional Airport to Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 451 miles or 726 kilometers.

How long does it take to fly from BHM to FSM?

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BHM to FSM flight is about 1 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Birmingham, AL and Fort Smith, AR?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 24 available flights from BHM to FSM.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code BHM
Origination airport name Birmingham-Shuttlesworth International Airport
City Birmingham, AL
Country the United States
Latitude 33.6
Longitude -86.8

Return Airport

Destination code FSM
Destination airport name Fort Smith Regional Airport
City Fort Smith, AR
Country the United States
Latitude 35.3
Longitude -94.4

 

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