The cheapest times to fly from BZN to FSM are

  • April 16th to June 17th (except the week of May 21st)
  • October 15th to February 11th (except the weeks of November 26th, December 17th, and January 1st)

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 BZN to FSM is early November. Prices can be as high as $1963 for Saturday flights during late July, or as low as $298 for Tuesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Fort Smith

Flying from Bozeman, MT (BZN) to Fort Smith, AR (FSM) will usually cost between $382 to $703 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is early November with an average ticket price of $403. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $926. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $523 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $548 can be considered a good price for a round-trip BZN to FSM flight.

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

BZN to FSM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the BZN to FSM flight is cheaper than the average and costs less than the average flight leaving from Bozeman. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.3, which is in the normal range for a flight.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FSM, and Wednesday the cheapest day to fly back into BZN. Saturdays are the most expensive days to fly out or take a return trip. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $101 (17%) 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 $468. Return trip prices are from the FSM to BZN flight, and often highlight the quality of our data in showing the same trend.

Departing Prices by Day

Departure Day Prices

Return Trip Prices by Day

Return Day Prices


Nonstop Flights and Layovers

Travelers looking to fly from BZN 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 3 hour 1 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 BZN to FSM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Tulsa International Airport (TUL) in Tulsa, OK

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from FSM
  • Usually 33.30% less expensive than FSM
  • 1-layover flights available

See BZN to TUL flights

Destination alternative #2: Springfield-Branson National Airport (SGF) in Springfield, MO

  • 143 miles (230 km) away from FSM
  • Usually 27.28% less expensive than FSM
  • 1-layover flights available

See BZN to SGF flights

Destination alternative #3: Northwest Arkansas Regional Airport (XNA) in Fayetteville, AR

  • 65 miles (105 km) away from FSM
  • Usually 25.36% less expensive than FSM
  • 1-layover flights available

See BZN to XNA flights

Destination alternative #4: Bill and Hillary Clinton Nat Adams Field Airport (LIT) in Little Rock, AR

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from FSM
  • Usually 20.07% less expensive than FSM
  • 1-layover flights available

See BZN to LIT flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 4 major airlines flying this route most often: Alaska, American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Fort Smith Regional Airport to Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1134 miles or 1825 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop BZN to FSM flight is about 3 hour 1 minutes.

How many flights go between Bozeman, MT and Fort Smith, AR?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 4 available flights from BZN to FSM.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code BZN
Origination airport name Bozeman Yellowstone International Airport
City Bozeman, MT
Country the United States
Latitude 45.8
Longitude -111.2

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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