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The cheapest times to fly from DFW to FSM are

  • August 20th to March 4th (except the weeks of November 19th and November 26th)

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 DFW to FSM is early November. Prices can be as high as $867 for Sunday flights during late July, or as low as $204 for Tuesday flights around early November.

 

When to Fly to Fort Smith

Flying from Dallas/Fort Worth, TX (DFW) to Fort Smith, AR (FSM) will usually cost between $207 to $265 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 $227. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is late July, with an average price of $403. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $176 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $259 can be considered a good price for a round-trip DFW to FSM flight.

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

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DFW to FSM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the DFW to FSM flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Dallas. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.71, which is above average.

 

Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Sundays 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 $22 (8%) 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 $240. Return trip prices are from the FSM to DFW 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 DFW to FSM can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 1 hour 23 minutes may 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 a nonstop flight from DFW to FSM while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Branson Airport (BKG) in Branson, MO

  • 105 miles (169 km) away from FSM
  • Usually 37.07% less expensive than FSM
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to BKG flights

Destination alternative #2: Tulsa International Airport (TUL) in Tulsa, OK

  • 104 miles (167 km) away from FSM
  • Usually 29.92% less expensive than FSM
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to TUL flights

Destination alternative #3: Bill and Hillary Clinton Nat Adams Field Airport (LIT) in Little Rock, AR

  • 128 miles (206 km) away from FSM
  • Usually 4.05% less expensive than FSM
  • Nonstop flights available

See DFW to LIT flights

 

Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 3 major airlines flying this route most often: American, Delta, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Fort Smith Regional Airport to Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 227 miles or 365 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop DFW to FSM flight is about 1 hour 23 minutes.

How many flights go between Dallas/Fort Worth, TX and Fort Smith, AR?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 32 available flights from DFW to FSM.

 

Airport Location Info

 

Departing Airport

Origination code DFW
Origination airport name Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport
City Dallas/Fort Worth, TX
Country the United States
Latitude 32.9
Longitude -97

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

 

Late and Early Flight Data

Flights from DFW to FSM tend to depart late far less frequently than the average flight. According to our recently updated data, 22% of flights departed 5 or more minutes late, and 25% of flights left 5 or more minutes early. On average you can expect to leave FSM heading for DFW about 12 minutes late. This does significantly impact arrival time, as the average landing time in Fort Smith, AR is about 12 minutes late. The numbers below show a recent average of take-off times versus the scheduled departure flight:

  • Mesa: 12 minutes late
  • Some airlines not reporting

 

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