The cheapest times to fly from FSM to FRA are

  • April 23rd to May 13th (except the week of April 30th)
  • October 1st to December 9th
  • December 24th to April 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 FSM to FRA is mid February. Prices can be as high as $1709 for Saturday flights during early August, or as low as $804 for Tuesday flights around mid February.


When to Fly to Frankfurt

Flying from Fort Smith, AR (FSM) to Frankfurt (FRA) will usually cost between $804 to $1513 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is mid February with an average ticket price of $845. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early August, with an average price of $1450. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $606 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1081 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FSM to FRA flight.

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

FSM to FRA Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FSM to FRA flight is priced close to the average and costs slightly more than the average flight leaving from Fort Smith. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.14, which is far below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Tuesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. 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 $205 (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 $1013. Return trip prices are from the FRA to FSM 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 FSM to FRA can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 9 hour 48 minutes may not be realistic.


Flight Hacking FSM to FRA

Flight hacking is when you book two tickets instead of a layover, sometimes with different airlines. You will need to either bring only a carry-on bag (highly recommended) or leave yourself plenty of time to go through security again. Flight hacking is completely allowed, but airlines don’t always tell you the cheapest way to get from FSM to FRA — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Madrid (FSM > MAD > FRA)

  • Price for both tickets: $801
  • Average savings: $281 (25.95%)

See FSM to MAD flights

Hack #2: New York, NY (FSM > JFK > FRA)

  • Price for both tickets: $935
  • Average savings: $147 (13.55%)

See FSM to JFK flights

Hack #3: Boston, MA (FSM > BOS > FRA)

  • Price for both tickets: $947
  • Average savings: $134 (12.4%)

See FSM to BOS flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

You can find 10 major airlines flying this route most often: Aeromexico, Air France, American, British Airways, Delta, Finnair, Iberia, KLM, Lufthansa, United, and potentially more during busy seasons.

How far away is it from Frankfurt Main Airport to Fort Smith Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 4903 miles or 7891 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FSM to FRA flight is about 9 hour 48 minutes.

How many flights go between Fort Smith, AR and Frankfurt?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 12 available flights from FSM to FRA.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination codeFSM
Origination airport nameFort Smith Regional Airport
CityFort Smith, AR
Countrythe United States

Return Airport

Destination codeFRA
Destination airport nameFrankfurt Main Airport


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