The cheapest times to fly from FSM to OAJ are

  • January 8th to March 11th
  • April 9th to May 13th
  • early August
  • October 22nd to November 18th

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 OAJ is late January and early February. Prices can be as high as $720 for Friday flights during early to mid December, or as low as $298 for Wednesday flights around late January and early February.


When to Fly to Jacksonville

Flying from Fort Smith, AR (FSM) to Jacksonville/Camp Lejeune, NC (OAJ) will usually cost between $298 to $584 per person if booking more than four weeks in advance. On average the very cheapest time to fly is late January and early February with an average ticket price of $328. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid December, with an average price of $542. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $214 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $408 can be considered a good price for a round-trip FSM to OAJ flight.

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

FSM to OAJ Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the FSM to OAJ flight is much cheaper than the average and costs much less than the average flight leaving from Fort Smith. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.27, which is below average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to depart and return on this flight. Fridays are the most expensive days to fly to Jacksonville, and Sundays are the most expensive days to return to Fort Smith. Selecting flights on the least expensive days could save you up to $133 (28%) on this flight.

Departing prices are for round-trip flights returning on the day of departure. For example, a flight departing on Wednesday and returning a week later will cost an average of $347. Return trip prices are from the OAJ 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 OAJ can generally find a 1-layover flight. Because there is not usually a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 41 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 FSM to OAJ while comparing.

Destination alternative #1: Wilmington International Airport (ILM) in Wilmington, NC

  • 42 miles (68 km) away from OAJ
  • Usually 14.34% less expensive than OAJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See FSM to ILM flights

Destination alternative #2: Raleigh-Durham International Airport (RDU) in Raleigh/Durham, NC

  • 98 miles (158 km) away from OAJ
  • Usually 8.58% less expensive than OAJ
  • 1-layover flights available

See FSM to RDU flights


Flight Questions Answered

Still have questions about flying from FSM to OAJ? 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 Albert J Ellis Airport to Fort Smith Regional Airport?

The distance between the two airports is roughly 947 miles or 1524 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop FSM to OAJ flight is about 2 hour 41 minutes.

How many flights go between Fort Smith, AR and Jacksonville/Camp Lejeune, NC?

It depends on the day of the week and the date, but a typical day might have around 18 available flights from FSM to OAJ.


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

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

Return Airport

Destination code OAJ
Destination airport name Albert J Ellis Airport
City Jacksonville/Camp Lejeune, NC
Country the United States
Latitude 34.8
Longitude -77.6


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