The cheapest times to fly from PIH to FSM are

  • July 16th to August 5th
  • October 15th to March 4th (except the weeks of November 19th and December 17th)

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 PIH to FSM is early November. Prices can be as high as $1854 for Sunday flights during early to mid June, or as low as $1281 for Wednesday flights around early November.


When to Fly to Fort Smith

Flying from Pocatello, ID (PIH) to Fort Smith, AR (FSM) will usually cost between $1394 to $1625 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 $1391. Due to high demand the most expensive time to fly is early to mid June, with an average price of $1582. Planning your trip to low-cost times can easily save you $191 on economy flights and even more on first-class flights. Generally, any price below $1494 can be considered a good price for a round-trip PIH to FSM flight.

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

PIH to FSM Flight Prices

Compared to other flights, the PIH to FSM flight is slightly more expensive than the average and costs more than the average flight leaving from Pocatello. The average price per mile (for a direct flight) is $0.84, which is above average.


Flight Prices by Day of the Week

Wednesday is usually the cheapest day to fly to FSM, and Tuesday the cheapest day to fly back into PIH. 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 $103 (6%) 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 $1452. Return trip prices are from the FSM to PIH 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 PIH to FSM can generally find a 0-layover flight. Because there is a direct flight option the real-world direct flight time of 2 hour 58 minutes may be realistic.


Flight Hacking PIH to FSM

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 PIH to FSM — but Champion Traveler does!

Hack #1: Salt Lake City, UT (PIH > SLC > FSM)

  • Price for both tickets: $533
  • Average savings: $962 (64.36%)

See PIH to SLC flights

Hack #2: Reno, NV (PIH > RNO > FSM)

  • Price for both tickets: $634
  • Average savings: $860 (57.56%)

See PIH to RNO flights

Hack #3: Denver, CO (PIH > DEN > FSM)

  • Price for both tickets: $646
  • Average savings: $848 (56.78%)

See PIH to DEN flights


Flight Questions Answered

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

Which airlines fly this route?

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

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

The distance between the two airports is roughly 1105 miles or 1778 kilometers.

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

The real-world flight time for a nonstop PIH to FSM flight is about 2 hour 58 minutes.

How many flights go between Pocatello, ID and Fort Smith, AR?

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


Airport Location Info


Departing Airport

Origination code PIH
Origination airport name Pocatello Regional Airport
City Pocatello, ID
Country the United States
Latitude 42.9
Longitude -112.6

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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