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There are 5 ways to get from Arlington to Fort Smith by plane, train, night bus, bus or car

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Fly  •  1h 26m

  1. Fly from Dallas/Ft.Worth (DFW) to Fort Smith (FSM) DFW - FSM

$216 - $955

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Bus  •  12h 12m

  1. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Little Rock, Ar 1508 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Little Rock, Ar to Ft Smith, Ar 1359

$104 - $197

3 alternative options

Train, night bus  •  9h 43m

  1. Take the train from Fort Worth Amtrak Station to Oklahoma City Amtrak Station Heartland Flyer
  2. Take the night bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Ft Smith, Ar 1340

$106 - $218

Bus via Texarkana, Ar  •  10h 15m

  1. Take the bus from Dallas, Tx to Texarkana, Ar 1508 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Texarkana, AR to Fort Smith, AR 112 / ...

$121 - $182

Drive  •  4h 59m

  1. Drive from Arlington to Fort Smith 297.8 miles

$29 - $45

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The cheapest way to get from Arlington to Fort Smith is to drive which costs $29 - $45 and takes 4h 59m.

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The quickest way to get from Arlington to Fort Smith is to fly which costs $210 - $1,000 and takes 1h 26m.

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The distance between Arlington and Fort Smith is 241 miles. The road distance is 297.8 miles.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Fort Smith without a car is to train and night bus which takes 9h 43m and costs $100 - $220.

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It takes approximately 1h 26m to get from Arlington to Fort Smith, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Arlington to Fort Smith is to fly which takes 1h 26m and costs $210 - $1,000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs $120 - $190 and takes 10h 15m.

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The quickest flight from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Fort Smith Airport is the direct flight which takes 1h.

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Yes, the driving distance between Arlington to Fort Smith is 298 miles. It takes approximately 4h 59m to drive from Arlington to Fort Smith.

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American Airlines offers flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport to Fort Smith Airport.

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There are 34+ hotels available in Fort Smith. Prices start at $50 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Arlington to Fort Smith.
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  • Distance: 241.3 miles
  • Duration: 1h 26m

What companies run services between Arlington, TX, USA and Fort Smith, AR, USA?

American Airlines flies from Arlington to Fort Smith 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a bus from Arlington to Fort Smith via Bell Station, Union Station, Union Station, West End Station, Dallas, Tx, Texarkana, Ar, Texarkana, AR, and Fort Smith, AR in around 10h 15m.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Dallas/Ft.Worth to Fort Smith
Ave. Duration
1h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $900
Train operators
Amtrak

Amtrak is a rail service that connects the US and three Canadian provinces. Covering 21,000 route miles (34,000km) Amtrak operates more than 300 trains daily. These medium and long distance intercity services operate at speeds of up to 240km/h, to more than 500 destinations. Founded in 1971, it is based in Washington, D.C. and offers four classes of travel: First Class, Sleeper, Business and Coach. Ticket fares are divided into five subclasses: Saver, Value, Flexible, Business and Premium. Amtrak trains are known for their wide seats, plug-in power, big windows and storage capabilities.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 215-856-7924
Website
amtrak.com
Train from Fort Worth Amtrak Station to Oklahoma City Amtrak Station
Ave. Duration
4h 2m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $110
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$40 - $65
Flexi Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Business Coach Seat
$70 - $110
Room
$200 - $280
Bus operators
Greyhound USA

Greyhound is a leading bus company based in Dallas, Texas, serving over 3800 destinations across North America, Mexico and Canada. Greyhound carries around 18 million passengers a year who travel 5.4 billion miles (8.6 billion km) a year on their fleet of around 1700 vehicles. For travel flexibility, you can board or get off a Greyhound bus at official Greyhound stations, partner stations and curbside stops. There are around 230 Greyhound stations across the US where you can both catch your bus and buy tickets, that are also available on the official website and via the mobile app.

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Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Night bus from Oklahoma City, Ok to Ft Smith, Ar
Ave. Duration
2h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $40
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Texarkana, Ar
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$23 - $55
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$23 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $55
Bus from Dallas, Tx to Little Rock, Ar
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$35 - $90
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$35 - $60
Flexible
$65 - $90
Bus from Little Rock, Ar to Ft Smith, Ar
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Texarkana, AR to Fort Smith, AR
Ave. Duration
3h 20m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$35 - $50
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jeffersonlines.com

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The best way to get from Arlington to Dallas/Ft.Worth Airport is to taxi which takes 17m and costs $30 - $40.

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