There are 6 ways to get from Fort Smith Airport (FSM) to Topeka by plane, shuttle, bus or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly to Manhattan, shuttle  •  6 h 18 min

  1. Fly from Fort Smith (FSM) to Manhattan (MHK) FSM - MHK
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Manhattan, KS to Topeka, KS

$352 - $1,396

Cheapest option

Bus  •  6 h 59 min

  1. Take the bus from Fort Smith, AR to Kansas City, MO 112 / ...
  2. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Topeka, Ks 1683 / ...

$80 - $122

4 alternative options

Fly to Kansas City, shuttle  •  6 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Fort Smith (FSM) to Kansas City (MCI) FSM - MCI
  2. Take a shuttle bus from Kansas City International Airport, MO to Topeka, KS

$271 - $1,054

Fly to Wichita, bus  •  7 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Fort Smith (FSM) to Wichita (ICT) FSM - ICT
  2. Take the bus from Wichita, Ks to Topeka, Ks

$227 - $981

Fly to Joplin, bus  •  11 h 42 min

  1. Fly from Fort Smith (FSM) to Joplin (JLN) FSM - JLN
  2. Take the bus from Joplin, MO to Kansas City, MO
  3. Take the bus from Kansas City, Mo to Topeka, Ks

$320 - $1,361

Drive  •  5 h 46 min

  1. Drive from Fort Smith Airport (FSM) to Topeka 351.2 miles

$30 - $50

Questions & Answers

The distance between Fort Smith Airport (FSM) and Topeka is 268 miles. The road distance is 351.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Smith Airport (FSM) to Topeka without a car is to bus which takes 6 h 59 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 6 h 18 min to get from Fort Smith Airport (FSM) to Topeka, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Fort Smith Airport to Manhattan Airport. The quickest flight takes 4 h 6 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Smith Airport (FSM) to Topeka is 351 miles. It takes approximately 5 h 46 min to drive from Fort Smith Airport (FSM) to Topeka.

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American Airlines offers flights from Fort Smith Airport to Manhattan Airport.

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There are 28+ hotels available in Topeka. Prices start at $63 USD per night.

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Map of how to get from Fort Smith Airport (FSM) to Topeka.
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  • Distance: 267.7 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 18 min

What companies run services between Fort Smith Airport (FSM), USA and Topeka, KS, USA?

You can take a bus from Fort Smith Airport (FSM) to Topeka via Fort Smith, AR, Kansas City, MO, and Kansas City, Mo in around 6 h 59 min.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fort Smith to Manhattan via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 56 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $1,400
Flights from Fort Smith to Manhattan via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,600
Flights from Fort Smith to Kansas City via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
3 h 52 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $1,000
Flights from Fort Smith to Kansas City via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
7 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$280 - $1,200
Flights from Fort Smith to Wichita via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $950
Flights from Fort Smith to Joplin via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8 h 28 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $1,300
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fort Smith to Kansas City via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5 h 57 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,100
Flights from Fort Smith to Kansas City via Atlanta, Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
8 h
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$290 - $1,300
Flights from Fort Smith to Wichita via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
6 h 13 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$230 - $1,100
Bus operators
KCI RoadRunner
Website
kciroadrunner.com
Shuttle from Manhattan, KS to Topeka, KS
Ave. Duration
1 h 5 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$46 - $50
Schedules at
arivalshuttle.com
Shuttle from Kansas City International Airport, MO to Topeka, KS
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 4 hours
Estimated price
$57 - $62
Schedules at
arivalshuttle.com
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.

Rome2rio's guide to Greyhound USA
Contact Details
Phone
+1 214-849-8100/1-800-231-2222
Email
ifsr@greyhound.com
Website
greyhound.com
Bus from Wichita, Ks to Topeka, Ks
Ave. Duration
2 h 40 min
Frequency
Every 3 hours
Estimated price
$20 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$20 - $30
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Kansas City, Mo to Topeka, Ks
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
Frequency
Every 30 minutes
Estimated price
$13 - $28
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$13 - $19
Flexible
$22 - $28
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Joplin, MO to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Book at
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Fort Smith, AR to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
Frequency
Hourly
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Book at
jeffersonlines.com

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