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There are 8 ways to get from Fort Smith to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) by plane, car, night bus, bus or train

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 Fort Smith to Chicago O'Hare  •  4h 49m

  1. Fly from Fort Smith (FSM) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) FSM - ORD

$193 - $815

Cheapest option

Night bus, bus  •  19h 40m

  1. Take the night bus from Ft Smith, Ar to Little Rock, Ar 1340
  2. Take the bus from Little Rock, Ar to Chicago, Il 1500

$102 - $242

6 alternative options

Drive to Fayetteville, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  3h 20m

  1. Drive from Fort Smith to Fayetteville
  2. Fly from Fayetteville (XNA) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) XNA - ORD

$188 - $441

Drive to Tulsa, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  3h 49m

  1. Drive from Fort Smith to Tulsa
  2. Fly from Tulsa (TUL) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) TUL - ORD

$191 - $407

Night bus to Little Rock, fly to Chicago O'Hare  •  6h 57m

  1. Take the night bus from Ft Smith, Ar to Little Rock, Ar
  2. Fly from Little Rock (LIT) to Chicago O'Hare (ORD) LIT - ORD

$219 - $451

Fly Fort Smith to Chicago Midway  •  7h 17m

  1. Fly from Fort Smith (FSM) to Chicago Midway (MDW) FSM - MDW

$217 - $924

Bus, train  •  14h 57m

  1. Take the bus from Fort Smith, AR to Kansas City, MO 112 / ...
  2. Take the train from Kansas City Union Station to Chicago Union Station Southwest Chief

$142 - $301

Drive  •  11h 44m

  1. Drive from Fort Smith to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) 717.2 miles

$70 - $110

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The cheapest way to get from Fort Smith to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to drive which costs $70 - $110 and takes 11h 44m.

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The quickest way to get from Fort Smith to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is to drive and fly which costs $180 - $450 and takes 3h 20m.

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The distance between Fort Smith and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 577 miles. The road distance is 717.2 miles.

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The best way to get from Fort Smith to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) without a car is to bus and train which takes 14h 57m and costs $140 - $310.

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It takes approximately 4h 49m to get from Fort Smith to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Fort Smith Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport. The quickest flight takes 4h 41m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Fort Smith to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) is 717 miles. It takes approximately 11h 44m to drive from Fort Smith to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD).

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Delta and American Airlines offer flights from Fort Smith Airport to Chicago O'Hare Airport.

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There are 261+ hotels available in Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD). Prices start at $69 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Fort Smith to Fort Smith Airport is to taxi which takes 8m and costs $12 - $15.

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Map of how to get from Fort Smith to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD).
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  • Distance: 577.4 miles
  • Duration: 4h 49m

What companies run services between Fort Smith, AR, USA and Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD), USA?

American Airlines and Delta fly from Fort Smith to Chicago O'Hare Airport (ORD) hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Fort Smith to Chicago O'Hare via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Fort Smith to Chicago O'Hare via Dallas/Ft.Worth, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
6h 45m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Fort Smith to Chicago O'Hare via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Champaign
Ave. Duration
6h 49m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Fort Smith to Chicago O'Hare via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Memphis
Ave. Duration
6h 54m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Fort Smith to Chicago O'Hare via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Fayetteville
Ave. Duration
6h 54m
When
Thursday and Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Fort Smith to Chicago O'Hare via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Kansas City
Ave. Duration
6h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $800
Flights from Fort Smith to Chicago O'Hare via Dallas/Ft.Worth, Nashville
Ave. Duration
7h 2m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $850
Flights from Fayetteville to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 54m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Flights from Fayetteville to Chicago O'Hare via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 39m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Flights from Tulsa to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 59m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $800
Flights from Tulsa to Chicago O'Hare via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$370 - $800
Flights from Little Rock to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Flights from Little Rock to Chicago O'Hare via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 41m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Fayetteville to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
1h 56m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $900
Flights from Tulsa to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $800
Flights from Little Rock to Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
2h 4m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $800
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Fort Smith to Chicago O'Hare via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 23m
When
Monday to Friday
Estimated price
$180 - $850
Flights from Little Rock to Chicago O'Hare via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
4h 36m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $800
Flights from Fort Smith to Chicago Midway via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $900
Flights from Fort Smith to Chicago Midway via Atlanta, Detroit
Ave. Duration
10h 2m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $950
Southwest Airlines
Website
southwest.com
Flights from Fort Smith to Chicago Midway via Dallas/Ft.Worth, St. Louis
Ave. Duration
5h 48m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $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 Kansas City Union Station to Chicago Union Station
Ave. Duration
7h 22m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $190
Website
amtrak.com
Coach Seat
$65 - $100
Flexi Coach Seat
$120 - $180
Business Coach Seat
$130 - $190
Room
$290 - $410
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 Ft Smith, Ar to Little Rock, Ar
Ave. Duration
2h 45m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$21 - $50
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$21 - $35
Flexible
$35 - $50
Bus from Little Rock, Ar to Chicago, Il
Ave. Duration
14h 55m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$65 - $170
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$65 - $110
Flexible
$120 - $170
Jefferson Lines
Phone
800-451-5333
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Fort Smith, AR to Kansas City, MO
Ave. Duration
5h 25m
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$55 - $80
Book at
jeffersonlines.com

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