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There are 6 ways to get from Kansas City to Fort Smith Airport (FSM) by bus, night bus, car or plane

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  1. Take the bus from Kansas City, MO to Fort Smith, AR

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  1. Take the night bus from Kansas City, MO to Fort Smith, AR

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  1. Drive from Kansas City to Fort Smith Airport (FSM)

Fly Kansas City to Fort Smith

  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Fort Smith (FSM)

Bus to Manhattan, fly to Fort Smith

  1. Take the bus from Kansas City to Manhattan
  2. Fly from Manhattan (MHK) to Fort Smith (FSM)

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  1. Fly from Kansas City (MCI) to Fayetteville (XNA)
  2. Drive from Fayetteville to Fort Smith Airport (FSM)
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The cost-effective way to get from Kansas City to Fort Smith Airport (FSM) is to drive, which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4h 52m.

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The quickest way to get from Kansas City to Fort Smith Airport (FSM) is to drive which costs $28 - $45 and takes 4h 52m.

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The distance between Kansas City and Fort Smith Airport (FSM) is 261 miles. The road distance is 293.4 miles.

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The best way to get from Kansas City to Fort Smith Airport (FSM) without a car is to bus which takes 6h 26m and costs $45 - $85.

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It takes approximately 6h 26m to get from Kansas City to Fort Smith Airport (FSM), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Kansas City to Fort Smith Airport (FSM) is to bus which takes 6h 26m and costs $45 - $85. Alternatively, you can fly, which costs $260 - $370 and takes 5h 49m.

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There is no direct flight from Kansas City Airport to Fort Smith Airport. The quickest flight takes 3h 55m and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Kansas City to Fort Smith Airport (FSM) is 293 miles. It takes approximately 4h 52m to drive from Kansas City to Fort Smith Airport (FSM).

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American Airlines offers flights from Kansas City Airport to Fort Smith Airport.

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Map of how to get from Kansas City to Fort Smith Airport (FSM).
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  • Distance: 261.5 miles
  • Duration: 6h 26m

What companies run services between Kansas City, MO, USA and Fort Smith Airport (FSM), USA?

Jefferson Lines operates a bus from Kansas City, MO to Fort Smith, AR once daily. Tickets cost $40 - $75 and the journey takes 6h 20m. Alternatively, American Airlines flies from Kansas City to Fort Smith Airport (FSM) hourly.

Airlines
American Airlines
Website
aa.com
Flights from Kansas City to Fort Smith via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 23m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$260 - $340
Flights from Kansas City to Fort Smith via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
8h 40m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$260 - $340
Flights from Manhattan to Fort Smith via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
5h 49m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $850
Flights from Manhattan to Fort Smith via Chicago O'Hare, Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
9h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$250 - $950
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Dallas/Ft.Worth
Ave. Duration
4h 24m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
5h 57m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $550
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Charlotte
Ave. Duration
6h 18m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $600
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Miami
Ave. Duration
9h 1m
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$170 - $600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Houston
Ave. Duration
5h 1m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Denver
Ave. Duration
5h 47m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Chicago O'Hare
Ave. Duration
6h 25m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Newark
Ave. Duration
8h 38m
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$320 - $750
Delta
Website
delta.com
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Atlanta
Ave. Duration
5h 31m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$160 - $370
Flights from Kansas City to Fayetteville via Minneapolis
Ave. Duration
5h 27m
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $290
Bus operators
Jefferson Lines
Phone
+1-858-800-8898
Email
info@jeffersonlines.com
Website
jeffersonlines.com
Bus from Kansas City, MO to Fort Smith, AR
Ave. Duration
6h 20m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$40 - $75
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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
Bus from Kansas City to Manhattan
Ave. Duration
3h 25m
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$22 - $35
Website
greyhound.com
Economy
$22 - $35
Flexible
$40 - $60

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The best way to get from Kansas City to Kansas City Airport is to line 229 bus which takes 46 min and costs .

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