Travel Guide

Kazakhstan Airports

Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport (TSE)

Location: The airport is located 12 miles (19km) southeast from Astana.
Time: GMT +6
Contacts: Tel: +7 7172 702 999
Getting to the city: There is a bus service from the airport to the city.
Car rental: Car rental offices are located on the first floor of Terminal 2.
Airport Taxis: Taxis operate at the airport.
Facilities: There are shops, restaurants, coffee bars, a duty free, a lost and found, ATMs, a currency exchange, an information desk, and a pharmacy.

Almaty International Airport (ALA)

Location: The airport is situated 14 miles (23km) north of the city centre.
Time: GMT +6.
Contacts: Tel: +7(727) 270-33-33 (Intl. callers), +7 (727) 270-33-85 (Clerical Office).
Getting to the city: Local buses run regularly from the airport terminal to the city, as do taxis, and private car hire is available at the airport.
Car rental: Avis provide rental services at Almaty Airport.
Airport Taxis: Taxis are easily available at the airport. Travellers should remember that it's wise to agree on a fee upfront, or book with one of the popular companies beforehand, as not all taxis have meters.
Facilities: Facilities include bureaux de change, cafeterias, bars, duty-free shopping and an information desk, as well as a chemist at the departures terminal.
Parking: There are parking facilities available at hourly rates and the first 15 minutes are free.