Arriving in Astana

Book your flights to Astana with Etihad Airways and get ready to enjoy a blossoming young city rapidly developing into a hub of rich culture moulded by a complex and interesting history.

Plan Your Astana Holiday

There are many to reasons to travel to Astana. As the second biggest city in Kazakhstan, it retains a provincial feel about it, so those who do not like big cities will still enjoy Astana. As a new capital with billions being spent on modernization and expansion, it features an interesting mixture of modern and old Soviet architecture, as well as an emerging vibrant arts and culinary scene.

The peak season in Astana is from June to August when the weather is at its warmest. You are advised to book your tickets to Astana early on if you would like to travel during these months. For those who want to brave the Astanan winter and avoid the summer crowds, there are lots of cheap hotels in Astana during the winter time. To find the best flight deals to Astana regardless of the time of the year, have a look at our Deals section which has some incredible special offers just for you.

Flying from Burundi

Start planning your next holiday by reserving your flights from Burundi with Etihad Airways. With roomier seats, you can make yourself right at home and stretch out for the most comfortable ride possible.

Major Airports in Burundi

Bujumbura International Airport (BJM) is a major airport in Burundi, named after the capital city of Bujumbura. It is located about 10km away from Bujumbura’s City Centre. From here, travellers can take flights to destinations all around the world.

Gitega Airport (GID) is located in the city of Gitega, 67.16km from Bujumbura Airport in Central Burundi.

Airport Transportation in Burundi

A bus to Bujumbura Airport is the safest and fastest option. Numerous minibuses run the major routes around the country and leave the minibus station near the market area. You can flag them down on the side of the road.

There is also the option of getting a taxi to Bujumbura Airport from Bujumbura city centre for a reasonable price. You can also hire a rental car, but road conditions and concerns for safety make it advisable not to drive after 5pm. There is no train to Bujumbura Airport or Gitega Airport so taking a taxi to Gitega Airport is your best option.

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Interested in Astana? Consider Vientiane

Book your flights to Vientiane with Etihad Airways and get ready to enjoy the simplicity and beauty of this amazing city.

Plan Your Vientiane Holiday

Whether you travel to Vientiane for business or for leisure, the city is a gorgeous destination that will leave you awe-inspired. Vientiane radiates the natural beauty, calmness and uniqueness of the Laotian countryside. From touring the shining golden Pha That Luang to experiencing the calm lifestyle of the locals by visiting the Wa Si Saket temple and taking amazing pictures at the Vientiane City Pillar Shrine, Vientiane has so much to offer the holiday traveller.

The weather in Vientiane primarily consists of three seasons: the wet season from May to October, the dry season from November to March and the hot season from March to May. The weather is cooler between November and February. We advise travellers wait until the hot and rainy seasons end if searching for flight deals to Vientiane and cheap hotels in Vientiane. Booking your tickets to Vientiane is very easy and straightforward with Etihad Airways – a simple visit to the Deals section of our website is all you need to guarantee you get the best price.

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