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 United Kingdom

Book your flights from the United Kingdom to hundreds of destinations worldwide with Etihad Airways and enjoy the in-flight features that have made us one of the world’s favourite airlines.

Major Airports in the United Kingdom

In London, international flights arrive and depart from London Heathrow Airport (LHR). With the largest number of passengers of any airport in the United Kingdom, Heathrow is also the third busiest airport in the world and has five passenger terminals.

From Manchester, flights leave Manchester Airport (MAN), formerly referred to as Ringway Airport. The three passenger terminals have many duty free shops and restaurants, but travellers with more time can visit the Concorde Experience and see the famous supersonic passenger jet on a guided tour.

Airport Transportation in the United Kingdom

From London, you can take a train to Heathrow Airport in around 50 to 60 minutes. The Heathrow Express is the fastest method of travel, taking about 15 minutes from London Paddington station. You can also take a taxi to Heathrow Airport with a travel time of about one hour.

Travellers flying from Manchester can take a bus to Manchester Airport with variable travel times according to the route and the original destination.

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Interested in Astana? Consider Tokyo

Want to fly to Tokyo? There is no better way to do so than with Etihad Airways. It could not be any easier for a traveler to get a taste of one of the most vibrant cities in the world.

Plan Your Trip to Tokyo

Want to know why you should travel to Tokyo? From modern technology and skyscrapers to old fashioned culture and serene gardens, Tokyo is unmatched. Travelers with jet-lag can check out the world’s busiest fish market, the Tsukiji Fish Market, during the early hours of the morning. Have some fun watching sumo wrestlers stretch, stomp, and toss salt inside an arena. The Meiji Shrine can be found in a 200-acre park that is covered with 1,500-year-old cypress. Adventure seekers can always rent a bike and trek through the picturesque Yoyogi Park. For those who are just looking to kick back and take in the scenery, the Shinjuku Gyoen National Garden and its exquisite beauty is unmatched.

The Roppongi Hills complex is popular among tourists in Tokyo for its lovely garden, as well as its cinema, restaurants, coffee houses and fine shopping. The city area flaunts Louise Bourgeois's giant spider sculpture, Maman. A visitor to Tokyo can also go to the Mori Tower’s 52nd-floor observation deck to view the vast metropolis. A person can also check out the fine work collected at the Mori Art Museum. Find the best flights to Tokyo on our Deals section.

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