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 Kalimantan

Book your flights from Kalimantan with Etihad Airways and reach your final destination with ease. Enjoy the excellence of a company that has ten years of experience in the air and that has always prioritised the service it gives to its passengers.

Major Airports in Kalimantan

Sepinggan Airport (BPN) is located about 5km to the east of the city of Balikpapan. It is a unique facility that reflects the local architecture and offers modern and functional services. It is currently the busiest airport in Borneo, with an average of 5.5 million passengers a year.

Airport Transportation in Kalimantan

The primary mode of transportation on the island is minibuses, which are quick and inexpensive. However, due to their irregular schedules, a better alternative, if you are in a hurry or have a lot of luggage, is to take a taxi to Sepinggan Airport. 

At present, there is no train to Sepinggan Airport, but you can always take a public bus. From cities such as Samarinda, Bontang, Sangatta, and Kalimantan itself, there are various bus lines to Sepinggan Airport that have relatively regular schedules.

Choose Etihad Airways, the National Airline of the United Arab Emirates, for flights from Kalimantan to Astana on which you will be travelling in comfort and style. 

Etihad Office in Kazakhstan

Almaty, Kazakhstan
240G, Furmanov Street, Business Centre CDC1
50059
01 floor
+7 727 3303000
alasales@etihad.ae
Monday-Friday: 09:00-17:30, Saturday: 13:00-18:00