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 Riyadh

Book your flights from Riyadh to hundreds of destinations worldwide with Etihad Airways and enjoy the high quality of service that you can expect to receive throughout your experience with us.

Major Airports in Riyadh

The primary domestic and international gateway to Riyadh and beyond is the King Kalid International Airport, which is located some 20 miles outside of Riyadh City in the middle of the desert. As you would expect from one of the largest airports in the world, it has a wide range of facilities that cater to your every need. As well as a variety of eateries and shops, there is also a mosque.

Airport Transportation in Riyadh

No train to King Kalid Airport is available at present. Women drivers are not allowed to drive on public roads, therefore taking a car on hire is not an option for a single woman traveller or if you are an only women group. If choosing car rentals you must be aware of the local driving rules. Metered taxis to King Kalid International Airport are easy to hire from all locations in the city. Many of the city hotels provide a complimentary bus to King Kalid International airport.

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

Etihad Offices in Saudi Arabia

Dammam, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Office No. 10, Almousa Building
King Faisal Road (Costal Road)
P.O.Box: 32237, Al-Khobar - 31952
(+9663) 896 3232
dmmtkt@etihad.ae
8:30am -13:00pm & 16:00pm - 19:30pm (Sat-Thu)
Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Al Amoudi Airlines Centre, Beside Moven Pick Hotel Building
Medina Road, P.O.Box-18600
Jeddah-21425,
jedtkt@etihad.ae
09:00 to 13:30 & 17:00 to 20:30 (Friday Closed)
Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia
Bin Tami Center, P.O.Box 61400, Riyadh 11555
Intersection of King Abdulaziz Street with Arouba Street
Adjacent to EXTRA showroom
+9661 4197722
ruhtkt@etihad.ae
(Sat-Wed: 0900 -1300 & 14:30 -18:30) (Thu: 0900-13:00) (Fri: Closed)

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