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 Baghdad

Book your flights from Baghdad to destinations all over the world with ease. Etihad Airways has a fleet of modern and safe aircrafts as well as providing excellent service that will ensure that you enjoy your trip.

Major Airports in Baghdad

Bagdad International Airport (BGW) is located to the west of the city, just 16km away. It’s the main airport in the country, and there are plans to upgrade and renovate it in order to give it a more modern look and to increase its services to accommodate an average of ten million passengers per year.

Airport Transportation in Baghdad

The airport is well connected with the city. If you are looking for an affordable means of transportation, you can take a bus to Bagdad International Airport. There are currently multiple services departing from most key locations in the city.

Although there is a train to Bagdad International Airport, there are also numerous taxis available. In fact, taking a taxi to Bagdad International Airport is a more convenient and quick option.

Choose Etihad Airways, the National Airline of the United Arab Emirates, for flights from Baghdad 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