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 Kalimantan

Take one of Etihad Airways’ flights to Kalimantan and bring along your adventurous spirit. You will find an amazing natural environment, surrounded by gorgeous beaches, lined with coconut trees and filled with an ancient culture that is still alive today.

Plan Your Kalimantan Holiday

Travel to Kalimantan to be immersed in a unique natural environment that can be discovered in many ways: venturing into the rain forest in search of rare species, enjoying tranquil beaches, visiting the traditional Dayak dwellings, and seeing constructions that have withstood the elements for more than 200 years. The urban side of Kalimantan is revealed through the Samarinda Market, where you will find the best of the local crafts, or in the stores of Martapura, which is famous for its diamonds.

With Etihad Airways Deals section you can find great flight deals to Kalimantan, but keep in mind that from October to March it rains frequently, so the best time to buy tickets to Kalimantan is from May to September. It is easy to find cheap hotels in Kalimantan throughout the year, however, in May it will be a bit more complicated because there are many popular cultural events which attract numerous tourists.

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