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 Kuwait

Book your flights from Kuwait to hundreds of destinations worldwide with Etihad Airways. With Etihad you enjoy superior service and exceptional aircraft.

Major Airports in Kuwait

The only civilian airport in Kuwait is the Kuwait International Airport (KWI). It is situated 9.6 miles south of Kuwait City in Farwaniyah. Part of the airport is home to the Kuwait Air Force and the Kuwait Air Force Museum so if you find you are early to catch your flight be sure to visit the museum. The airport welcomes almost seven million visitors a year and a new terminal is currently under construction, planned to be open in 2016, to increase the airport’s capacity. The airport houses its own mall designed to resemble a wide body aircraft. The mall houses several high end shops and numerous places to eat.

Airport Transportation in Kuwait

There is no train to Kuwait International Airport. There is a bus to Kuwait International Airport which runs every 30 minutes from 5:30 am to 9:00 pm. It can be boarded at the city centre. You could also take a taxi to Kuwait International Airport if you need the extra storage space or want to cut down your travel time.

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Interested in Astana? Consider Makassar

Book your flights to Makassar with Etihad Airways and get ready to experience the famous Indonesian hospitality. Makassar offers its visitors the best of the Indonesian Archipelago with its wonderful beaches, amazing cuisine, and one-of-a-kind attractions.

Plan Your Makassar Holiday

Discover for yourself the many reasons to travel to Makassar. Meander with the locals along the Pantai Losari boardwalk. Food stalls along the way offer delicious traditional snacks to refresh you. Take a 20 minute boat ride out to the island of Pulau Khayangan where you can fish or just lounge by the sea. Visit the 3rd largest indoor amusement park in the world, Trans Studio. Spend a day hiking through picturesque Bantimurung Bulusaraung National Park, which contains caves and waterfalls.

The best time of the year to visit Makassar is during Indonesia’s dry season (April through to October). We recommend you reserve your tickets to Makassar several months in advance if travelling during this time to avoid the disappointment of booked flights. To find cheap hotels in Makassar when crowds are thinner, consider travelling during the rainy season (November until March). Find flight deals to Makassar throughout the year in our Deals section.

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Etihad Office in Kuwait

Kuwait, Kuwait
Burj Jassem
Al Soor Street, Al Mirqab
P.O.B 933 Souk Dakhili 15259
+965 22960090
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Etihad Office in Kazakhstan

Almaty, Kazakhstan
240G, Furmanov Street, Business Centre CDC1
50059
01 floor
+7 727 3303000
alasales@etihad.ae
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