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 Queenstown

Book your flights from Queenstown to a number of destinations around the world with Etihad Airways and enjoy the pleasure of a luxurious trip and quick and easy reservation process.

Major Airports in Queenstown

The nearest airport to Queenstown is Queenstown Airport (ZQN) which is located in nearby Otago, a mere 8km from the city centre. When landing in or departing from Queenstown, keep a sharp eye out for the beautiful snow-capped mountains for which the area is known.

Airport Transportation in Queenstown

Taking a taxi to Queenstown Airport from the town centre is fast and painless at any time of the day. Alternatively, the Connectabus service provides a bus to Queenstown Airport from a number of hotels and key meeting points around the city. Unfortunately there is no train to Queenstown Airport, but one can arrange an airport shuttle, limousine or rental car. Renting a car is a fantastic option if you plan on exploring the countryside and want freedom while on holiday.

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

Etihad Office in New Zealand

Auckland, New Zealand
Walshe Group
Level 6, 52 Swanson Street
+64 9977 2207
Monday??Friday: 09:00-17:00

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