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 Seoul

Travel from Seoul to hundreds of fantastic destinations to Etihad Airways. Every step of your journey, from booking your ticket to flying in the clouds and picking up your bags when you land, will be a pleasure.

Major Airports in Seoul

Of the three major airports in Seoul, Incheon International Airport, ICN, is the largest. Known as one of the busiest airports on the planet, it is located 48 km, or 30 miles, west of the city. It is also the eighth busiest airport on the planet.

ICN features its own golf course, ice skating rink, casino, spa and duty free shopping, as well as the Museum of Korean Culture. Flying out of Seoul is rather fast and efficient. In fact, the airport claims to have a 0.0001% baggage mishandling rate. Incheon International Airport opened in 2001, replacing Gimpo International Airport as the city’s biggest airport.

Gimpo International Airport, GMP, is located, 15 km, or 9 miles, west of Central Seoul. GMP still feaurues flights from Seoul to China, Japan and Taiwan. Finally, there is the Seoul Airbase. However, the military facility may not be what you are looking for when traveling out of Seoul.

Airport Transportation in Seoul

A person now has his or her options when it comes to traveling from Downtown Seoul to Incheon International Airport. The Airport Railroad Express (AREX) subway may be the most efficient. A passenger can get from the metro area to the airport is 43 minutes. There is also the Seoul Metropolitan Subway. However, it is not as fast as AREX. Airport Limousine Buses can always get you to the airport, even if it takes a bit more time than the subway. Lastly, taxis are always convenient, even if they will end up costing you a pretty penny. At least you can negotiate your price to the airport beforehand.

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