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 Makassar

Whether returning home or going on to more Asian adventures, make sure that you book your flights from Makassar with Etihad Airways. The award-winning Etihad Experience will surround you in comfort and luxury while you travel to your destination.

Major Airports in Makassar

Makassar and the surrounding region are served by the Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport (UPG). Located approximately 17 km from the city centre, the airport serves as the main gateway to all of eastern Indonesia. Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport was built to accommodate 7 million travellers a year, and has already surpassed that number. The airport has one civilian terminal, built in 2008, with shops and services for your convenience and comfort. The old terminal now houses the Indonesian Air force.

Airport Transportation in Makassar

It is possible to catch an airport shuttle bus to Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport and the ride will take approximately 15 minutes. You may also hire a taxi to Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport. Rates will vary according to the company, but the ride to the airport using this method will also take about 15 minutes. There is currently no train to Sultan Hasanuddin International Airport.

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