There are 4 ways to get from Omsk to Shymkent by plane, train, bus or car

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Fly  •  9 h 1 min

  1. Fly from Omsk (OMS) to Shimkent (CIT) OMS - CIT

$106 - $320

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Bus, train  •  40 h 21 min

  1. Take the bus from Omsk to Astana
  2. Take the train from Astana to Chimkent Express / ...

$37 - $51

2 alternative options

Train  •  37 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Omsk to Astana D
  2. Take the train from Astana to Chimkent Express / ...

$37 - $64

Drive  •  29 h 4 min

  1. Drive from Omsk to Shymkent 1350.6 miles

$130 - $200

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The distance between Omsk and Shymkent is 1438 km. The road distance is 2161 km.

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The best way to get from Omsk to Shymkent without a car is to train which takes 37 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 9 h 1 min to get from Omsk to Shymkent, including transfers.

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The best way to get from Omsk to Shymkent is to fly which takes 9 h 1 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 37 h 36 min.

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There is no direct flight from Omsk Airport to Shimkent Airport. The quickest flight takes 9 h 50 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between Omsk to Shymkent is 2161 km. It takes approximately 29 h 4 min to drive from Omsk to Shymkent.

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Bek Air, SCAT and Air Astana offer flights from Omsk Airport to Shimkent Airport.

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There are 62+ hotels available in Shymkent. Prices start at $16 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Omsk to Omsk Airport is to line 60 bus which takes 28 min and costs .

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Map of how to get from Omsk to Shymkent.
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  • Distance: 898.6 miles
  • Duration: 9 h 1 min

What companies run services between Omsk, Russia and Shymkent, Kazakhstan?

Air Astana, SCAT and Bek Air fly from Omsk to Shymkent 4 times a day. Alternatively, you can take a train from Omsk to Shymkent via Omsk and Astana in around 37 h 36 min.

Airlines
Air Astana
Website
airastana.com
Flights from Omsk to Shimkent via Astana
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $480
Flights from Omsk to Shimkent via Astana, Almaty
Ave. Duration
9 h 50 min
When
Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
SCAT
Website
scat.kz
Flights from Omsk to Shimkent via Astana
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$100 - $310
Flights from Omsk to Shimkent via Astana, Almaty
Ave. Duration
10 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$230 - $550
Bek Air
Flights from Omsk to Shimkent via Astana, Atyrau
Ave. Duration
8 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $1,200
Train operators
Bus operators
Saparzhai
Bus from Omsk to Astana
Ave. Duration
16 h
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$14
Schedules at
saparzhai.kz

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