There are 3 ways to get from Aktau to Astana by plane, train or car

Select an option below to see step-by-step directions and to compare ticket prices and travel times in Rome2rio's travel planner.

Recommended option

Fly  •  4 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Aktau (SCO) to Astana (TSE) SCO - TSE

$148 - $441

Cheapest option

Train  •  44 h 3 min

  1. Take the train from Mangyshlak to Astana Express

$35 - $56

1 alternative option

Drive  •  43 h 52 min

  1. Drive from Aktau to Astana 1668.9 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Aktau to Astana is to train which costs $35 - $60 and takes 44 h 3 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aktau to Astana is to fly which costs $140 - $450 and takes 4 h 9 min.

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The distance between Aktau and Astana is 1732 km. The road distance is 2670.3 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 9 min to get from Aktau to Astana, including transfers.

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

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  • Distance: 1082.7 miles
  • Duration: 4 h 9 min

What companies run services between Aktau, Kazakhstan and Astana, Kazakhstan?

SCAT, Bek Air and Air Astana fly from Aktau to Astana 5 times a day. Alternatively, Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ) operates a train from Aktau to Astana 4 times a week. Tickets cost $30 - $50 and the journey takes 43 h 45 min.

Airlines
SCAT
Website
scat.kz
Flights from Aktau to Astana
Ave. Duration
2 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $430
Flights from Aktau to Astana via Aktyubinsk
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$140 - $440
Flights from Aktau to Astana via Shimkent
Ave. Duration
5 h 5 min
When
Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$160 - $490
Air Astana
Website
airastana.com
Flights from Aktau to Astana
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$270 - $700
Flights from Aktau to Astana via Atyrau
Ave. Duration
4 h 15 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$280 - $750
Bek Air
Flights from Aktau to Astana
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$180 - $1,000
Train operators
Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ)
Website
railways.kz
Train from Mangyshlak to Astana
Ave. Duration
43 h 45 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$30 - $50
Website
railways.kz

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