There are 3 ways to get from Almaty to Aral by plane, train, taxi or car

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Fly to Kzyl-Orda, train  •  18 h 17 min

  1. Fly from Almaty (ALA) to Kzyl-Orda (KZO) ALA - KZO
  2. Take the train from Kzyl-Orda to Saksaulskaya
  3. Take the train from Saksaulskaya to Aralskoe More

$83 - $239

2 alternative options

Fly to Zhezkazgan, taxi  •  18 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Almaty (ALA) to Zhezkazgan (DZN) ALA - DZN
  2. Take a taxi from Zhezkazgan to Aral

$176 - $331

Drive  •  21 h 54 min

  1. Drive from Almaty to Aral 976.9 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Almaty to Aral is to fly and train which costs $80 - $240 and takes 18 h 17 min.

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The quickest way to get from Almaty to Aral is to fly and train which costs $80 - $240 and takes 18 h 17 min.

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The distance between Almaty and Aral is 1260 km. The road distance is 1563.1 km.

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It takes approximately 18 h 17 min to get from Almaty to Aral, including transfers.

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The quickest flight from Almaty Airport to Kzyl-Orda Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 25 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Almaty to Aral is 1563 km. It takes approximately 21 h 54 min to drive from Almaty to Aral.

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Bek Air, Air Astana and SCAT offer flights from Almaty Airport to Kzyl-Orda Airport.

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There are one+ hotels available in Aral. Prices start at $100 USD per night.

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The best way to get from Almaty to Almaty Airport is to line 92 bus which takes 31 min and costs $1.

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Map of how to get from Almaty to Aral.
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  • Distance: 787.5 miles
  • Duration: 18 h 17 min

What companies run services between Almaty, Kazakhstan and Aral, Qyzylorda Oblysy, Kazakhstan?

There is no direct connection from Almaty to Aral. However, you can take the line 92 bus to Almaty Airport, take the walk to Almaty airport, fly to Kzyl-Orda, take the taxi to Kzyl-Orda, take the train to Saksaulskaya, take the train to Aralskoe More, then take the taxi to Aral. Alternatively, you can take the line 92 bus to Almaty Airport, take the walk to Almaty airport, fly to Zhezkazgan, then take the taxi to Aral.

Airlines
Air Astana
Website
airastana.com
Flights from Almaty to Kzyl-Orda
Ave. Duration
1 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$100 - $300
SCAT
Website
scat.kz
Flights from Almaty to Kzyl-Orda via Karaganda
Ave. Duration
3 h 35 min
When
Wednesday
Estimated price
$65 - $210
Flights from Almaty to Zhezkazgan
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $180
Bek Air
Flights from Almaty to Kzyl-Orda
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday and Sunday
Estimated price
$55 - $360
Train operators
Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ)
Website
railways.kz
Train from Kzyl-Orda to Saksaulskaya
Ave. Duration
11 h 52 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$8 - $13
Website
railways.kz
Train from Saksaulskaya to Aralskoe More
Ave. Duration
55 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
railways.kz
Other operators
Taxi from Zhezkazgan to Aral
Ave. Duration
15 h 34 min
Estimated price
$120 - $150

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