There are 4 ways to get from Almaty to Karaganda Airport (KGF) by plane, train, night train or car

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Fly  •  2 h 51 min

  1. Fly from Almaty (ALA) to Karaganda (KGF) ALA - KGF

$76 - $241

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Train  •  10 h 36 min

  1. Take the train from Almaty 2 to Karaganda Pass Express

$23 - $33

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Night train  •  10 h 37 min

  1. Take the night train from Almaty 2 to Karaganda Pass Express

$23 - $33

Drive  •  14 h 21 min

  1. Drive from Almaty to Karaganda Airport (KGF) 623.5 miles

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The distance between Almaty and Karaganda Airport (KGF) is 765 km. The road distance is 997.6 km.

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The best way to get from Almaty to Karaganda Airport (KGF) without a car is to train which takes 10 h 36 min and costs .

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It takes approximately 2 h 51 min to get from Almaty to Karaganda Airport (KGF), including transfers.

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The best way to get from Almaty to Karaganda Airport (KGF) is to fly which takes 2 h 51 min and costs . Alternatively, you can train, which costs and takes 10 h 36 min.

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The quickest flight from Almaty Airport to Karaganda Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 20 min.

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Yes, the driving distance between Almaty to Karaganda Airport (KGF) is 998 km. It takes approximately 14 h 21 min to drive from Almaty to Karaganda Airport (KGF).

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Air Astana and SCAT offer flights from Almaty Airport to Karaganda Airport.

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There are 105+ hotels available in Karaganda Airport (KGF). Prices start at $21 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 .

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Map of how to get from Almaty to Karaganda Airport (KGF).
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  • Distance: 478.1 miles
  • Duration: 2 h 51 min

What companies run services between Almaty, Kazakhstan and Karaganda Airport (KGF), Kazakhstan?

SCAT and Air Astana fly from Almaty to Karaganda Airport (KGF) twice daily. Alternatively, Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ) operates a train from Almaty to Karaganda Airport (KGF) 3 times a day. Tickets cost $15 - $24 and the journey takes 10 h 10 min.

Airlines
SCAT
Website
scat.kz
Flights from Almaty to Karaganda
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$75 - $240
Flights from Almaty to Karaganda via Ust-Kamenogorsk
Ave. Duration
3 h 20 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$90 - $280
Air Astana
Website
airastana.com
Flights from Almaty to Karaganda
Ave. Duration
1 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$130 - $380
Train operators
Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ)
Website
railways.kz
Train from Almaty 2 to Karaganda Pass
Ave. Duration
10 h 10 min
Frequency
3 times a day
Estimated price
$15 - $24
Website
railways.kz

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