There are 3 ways to get from Aqtöbe to Almaty 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  •  3 h 35 min

  1. Fly from Aktyubinsk (AKX) to Almaty (ALA) AKX - ALA

$65 - $195

Cheapest option

Train  •  40 h 30 min

  1. Take the train from Aktjubinsk to Almaty 2 Express

$36 - $56

1 alternative option

Drive  •  30 h 49 min

  1. Drive from Aqtöbe to Almaty 1373 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Aqtöbe to Almaty is to train which costs $35 - $60 and takes 40 h 30 min.

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The quickest way to get from Aqtöbe to Almaty is to fly which costs $60 - $200 and takes 3 h 35 min.

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The distance between Aqtöbe and Almaty is 1686 km. The road distance is 2196.7 km.

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It takes approximately 3 h 35 min to get from Aqtöbe to Almaty, including transfers.

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No, there is no direct train from Aqtöbe to Almaty. However, there are services departing from Tjulpannij and arriving at Almaty 2 via Aktjubinsk. The journey, including transfers, takes approximately 40 h 30 min.

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What companies run services between Aqtöbe, Kazakhstan and Almaty, Kazakhstan?

Air Astana, Bek Air and SCAT fly from Aqtöbe to Almaty 4 times a day. Alternatively, Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ) operates a train from Aqtöbe to Almaty 6 times a week. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 39 h 10 min.

Airlines
Air Astana
Website
airastana.com
Flights from Aktyubinsk to Almaty
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$110 - $290
Flights from Aktyubinsk to Almaty via Astana
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$120 - $310
Bek Air
Flights from Aktyubinsk to Almaty
Ave. Duration
2 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$75 - $400
Flights from Aktyubinsk to Almaty via Astana
Ave. Duration
4 h 5 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$80 - $440
SCAT
Website
scat.kz
Flights from Aktyubinsk to Almaty via Astana
Ave. Duration
5 h 15 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$60 - $190
Train operators
Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ)
Website
railways.kz
Train from Aktjubinsk to Almaty 2
Ave. Duration
39 h 10 min
Frequency
6 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
railways.kz

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