There are 3 ways to get from Astana to Aktau 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 51 min

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

$188 - $611

Cheapest option

Train  •  45 h 38 min

  1. Take the train from Astana to Mangyshlak Express

$40 - $60

1 alternative option

Drive  •  43 h 53 min

  1. Drive from Astana to Aktau 1669.2 miles

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The cheapest way to get from Astana to Aktau is to train which costs $40 - $60 and takes 45 h 38 min.

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The quickest way to get from Astana to Aktau is to fly which takes 4 h 51 min and costs $180 - $650.

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The distance between Astana and Aktau is 1732 km. The road distance is 2671 km.

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It takes approximately 4 h 51 min to get from Astana to Aktau, including transfers.

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

SCAT, Bek Air and Air Astana fly from Astana to Aktau every 4 hours. Alternatively, Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ) operates a train from Astana to Aktau 4 times a week. Tickets cost $35 - $55 and the journey takes 45 h 20 min.

Airlines
SCAT
Website
scat.kz
Flights from Astana to Aktau
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $600
Flights from Astana to Aktau via Aktyubinsk
Ave. Duration
3 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$190 - $600
Flights from Astana to Aktau via Shimkent
Ave. Duration
4 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Air Astana
Website
airastana.com
Flights from Astana to Aktau
Ave. Duration
2 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$360 - $950
Flights from Astana to Aktau via Atyrau
Ave. Duration
4 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$380 - $1,000
Bek Air
Flights from Astana to Aktau
Ave. Duration
2 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$240 - $1,300
Train operators
Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ)
Website
railways.kz
Train from Astana to Mangyshlak
Ave. Duration
45 h 20 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$35 - $55
Website
railways.kz

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