There are 4 ways to get from Astana to Ust-Kamenogorsk by plane, taxi, 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, taxi  •  3 h 13 min

  1. Fly from Astana (TSE) to Ust-Kamenogorsk (UKK) TSE - UKK
  2. Take a taxi from Ust-Kamenogorsk to Ust-Kamenogorsk

$89 - $277

Cheapest option

Train  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Take the train from Astana to Irtischskij Sawod

$17 - $27

2 alternative options

Train via Zaschita  •  18 h 6 min

  1. Take the train from Astana to Zaschita Express

$18 - $28

Drive  •  14 h 9 min

  1. Drive from Astana to Ust-Kamenogorsk 595.7 miles

What companies run services between Astana, Kazakhstan and Ust-Kamenogorsk, Kazakhstan?

Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ) operates a train from Astana to Ust-Kamenogorsk 4 times a week. Tickets cost $17 - $26 and the journey takes 16 h 50 min.

Airlines
Air Astana
Website
airastana.com
Flights from Astana to Ust-Kamenogorsk
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$150 - $430
SCAT
Website
scat.kz
Flights from Astana to Ust-Kamenogorsk
Ave. Duration
1 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$85 - $270
Bek Air
Flights from Astana to Ust-Kamenogorsk
Ave. Duration
1 h 25 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$75 - $500
Train operators
Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ)
Website
railways.kz
Train from Astana to Zaschita
Ave. Duration
16 h 50 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$17 - $26
Website
railways.kz
Train from Astana to Irtischskij Sawod
Ave. Duration
2 days 2 h
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$17 - $27
Website
railways.kz
Other operators
Taxi from Ust-Kamenogorsk to Ust-Kamenogorsk
Ave. Duration
11 min
Estimated price
$3 - $5

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Questions & Answers

The distance between Astana and Ust-Kamenogorsk is 799 km. The road distance is 953 km.

The cheapest way to get from Astana to Ust-Kamenogorsk is to train which costs $17 - $27 and takes 2 days 2 h.

The quickest way to get from Astana to Ust-Kamenogorsk is to fly and taxi which takes 3 h 13 min and costs $85 - $280.

Yes, there is a direct train departing from Astana and arriving at Irtischskij Sawod. Services depart twice daily, and operate every day. The journey takes approximately 2 days 2 h.

It takes approximately 3 h 13 min to get from Astana to Ust-Kamenogorsk, including transfers.