There are 7 ways to get from China to Kazakhstan by plane or car

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Fly Chengdu to Almaty  •  10 h 47 min

  1. Fly from Chengdu (CTU) to Almaty (ALA) CTU - ALA

$102 - $322

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Fly Beijing to Almaty  •  9 h 2 min

  1. Fly from Beijing (PEK) to Almaty (ALA) PEK - ALA

$215 - $306

Fly Beijing to Astana  •  10 h

  1. Fly from Beijing (PEK) to Astana (TSE) PEK - TSE

$195 - $437

Fly Chengdu to Astana  •  11 h

  1. Fly from Chengdu (CTU) to Astana (TSE) CTU - TSE

$222 - $1,203

Fly Beijing to Shimkent  •  12 h 8 min

  1. Fly from Beijing (PEK) to Shimkent (CIT) PEK - CIT

$190 - $424

Fly Beijing to Tashkent, drive  •  10 h 56 min

  1. Fly from Beijing (PEK) to Tashkent (TAS) PEK - TAS
  2. Drive from Tashkent to Shymkent

Drive  •  2 days 2 h

  1. Drive from Shanghai to Almaty 3048.1 miles

$430 - $650

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from China to Kazakhstan is to fly which costs ¥700 - ¥2200 and takes 10 h 47 min.

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The quickest way to get from China to Kazakhstan is to fly which costs ¥1400 - ¥2100 and takes 9 h 2 min.

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The distance between China and Kazakhstan is 3553 km. The road distance is 4876.9 km.

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It takes approximately 10 h 47 min to get from China to Kazakhstan, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from Chengdu Airport to Almaty Airport. The quickest flight takes 7 h 20 min and has one stopover.

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Yes, the driving distance between China to Kazakhstan is 4877 km. It takes approximately 2 days 2 h to drive from China to Kazakhstan.

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Air Astana, SCAT, Sichuan Airlines and two other airlines offer flights from Chengdu Airport to Almaty Airport.

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The best way to get from China to Chengdu Airport is to line 2 bus which takes 25 min and costs ¥10.

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Map of how to get from China to Kazakhstan.
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  • Distance: 2220.7 miles
  • Duration: 10 h 47 min

What companies run services between China and Kazakhstan?

China Southern Airlines, Hainan and four other airlines fly from Chengdu to Almaty every 4 hours.

Airlines
Air Astana
Website
airastana.com
Flights from Chengdu to Almaty via Urumqi
Ave. Duration
7 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Beijing to Almaty
Ave. Duration
5 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Flights from Beijing to Almaty via Astana
Ave. Duration
9 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$330 - $550
Flights from Beijing to Astana
Ave. Duration
5 h 55 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$190 - $430
Flights from Beijing to Astana via Almaty
Ave. Duration
9 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$210 - $470
Flights from Chengdu to Astana via Urumqi
Ave. Duration
7 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$310 - $800
Flights from Chengdu to Astana via Beijing
Ave. Duration
10 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$340 - $750
Flights from Beijing to Shimkent via Astana
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $460
Flights from Beijing to Shimkent via Almaty
Ave. Duration
16 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $410
Flights from Beijing to Shimkent via Almaty, Astana
Ave. Duration
17 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $490
Flights from Beijing to Tashkent via Almaty
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$180 - $420
China Southern Airlines
Website
csair.com
Flights from Chengdu to Almaty via Urumqi
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Flights from Beijing to Almaty via Urumqi
Ave. Duration
7 h 20 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$240 - $500
Flights from Beijing to Astana via Urumqi
Ave. Duration
8 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Chengdu to Astana via Urumqi
Ave. Duration
9 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$250 - $1,000
Flights from Chengdu to Astana via Zhengzhou, Urumqi
Ave. Duration
14 h 20 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Friday
Estimated price
$350 - $1,100
Flights from Beijing to Tashkent
Ave. Duration
6 h 10 min
When
Monday and Friday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Flights from Beijing to Tashkent via Urumqi
Ave. Duration
10 h 45 min
When
Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from Chengdu to Almaty via Beijing
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$330 - $1,000
Flights from Beijing to Almaty
Ave. Duration
5 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$200 - $600
S7 Airlines
Website
s7.ru
Flights from Beijing to Almaty via Novosibirsk
Ave. Duration
10 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$320 - $700
Flights from Beijing to Shimkent via Novosibirsk
Ave. Duration
11 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$210 - $650
Flights from Beijing to Tashkent via Novosibirsk
Ave. Duration
11 h 55 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$220 - $700
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from Beijing to Almaty via Seoul
Ave. Duration
10 h 22 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$470 - $1,100
Flights from Beijing to Tashkent via Seoul
Ave. Duration
12 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$360 - $1,100
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from Beijing to Astana
Ave. Duration
5 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$240 - $800
Flights from Chengdu to Astana via Beijing
Ave. Duration
9 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$390 - $1,300
Uzbekistan
Website
uzairways.com
Flights from Beijing to Tashkent
Ave. Duration
6 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Thursday
Estimated price
$230 - $490
SCAT
Website
scat.kz
Flights from Chengdu to Almaty via Xi An
Ave. Duration
9 h 5 min
When
Thursday
Estimated price
$100 - $320

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