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There are 8 ways to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Kazakhstan by plane, car or train

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 to Astana  •  19 h 44 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Astana (TSE) SFO - TSE

$554 - $677

Cheapest option

Fly to Orsk, train  •  33 h 15 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Orsk (OSW) SFO - OSW
  2. Take the train from Kirgilda to Nikeltau
  3. Take the train from Nikeltau to Kimpersaj
  4. Take the train from Nikeltau to Aktobe(KAZ)

$509 - $2,602

6 alternative options

Fly to Aktyubinsk  •  18 h 45 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Aktyubinsk (AKX) SFO - AKX

$514 - $1,548

Fly to Almaty  •  19 h 52 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Almaty (ALA) SFO - ALA

$595 - $939

Fly to Shimkent  •  19 h 43 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Shimkent (CIT) SFO - CIT

$718 - $1,867

Fly to Karaganda  •  20 h 9 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Karaganda (KGF) SFO - KGF

$749 - $2,247

Fly to Orenburg, drive  •  24 h 33 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Orenburg (REN) SFO - REN
  2. Drive from Orenburg to Aqtöbe

$521 - $1,546

Fly to Tashkent, train  •  27 h 57 min

  1. Fly from San Francisco (SFO) to Tashkent (TAS) SFO - TAS
  2. Take the train from Sary-Agatsh to Chimkent

$731 - $1,894

Questions & Answers

The cheapest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Kazakhstan is to fly which costs $550 - $700 and takes 19 h 44 min.

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The quickest way to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Kazakhstan is to fly which costs $500 - $1,600 and takes 18 h 45 min.

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The distance between San Francisco Airport (SFO) and Kazakhstan is 6594 miles.

It takes approximately 19 h 44 min to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Kazakhstan, including transfers.

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There is no direct flight from San Francisco Airport to Astana Airport. The quickest flight takes 19 h and has one stopover.

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Air China, Emirates, Flydubai and five other airlines offer flights from San Francisco Airport to Astana Airport.

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Map of how to get from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Kazakhstan.
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  • Distance: 6594 miles
  • Duration: 19 h 44 min

What companies run services between San Francisco Airport (SFO), USA and Kazakhstan?

Lufthansa, Turkish Airlines and nine other airlines fly from San Francisco Airport (SFO) to Astana every 2 hours.

Airlines
Aeroflot Russian Airlines
Website
aeroflot.ru
Flights from San Francisco to Aktyubinsk via London Heathrow, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
18 h 40 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,000
Flights from San Francisco to Aktyubinsk via Paris CDG, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
19 h 5 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,300
Flights from San Francisco to Aktyubinsk via Helsinki, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $2,600
Flights from San Francisco to Aktyubinsk via Frankfurt, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
20 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,600
Flights from San Francisco to Aktyubinsk via Helsinki, Pulkovo, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $2,600
Flights from San Francisco to Aktyubinsk via Helsinki, Tallinn, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $2,600
Flights from San Francisco to Aktyubinsk via Amsterdam Schiphol, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
24 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $2,600
Flights from San Francisco to Aktyubinsk via Zurich, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
25 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,700
Flights from San Francisco to Aktyubinsk via Munich, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
25 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,700
Flights from San Francisco to Aktyubinsk via Los Angeles, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
26 h 40 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from San Francisco to Shimkent via Helsinki, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
19 h 30 min
When
Sunday
Estimated price
$500 - $2,800
Flights from San Francisco to Shimkent via London Heathrow, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
22 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$850 - $3,000
Flights from San Francisco to Shimkent via Paris CDG, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
23 h 25 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $5,500
Flights from San Francisco to Shimkent via Frankfurt, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $4,000
Flights from San Francisco to Shimkent via Amsterdam Schiphol, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
23 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,800
Flights from San Francisco to Shimkent via Zurich, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
24 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,900
Flights from San Francisco to Shimkent via Munich, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
24 h 45 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,900
Flights from San Francisco to Karaganda via Helsinki, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
19 h 45 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$650 - $3,600
Flights from San Francisco to Karaganda via London Heathrow, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
22 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,100 - $4,000
Flights from San Francisco to Karaganda via Paris CDG, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
23 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,400 - $7,000
Flights from San Francisco to Karaganda via Frankfurt, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
24 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,200 - $5,500
Flights from San Francisco to Karaganda via Amsterdam Schiphol, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
24 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$950 - $3,700
Flights from San Francisco to Karaganda via New York JFK, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
30 h 20 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,500
Flights from San Francisco to Karaganda via Zurich, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
24 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,800
Flights from San Francisco to Karaganda via Munich, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
25 h
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $3,800
Flights from San Francisco to Karaganda via Los Angeles, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
25 h 55 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,300
Flights from San Francisco to Orenburg via Amsterdam Schiphol, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
18 h 50 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,200
Flights from San Francisco to Orenburg via Frankfurt, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
19 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$650 - $2,600
Flights from San Francisco to Orenburg via Los Angeles, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
20 h 30 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$500 - $1,600
Flights from San Francisco to Orenburg via Helsinki, Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
21 h 10 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $2,600
Flights from San Francisco to Orenburg via Frankfurt, Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
21 h 25 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,700
Flights from San Francisco to Orenburg via Munich, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
24 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$850 - $3,800
Flights from San Francisco to Orenburg via Paris CDG, Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
25 h 5 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,800
Flights from San Francisco to Orenburg via London Heathrow, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
25 h 25 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$800 - $2,000
Flights from San Francisco to Orenburg via Amsterdam Schiphol, Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
25 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,200
Flights from San Francisco to Orenburg via Paris CDG, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
25 h 50 min
When
Tuesday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,300
Flights from San Francisco to Orenburg via Munich, Pulkovo
Ave. Duration
26 h 25 min
When
Wednesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,700
Pegas Fly
Website
pegasfly.com
Flights from San Francisco to Orenburg via Helsinki, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
19 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $2,600
Flights from San Francisco to Orenburg via Paris CDG, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
23 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,700
Flights from San Francisco to Orsk via Helsinki, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
20 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $2,600
Flights from San Francisco to Orsk via Paris CDG, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
21 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$900 - $3,600
Flights from San Francisco to Orsk via Amsterdam Schiphol, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
24 h 55 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,200
Flights from San Francisco to Orsk via London Heathrow, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
18 h 35 min
When
Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,000
Flights from San Francisco to Orsk via Frankfurt, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
20 h 40 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$700 - $2,700
Flights from San Francisco to Orsk via Helsinki, Pulkovo, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
20 h 25 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $2,600
United Airlines
Website
united.com
Flights from San Francisco to Astana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19 h
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $1,900
Flights from San Francisco to Astana via Denver, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20 h 35 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,100 - $1,900
Flights from San Francisco to Almaty via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,610 - $1,660
Flights from San Francisco to Almaty via Frankfurt, Astana
Ave. Duration
21 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,610 - $1,660
Flights from San Francisco to Almaty via Zurich, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
20 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,650 - $1,670
Flights from San Francisco to Almaty via Denver, Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
21 h 30 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,610 - $1,660
Air France
Website
airfrance.com
Flights from San Francisco to Astana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
24 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,900 - $8,000
Flights from San Francisco to Shimkent via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
21 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Flights from San Francisco to Shimkent via Paris CDG, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
25 h 12 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,100
Flights from San Francisco to Shimkent via Frankfurt, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
25 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,000
KLM
Website
klm.com
Flights from San Francisco to Astana via Paris CDG
Ave. Duration
24 h 15 min
When
Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,900 - $8,000
Flights from San Francisco to Shimkent via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
21 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Flights from San Francisco to Shimkent via Amsterdam Schiphol, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
25 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $4,600
Flights from San Francisco to Shimkent via Frankfurt, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
25 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,000
Flights from San Francisco to Orenburg via Amsterdam Schiphol, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
31 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $4,200
Lufthansa
Website
lufthansa.com
Flights from San Francisco to Astana via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19 h 52 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,200 - $1,800
Flights from San Francisco to Almaty via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
19 h 55 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,610 - $1,660
Flights from San Francisco to Almaty via Frankfurt, Astana
Ave. Duration
21 h 50 min
When
Tuesday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,610 - $1,660
SCAT
Website
scat.kz
Flights from San Francisco to Aktyubinsk via Istanbul Ataturk, Aktau
Ave. Duration
24 h 45 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$650 - $1,800
Flights from San Francisco to Shimkent via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
21 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Flights from San Francisco to Shimkent via Frankfurt, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
25 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,000
Flights from San Francisco to Karaganda via Frankfurt, Almaty
Ave. Duration
27 h 40 min
When
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $5,500
Turkish Airlines
Website
p.turkishairlines.com
Flights from San Francisco to Astana via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
19 h 20 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Sunday
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,900
Flights from San Francisco to Almaty via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
21 h 30 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$1,000 - $1,300
Flights from San Francisco to Tashkent via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
18 h 30 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
AtlasGlobal
Website
atlasglb.com
Flights from San Francisco to Shimkent via Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
21 h 55 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Flights from San Francisco to Shimkent via Frankfurt, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
25 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,000
Flights from San Francisco to Shimkent via Paris CDG, Istanbul Ataturk
Ave. Duration
25 h 30 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,000
Air Astana
Website
airastana.com
Flights from San Francisco to Shimkent via London Heathrow, Astana
Ave. Duration
22 h 40 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from San Francisco to Shimkent via Istanbul Ataturk, Almaty
Ave. Duration
24 h 45 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$750 - $2,000
Flights from San Francisco to Shimkent via Frankfurt, Astana
Ave. Duration
24 h 45 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$800 - $3,000
Nordwind Airlines
Website
nordwindairlines.ru
Flights from San Francisco to Orenburg via Helsinki, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
19 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $2,600
Flights from San Francisco to Orenburg via Helsinki, Pulkovo, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
19 h 40 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$480 - $2,600
Flights from San Francisco to Orenburg via Paris CDG, Moscow Sheremetyevo
Ave. Duration
23 h 35 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$950 - $4,700
Uzbekistan
Website
uzairways.com
Flights from San Francisco to Tashkent via Frankfurt
Ave. Duration
18 h 35 min
When
Wednesday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,900
Flights from San Francisco to Tashkent via London Heathrow
Ave. Duration
19 h 50 min
When
Monday and Thursday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,100
Flights from San Francisco to Tashkent via Tel Aviv
Ave. Duration
20 h 25 min
When
Monday
Estimated price
$900 - $7,000
Emirates
Website
emirates.com
Flights from San Francisco to Astana via Dubai
Ave. Duration
21 h 55 min
When
Wednesday, Thursday, Saturday and Sunday
Estimated price
$800 - $2,200
Flights from San Francisco to Almaty via Dubai
Ave. Duration
22 h 10 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$700 - $1,900
Asiana Airlines
Website
us.flyasiana.com
Flights from San Francisco to Almaty via Incheon
Ave. Duration
21 h 25 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,650 - $1,670
Flights from San Francisco to Tashkent via Incheon
Ave. Duration
21 h 10 min
When
Tuesday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,900
Korean Air
Website
koreanair.com
Flights from San Francisco to Tashkent via Incheon
Ave. Duration
28 h 32 min
When
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday
Estimated price
$750 - $2,700
Air China
Website
airchina.com
Flights from San Francisco to Astana via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
20 h 5 min
When
Monday, Wednesday and Saturday
Estimated price
$1,300 - $1,700
Cathay Pacific
Website
cathaypacific.com
Flights from San Francisco to Almaty via Hong Kong
Ave. Duration
24 h 15 min
When
Monday, Thursday and Sunday
Estimated price
$600 - $1,600
Hainan
Website
hainanairlines.com
Flights from San Francisco to Almaty via Beijing Capital
Ave. Duration
18 h 50 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$490 - $1,600
Train operators
Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ)
Website
railways.kz
Train from Sary-Agatsh to Chimkent
Ave. Duration
4 h 43 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $7
Website
railways.kz
Train from Kirgilda to Nikeltau
Ave. Duration
1 h 51 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$2 - $4
Website
railways.kz
Train from Nikeltau to Kimpersaj
Ave. Duration
32 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
railways.kz
Train from Nikeltau to Aktobe(KAZ)
Ave. Duration
2 h 41 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$1 - $3
Website
railways.kz

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