There are 5 ways to get from Yekaterinburg to Astana by plane, taxi, train, bus 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.

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Fly from Ekaterinburg  •  6 h 9 min

  1. Fly from Ekaterinburg (SVX) to Astana (TSE) SVX - TSE

$171 - $422

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Bus  •  22 h 23 min

  1. Take the bus from Yekaterinburg to Astana

$25 - $40

3 alternative options

Taxi to Chelyabinsk, fly  •  5 h 42 min

  1. Take a taxi from Yekaterinburg to Chelyabinsk
  2. Fly from Chelyabinsk (CEK) to Astana (TSE) CEK - TSE

$146 - $334

Train, bus  •  20 h 8 min

  1. Take the train from Ekaterinburg Pass. to Kurgan
  2. Take the bus from Kurgan to Kokshetau
  3. Take the train from Kokshetau to Astana

$28 - $51

Drive  •  14 h 30 min

  1. Drive from Yekaterinburg to Astana 701.6 miles

$65 - $100

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The cheapest way to get from Yekaterinburg to Astana is to bus which costs RUB 1700 - RUB 2400 and takes 22 h 23 min.

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The quickest way to get from Yekaterinburg to Astana is to taxi and fly which costs RUB 9500 - RUB 23000 and takes 5 h 42 min.

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Yes, there is a direct bus departing from Yekaterinburg and arriving at Astana. Services depart four times a week. The journey takes approximately 22 h 23 min.

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The distance between Yekaterinburg and Astana is 946 km. The road distance is 1122.5 km.

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The best way to get from Yekaterinburg to Astana without a car is to train and bus which takes 20 h 8 min and costs RUB 1900 - RUB 3500.

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It takes approximately 6 h 9 min to get from Yekaterinburg to Astana, including transfers.

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Yekaterinburg to Astana bus services, operated by Avtovokzaly.ru, depart from Yekaterinburg station.

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The best way to get from Yekaterinburg to Astana is to fly which takes 6 h 9 min and costs RUB 11000 - RUB 29000. Alternatively, you can bus, which costs RUB 1700 - RUB 2400 and takes 22 h 23 min.

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The quickest flight from Ekaterinburg Airport to Astana Airport is the direct flight which takes 1 h 40 min.

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Yekaterinburg to Astana bus services, operated by Avtovokzaly.ru, arrive at Astana station.

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Astana is 1 h ahead of Yekaterinburg. It is currently 9:54 AM in Yekaterinburg and 10:54 AM in Astana.

Yes, the driving distance between Yekaterinburg to Astana is 1123 km. It takes approximately 14 h 30 min to drive from Yekaterinburg to Astana.

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  • Distance: 591.3 miles
  • Duration: 6 h 9 min

What companies run services between Yekaterinburg, Russia and Astana, Kazakhstan?

Air Astana flies from Yekaterinburg to Astana once daily. Alternatively, Avtovokzaly.ru operates a bus from Yekaterinburg to Astana 4 times a week. Tickets cost $25 - $40 and the journey takes 22 h 23 min.

Airlines
Air Astana
Website
airastana.com
Flights from Ekaterinburg to Astana
Ave. Duration
1 h 40 min
When
Every day
Estimated price
$170 - $420
SCAT
Website
scat.kz
Flights from Chelyabinsk to Astana
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Tuesday and Friday
Estimated price
$75 - $250
Yamal Airlines
Website
yamal.aero
Flights from Chelyabinsk to Astana
Ave. Duration
1 h 20 min
When
Saturday
Estimated price
$70 - $460
Train operators
Russian Railways (RZhD)
Website
rzd.ru
Train from Ekaterinburg Pass. to Kurgan
Ave. Duration
4 h 57 min
Frequency
Once daily
Estimated price
$12 - $25
Website
pass.rzd.ru
3rd Class (Platzcart)
$12 - $18
2nd Class (Kupé)
$17 - $25
Railways of Kazakhstan (KTZ)
Website
railways.kz
Train from Kokshetau to Astana
Ave. Duration
3 h 55 min
Frequency
Twice daily
Estimated price
$4 - $8
Website
railways.kz
Bus operators
Avtovokzaly.ru
Phone
8-800-775-45-73
Email
support@avtovokzaly.ru
Website
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Kurgan to Kokshetau
Ave. Duration
9 h 16 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$12 - $18
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Bus from Yekaterinburg to Astana
Ave. Duration
22 h 23 min
Frequency
4 times a week
Estimated price
$25 - $40
Schedules at
avtovokzaly.ru
Other operators
Taxi from Yekaterinburg to Chelyabinsk
Ave. Duration
3 h 1 min
Estimated price
$65 - $85
Taksi Tri Desyatki
Phone
+7 343 310-10-10
Website
3101010.ru
SKY Taxi
Phone
+7 343 238-88-88
Website
taxisky.ru

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