In 2023, several airlines have established direct flights to Kazakhstan, facilitating international connections.

International Airlines

Garuda Indonesia:

Garuda Indonesia, the flag carrier of Indonesia, is set to initiate direct flights to Kazakhstan. The airline is also considering the possibility of opening a transit hub at one of Kazakhstan’s international airports to provide services into Europe and beyond​.

Air China:

Air China has resumed its direct flights along the Beijing-Xi’an-Astana route. These flights are scheduled three times a week on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Fridays, operated by the Airbus A320 aircraft​.

Oman’s Salam Air:

Salam Air, a low-cost airline from Oman, has launched direct flights between Muscat and Almaty. This development marked a significant milestone in the bilateral relations between Oman and Kazakhstan​.

Wizz Air Abu Dhabi:

While the detailed operations are not mentioned, Wizz Air Abu Dhabi has been listed as one of the airlines with direct flights to Kazakhstan.

Turkish Airlines:

Turkish Airlines is also mentioned among the airlines with direct flights to Kazakhstan in 2023.

LOT Polish Airlines, and Uzbekistan Airways:

Both of these airlines are operating flights to Kazakhstan to major airports in Kazakhstan.

Local Airliners in Kazakhstan

If you flying to different cities in Kazakhstan and want to book your flight tickets through local airlines.

Air Astana:

Established in 2001, Air Astana is a prominent airline in Kazakhstan, serving as the flag carrier of the country. It operates both international and domestic flights from its hubs in Almaty and Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport.


A subsidiary of Air Astana, FlyArystan commenced operations in 2019 and serves as a low-cost carrier in Kazakhstan, offering domestic flight services across various cities within the country.

Qazaq Air:

Founded in 2015, Qazaq Air operates domestic flights to multiple destinations within Kazakhstan. It operates a fleet of modern turboprop aircraft and adheres to high local and international safety standards.

SCAT Airlines:

SCAT Airlines, established in 1997, offers a number of domestic flights within Kazakhstan alongside international services. It’s one of the larger airlines within the country, with a significant number of flights each month.