Home » Asia » Kazakhstan » Astana International Airport | Code: TSE

Astana Airport Guide

airport guide

In this section you will find traveller airport reviews as well as our Astana Airport Guide with info on WiFi, lounges, facilities and services....and yes, even the name of a hotel near the airport in case you decide that sleeping in the airport is not for you!

Airport Overview

To help you plan your layover or overnight sleepover, we are here to give you the low-down on what travellers have reported back to us during their time at Astana Airport.

What to Expect

  • Two terminals, one each for International and Domestic flights, with a connected corridor for transit passengers.
  • T1, International Terminal, was completed in June 2017.
  • Free WiFi is available. See WiFi in the airport guide below.

Where to Sleep

  • As of May 2017, we have no reviews from travellers who have used this airport. Write a review to help future travellers!
  • For uninterrupted sleep, there are hotels near the airport. See Airport Hotels in the airport guide below.

For more information about the services and facilities available, scroll down to continue exploring our Astana Airport Guide. Send us your airport tips to help us keep this information up to date.

Write a Review

Astana Airport Information

In this guide we may refer to locations as "landside" and "airside". Landside is the public area of the terminal located in the non-secure zone, before security. Airside is the secure area of the terminal that you must reach by going through security.

Airport Lounges

Pay-per-use, Single Visit Passes & Lounge Memberships

Regardless of what class of service you are flying, there is a lounge that you can enter by paying at the door:

  • CIP Lounge (Domestic) - Location: unknown. Hours: open 24 hours. Lounge Access: 2600 KZT per person

[ back to top ]

Airport Hotels

If sleeping in Astana Airport does not appeal to you, there are hotels near the airport:

  • Astana Transit Hotel - (Located on airport property) There are 16 rooms available in three types: Double room, Junior Suite, or Suite. Rates are from 16 600 (up to 12 hours) - 20 000 KZT (24 hours), for a double room. » Check Rates
  • Ibis Astana - (23 minutes from the airport) Airport shuttle is available ($). » Check Rates
  • Red Village Hotel - (30 minutes from the airport) Airport shuttle is available ($). » Check Rates

To see more options there is a list of hotels near Astana Airport on Tripadvisor that can be sorted by price, distance, traveller rating and popularity.

[ back to top ]

Airport WiFi / Internet

Free WiFi is available throughout Astana Airport. Connect to the “Kazakhtelecom” network. A mobile phone number is required in order to receive a PIN to access the WiFi.

[ back to top ]

More Services, Facilities & Things To Do On A Layover At The Airport

  • ATMs / Cash Machines - Need cash? ATMs are available. Fees may apply, so be sure to check your bank’s fee schedule and your daily withdrawal limit if you are travelling internationally. You may also want to notify your bank of your travel plans. Location: 1st and 2nd Floors, landside.
  • Baby Care Facilities - Changing table, cot, toys, comfortable seating and more, are available in the Mother-and-Baby Rooms. These rooms are available for use, free of charge, for mothers and their children, aged 5 years and under. Locations: Waiting area (landside) and airside in both the Domestic and International Departures.
  • Currency Exchange - Location: 1st and 2nd Floors, landside.
  • Duty Free & Shopping - Duty-free shopping is available airside in International Departures, 24-hours a day. Souvenir shops are located landside on the 1st and 2nd floors.
  • Food & Drinks - The airport’s only dining option is the Zhibek Zholy restaurant, located on the 2nd floor, landside.
  • Luggage Packing - Fee: 1500 KZT per piece of luggage. Location: landside on both 1st and 2nd Floors. Hours: Available 24 hours.
  • Luggage Storage & Lockers - Luggage storage is available for 680 KZT per piece, per calendar day. Maximum storage period is 6 months. Location: 1st Floor, landside. Hours: Open 24 hours.
  • Medical Services - First aid post is located on the first floor of the airport.
  • Mobile Charging - At the time of this update, we did not have any information about mobile charging availability. If you know, write a review or email us at guides@sleepinginairports.com.
  • Pharmacy - Eco Pharm. Location: 2nd Floor, landside. Hours: unknown.
  • Post Office - KazPost offers mailing services and money orders. Location: 1st Floor, landside.
  • Smoking Areas - Smoking is allowed in designated Smoking Rooms, located in both the Domestic and International Departures areas.
  • Rest Zones - Not available.
  • Showers - Not available.

[ back to top ]

Airport Hours

The airport is open 24 hours.

[ back to top ]


As of March 2018, Astana airport is served by the following airlines: Lufthansa • Air France • Emirates • Turkish Airlines • LOT • Etihad Airways • Air Astana.

[ back to top ]

Airport Transportation: Getting To/From The Airport


Public buses Nos. 10 and 12 connect regularly to/from airport and the city center. For schedules, bus stops, hours, and approximate fare, visit the Astana Airport website.


Taxis are available 24-hours from the Arrivals Hall. Approximate fares are posted, and a dispatcher coordinates you and the taxi driver.

[ back to top ]

Have you been to this airport?

Write a Review

Last Updated: 26 March 2018

This guide is for informational purposes only to assist with your planning and is subject to change at any time. The information in this airport guide is based on information collected and/or received from the airports, lounges, hotels, transportation providers and their web sites. We are not representatives of any of the above mentioned service providers. To report errors, or to add/change any items mentioned in the guide, please contact us .