Almaty International Airport
The airport is situated 10 miles (16km) north of the city centre.
Getting to the city
Local buses 439, 492 and 497 run from the airport to the City Air Terminal in the centre and further (T20/ 30-40 mins). Trolleybuses 13 and 17 serve the airport every 10 minutes (T10/ 40 mins). Taxis take 30 minutes to the city centre and cost around T700.
Tel: +7 (3272) 572 009.
An Argus car hire office is on site.
Taxis are an easy way to get to Almaty from the airport, however they are not metered so travellers need to agree on a fare before departing. Expect to pay anywhere from KZT2,000 upwards.
Facilities include an airport hotel, bureau de change, auto exchange machine, cafeterias, bars, VIP lounge, duty free shop, newsagent/tobacconist, chemist and first aid.
There are parking facilities for 320 cars.
There is free wifi in the departures lounge.
Almaty International Airport Taxis: the taxi fares above are intended as a guideline only.