Arriving in Destination
Almaty International Airport Bus 92 (80T, 30–40 minutes) runs from in front of the arrivals area to the city centre every 15–20 minutes between 7am and 9.30pm. Buses 79 and 86 make the same journey, but from outside the airport entrance. Official taxis charge 2500–5500T, depending on your bargaining skills. Unofficial taxis charge from 1000T upwards.
Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport Regular buses 10 and 12 (90T) and express bus 100 (150T) connect the airport with Astana-1 train station (every 10–15 minutes, 45 minutes). Express bus 505 (150T) connects it to Astana Nurly Zhol train station. Buses run from 6.30am–10.30pm. Official taxis from the airport to the city centre cost around 2000–3500T (30 minutes), depending on the destination.