Reliable and Friendly Astana Airport Transfers
Enjoy the stress-free holiday you’ve been dreaming of and unwind on the way to your accommodation with a seamless Astana airport transfer, courtesy of a local professional driver, in a clean, comfortable and air-conditioned private vehicle.
As you touch down at Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport (NQZ) and make your way over to Arrivals, you’ll find your Welcome Pickups driver waiting, holding a sign with your name. Your friendly local driver will be ready and happy to help transport your luggage to your pre-selected private vehicle. If your flight is delayed, you can rest assured that your driver will be on time as our Astana Airport taxi drivers receive continuous updates on their transfers, ensuring that they are there to pick passengers up regardless of when their flight land, at no extra cost.
Once your Astana airport transfer is underway, relax and enjoy the drive into the capital of Kazakhstan. To take full advantage of the ride and discover some fascinating facts about your destination, ask your driver to share their favourite tips and local gems! All of Welcome’s drivers are fluent in English, handpicked and trained to provide a memorable, personalised experience, no matter the time and place!
Hand picked & english speaking drivers
Same price as a regular Taxi from the line
Drivers are always on time
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Our Welcome Astana Airport Taxi Fleet
We offer a wide selection of vehicles in our Astana Airport taxi fleet, each designed to fit the varying needs of travellers. For solo travellers or small groups of up to four people, we suggest opting for one of our modern sedans for your Astana Airport transfer. For larger groups of up to eight people, we recommend reserving one of our spacious minivans to ensure a more comfortable journey and plenty of space for your luggage.
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Directions for your Astana Airport Taxi to Downtown
Nursultan Nazarbayev International Airport (NQZ) is located just under 20 km south of Astana, the capital of Kazakhstan. Depending on traffic, the average Astana Airport taxi or private transfer takes 30 minutes to cover the route, making it the fastest and most direct way to get from the airport to your hotel or apartment in Astana city centre.
To start your Astana Airport transfer, your driver will head east toward Qabanbay Batyr Ave for 270 m before turning left onto Qabanbay Batyr Ave. After 500 m, they will keep left to continue on Kabanbay Batyr. After 4.3 km, you will turn right onto Prospekt Mangilik Yel for about 9 km before taking a slight left and continuing on Shalqyma St. After 1.3 km, you’ll take a right onto Asqar Toqpanov St/Daraboz St, continue straight onto Heidar Aliyev St for 700 m, and then continue onto Qazhymuqan Munaytpasov St. for 1.8 km before making a left turn onto Abylay Khan Ave/M-36 which leads to the centre of Astana. Directions will vary from there, depending on the exact location of your accommodation.
Benefits of Pre-booking your Astana Airport Taxi
Kickstart your holiday in Astana with our premium private transfer service! Enjoy the assurance of 24/7 customer support and on-time door-to-door pick-ups from professional local drivers that guarantee a reliable, fast, and comfortable journey. Your Astana Airport taxi transfer will be operated by an English-speaking driver who’s an ambassador for their city and is keen to introduce you to all the city’s gems during your trip. No matter what time your flight is landing, you can rely on our 24/7 availability and secure a timely and safe drop-off to your accommodation in advance, for no waiting times. Just sit back and enjoy the ride focusing on your loved ones and all the activities you have planned.
How much is a taxi from Astana Airport to the city?
Taxis in Astana do not tend to use taximeters or have specific fixed fares, so the most common way to establish the cost of your ride is by negotiating with the driver before you get in the vehicle. To avoid being overcharged, travellers are advised to only use Astana Airport taxis they have called or booked in advance or use the primary local taxi operator at the airport. The average taxi from Astana airport to the centre is about €7-9 (KZT 3,500-4,500), depending on the time of day, and takes 30 minutes in regular traffic. For a guaranteed fixed fee with no surprises, and a ride with a professional English-speaking driver, you can always book your private transfer in advance with Welcome.