Air Astana will resume scheduled flights from Almaty to Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, on 7th November 2021. The twice weekly service will be operated by Embraer E190 E2 aircraft on Thursdays and Sundays.

The departure from Almaty on Thursdays will be at 11:05 and arrival in Baku at 12.55, with the return flight departing at 13:55 and arriving at 19:05. Departure from Almaty on Sundays will be at 18:55 and arrival in Baku at 20.50, with the return flight departing at 21:50 and arriving next day at 03:05. All times local. Flight times are 3 hours 50 minutes outbound and 3 hours 10 minutes inbound. Return airfares in economy class start at US$332, including airport, fuel and other charges.

Travel Information / Entry Requirements

Non-Azerbaijan residents need to provide a full vaccination and a negative PCR test certificates, with the latter document obtained within 72 prior to departure. Citizens of Azerbaijan, employees of diplomatic missions and consulates based in Azerbaijan, together with their families, all children aged 1-18 and other categories of citizens are required to have a negative PCR test certificate obtained within 72 hours prior to departure.

On arrival in Kazakhstan, passengers vaccinated outside of Kazakhstan must provide a negative PCR certificate obtained within three days prior to arrival.