Astana International Airport (TSE) is a modern airport located 9 miles (14 kilometers) from Astana, the capital city of Kazakhstan. Domestic and International flights to Astana International Airport (TSE) arrive at the main terminal. Most flights to Astana International Airport (TSE) arrive from Eastern Europe, Central Asia and the Middle East.
The airport has many amenities for travelers. There is a full service restaurant, Albatross, located on the second floor of the terminal. There are two branches of the store The National Souvenir Shop, located on each level of the terminal. The shops sell locally made items. More expensive souvenirs can be purchased at either of the two branches of the store Empire. The terminal has banking services, money exchange services, three prayer rooms, a mother and baby room, a video store, a duty free store and a pharmacy. The airport also contains ATM machines, smoking rooms, and several lounges, including a VIP lounge. There is a 16-room transit hotel located at the airport. Guests can rent rooms in 12- or 24-hour time frames.
Taxi service is available at the airport, as is parking. Major international airlines operate flights to Astana International Airport (TSE) including Lufthansa, Austrian Airlines and Rossiya.