Air Astana will resume direct flights from
Kazakhstan’s capital Nur-Sultan (formerly known as Astana) to
Frankfurt on Tuesday, 18 August 2020.
The airline will initially operate the route
four-times per week, increasing to daily services by September.
Flights will be operated using the latest Airbus
A321LR aircraft, with flight times of around 6h 20m outbound and 5h 45m on the return to Nur-Sultan.
Astana’s fleet of A321LR aircraft boast 16 flat-bed Business Class
seats and 150 economy class seats furnished with personalized
inflight entertainment screens.
The flight between Nur-Sultan and
Frankfurt is operated in a codeshare partnership with Lufthansa.
In accordance with German health regulations, all
passengers (except those in transit) travelling to Germany from
Kazakhstan must undertake a COVID19 test at the point of
departure within 48 hours of departure, or within 72 hours of
entering Germany. Passengers will also be required to fill out two
copies of a ‘passenger locator card’ during the flight.
arriving to Kazakhstan should familiarize themselves with
government health and quarantine regulations.
Air Astana resumed domestic network in May.
Services to several international destinations recommenced during
June and July, with Almaty to Dubai and Atyrau to Amsterdam
services being added on 17 August, together with Almaty to Kyiv
on 19 August.
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