Almaty Airport is located 20 km from the center of Almaty. It is one of the largest airports in Kazakhstan, the 1st busiest airport by passenger traffic. The airport has one passenger terminal for domestic and international flights. The second terminal is under construction. Air Astana is based at the airport. Near the airport one can find Aksunar and Ekipazh Hotels. It takes on average about 30 minutes to get from the center of the city to Almaty Airport.