Essential Information


Baggage allowances vary depending on your class of travel. Typically, each Business Class passenger has an allowance of 30 kg, whilst each Economy Class passenger has an allowance of 20 kg. Further information about baggage allowance and hand baggage can be found in the Baggage Allowance section of this website.
Any passenger exceeding the checked baggage allowance per bag will be charged for the excess weight at the applicable rate per kilo. Each piece of baggage must not exceed 32 kg. Please note that where payload restrictions apply the excess baggage will be offloaded first. For more details on excess baggage rates please visit Excess Baggage Rates section of our website.
Security-type attaché cases, cash boxes, cash bags, disabling devices (such as mace, pepper spray, etc), explosives, ccompressed gases (incl. aerosols), flammable liquids, substances with a high oxygen content, e.g. peroxides and bleaching powder, toxic substances, radioactive substances, corrosive substances, magnetic, harmful or malodorous substances and irritants. It is also forbidden to carry firearms, replicas of weapons, daggers, flick knives and other offensive looking articles on your person or in hand baggage. For more information please visit the Dangerous Goods section of our website.
If you are going to take with you any special baggage such as: live animals equipment, technical devises and apparatus vehicle spare parts perishable items, food staff, plants medicines wheelchairs outsized and heavy items fragile items Please contact Air Astana Special Services in advance to get approval for carriage of these items. This is in your interest, because you may not be allowed to carry such baggage if you come to check-in without getting prior approval.