city in Kazakhstan, administrative centre of the Kostanay Province

Kostanay is a city of 247,000 people (2019) on the Tobol River in Northern Kazakhstan.


Kostanay Centre

The city is located in the steppe zone in the north of the Turgay plateau, in the south-eastern part of the West Siberian Plain, on the Tobol River, 571 km north-west of Nur-Sultan city (704 km along the highway). The nearest million-plus city is Russian Chelyabinsk, located 260 km (along the highway over 300 km) to the north-west of Kostanay.

Get inEdit

By planeEdit

Kostanay Airport (KSN) is 2 km (1.2 mi) south-west of Kostanay. Regular flights from Almaty, Nur-Sultan, Shymkent, Turkestan.

By trainEdit

connected to Almaty, Arkalyk, Atyrau, Karagandy, Nur-Sultan.

Get aroundEdit

  • Taxi up to 1000 tenge
  • Bus 80 tenge



Central Park, Pobedy Park, Tobol Embankment


Kostanay Plaza, Mart


McDonalds, KFC, Vanil, Mangal



Celinnaya Hotel prices start from 6000 tenge.


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