I am an Indian citizen living in Ukraine. I will be traveling to India but I need to wait in Almaty airport 26 hours for my next flight to India. I will not be leaving Almaty airport. My flight is Air Astana. So in this case do I need a transit visa ?
Yes, official airline information from TIMATIC says that you need a visa.
Information as of 27JUN15 / 1842 UTC National India (IN) /Residence Ukraine (UA) Embarkation Ukraine (UA) /Transit Kazakhstan (KZ) Destination India (IN) ALSO CHECK DESTINATION INFORMATION BELOW Kazakhstan (KZ) TWOV (Transit Without Visa): Visa required, except for Holders of onward tickets for a max. time of 24 hours. Additional Information: - Holders of a transit visa must also hold documents required for their next destination. Warning: - Holders of a transit visa are required to also hold onward tickets. Kazakhstan (KZ) Vaccination against yellow fever required if arriving within 6 days after leaving or transiting countries with risk of yellow . Exempt from Yellow Fever vaccination: - Children under 9 months of age. - Passengers transiting Kazakhstan provided not leaving the transit area. - Passengers transiting countries with risk of yellow fever transmission provided not leaving the transit areas.