World’s Busiest Airports
Over the past 10 years our website’s database has grown from around 10,000 airports around the world to now featuring over 40,000 airports, strips, fields or heliports.
This is partly because of the popularity of air travel and the lower budget flights availability which has caused an expansion in the number of airports.
These are the Top 30 busiest airports in the World for 2018:
|1.||Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport||Atlanta, Georgia||United States||ATL/KATL||52,640,000|
|2.||Beijing Capital International Airport||Chaoyang-Shunyi, Beijing||China||PEK/ZBAA||49,380,000|
|3.||Dubai International Airport||Garhoud, Dubai||United Arab Emirates||DXB/OMDB||43,740,000|
|4.||Los Angeles International Airport||Los Angeles, California||United States||LAX/KLAX||42,680,000||1|
|5.||Tokyo Haneda Airport||Ōta, Tokyo||Japan||HND/RJTT||41,060,000||1|
|6.||O'Hare International Airport||Chicago, Illinois||United States||ORD/KORD||39,450,000|
|7.||London Heathrow Airport||Hillingdon, London||United Kingdom||LHR/EGLL||38,070,000|
|8.||Hong Kong International Airport||Chek Lap Kok, Hong Kong||Hong Kong SAR, China||HKG/VHHH||36,910,000|
|9.||Shanghai Pudong International Airport||Pudong, Shanghai||China||PVG/ZSPD||36,690,000|
|10.||Indira Gandhi International Airport||Delhi||India||DEL/VIDP||35,040,000||6|
Airport Information Index:
1. The busiest airport are ranked depending on the number of passengers flying to or from each airport.
2. Passenger may only be catching connecting flights from an airport to another destination.
3. Passenger Number data is related to the Airport Council International estimated full year figures for 2015.
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