World's busiest airports by international passenger traffic: Wikis

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The following is a list of the world's busiest airports by international passenger traffic.

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2008 preliminary statistics (January to December 2008)

Rank Airport Location Total
passengers
Rank
Change
%
Change
1. United Kingdom London Heathrow Airport London 61,345,518 1.2%
2. France Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport Paris 55,804,279 1.6%
3. Netherlands Amsterdam Airport Schiphol Amsterdam 47,349,319 0.7%
4. Hong Kong Hong Kong International Airport Hong Kong 47,201,000 1 2.0%
5. Germany Frankfurt Airport Frankfurt 46,707,577 1 0.8%
6. United Arab Emirates Dubai International Airport Dubai 36,592,307 2 9.3%
7. Singapore Singapore Changi Airport Singapore 36,288,050 1 3.0%
8. Japan Narita International Airport Tokyo 32,343,590 1 5.5%
9. United Kingdom London Gatwick Airport London 30,433,810 1 2.3%
10. Spain Barajas Airport Madrid 30,135,120 2 2.7%

2006 preliminary statistics (January to December 2006)

Rank Location Code
(IATA)
Total
Passengers
%
Change
1. United Kingdom London Heathrow Airport London, United Kingdom LHR 61,348,340 0.6%
2. France Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport Paris, France CDG 51,888,936 6.2%
3. Netherlands Amsterdam Airport Schiphol Amsterdam, The Netherlands AMS 45,940,939 4.4%
4. Germany Frankfurt Airport Frankfurt, Germany FRA 45,697,176 1.9%
5. Hong Kong Hong Kong International Airport Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR HKG 43,274,765 8.7%
6. Japan Narita International Airport Narita, Greater Tokyo, Japan NRT 33,860,094 25.3%
7. Singapore Singapore Changi Airport Changi, Singapore SIN 33,368,099 8.6%
8. United Kingdom London Gatwick Airport West Sussex, United Kingdom LGW 30,016,837 4.4%
9. Thailand Suvarnabhumi Airport[1] Samut Prakan, Thailand BKK 29,587,773 10.3%
10. United Arab Emirates Dubai International Airport Dubai, United Arab Emirates DXB 27,925,522 16.7%
11. South Korea Seoul Incheon International Airport Incheon, South Korea ICN 27,661,598 8.1%
12. Spain Barajas Airport Barajas, Madrid, Spain MAD 24,828,627 10.6%
13. Malaysia Kuala Lumpur International Airport Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia KUL 24,570,385 5.9%
14. Germany Munich Airport Munich, Germany MUC 21,390,900 9.6%
15. Turkey Istanbul Ataturk Airport Istanbul, Turkey IST 21,265,974 10%
16. United Kingdom London Stansted Airport Essex, United Kingdom STN 20,972,291 8.4%
17. Republic of China Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport Taoyuan, Taiwan TPE 20,285,388 5.6%
18. Republic of Ireland Dublin Airport Dublin, Ireland DUB 20,271,485 14.6%
19. United States John F. Kennedy International Airport New York City, United States JFK 19,606,958 4.4%
20. Denmark Copenhagen Airport Copenhagen, Denmark CPH 18,898,625 3.9%
21. Italy Malpensa Airport Milan, Italy MXP 18,654,497 3.9%
22. United Kingdom Manchester Airport Greater Manchester, United Kingdom MAN 18,596,505 0.5%
23. Switzerland Zürich Airport Zürich, Switzerland ZRH 18,444,894 8.0%
24. Canada Toronto Pearson International Airport Mississauga, Ontario, Canada YYZ 17,210,155 1.2%
25. Italy Leonardo da Vinci Airport Rome, Lazio, Italy FCO 17,165,932 6.4%
26. United States Los Angeles International Airport Westchester, Los Angeles, California, United States LAX 16,917,381 3.3%
27. Belgium Brussels Airport Zaventem, Brussels, Belgium BRU 16,571,064 3.1%
28. Austria Vienna International Airport Vienna, Austria VIE 16,218,828 6.3%
29. People's Republic of China Shanghai Pudong International Airport Shanghai, China PVG 16,073,367 10.4%
30. Spain Son Sant Joan Airport Palma, Majorca, Balearic Islands, Spain PMI 16,039,187 5.3%

2005 preliminary statistics (January to December 2005)

Rank Airport Location Code
(IATA)
Total
Passengers
%
Change
1. United Kingdom London Heathrow Airport Hillingdon, Greater London, United Kingdom LHR 60,964,323 1.5%
2. France Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport Seine-et-Marne/Seine-Saint-Denis/Val-d'Oise, Île-de-France, France CDG 48,551,870 5.0%
3. Germany Frankfurt Airport Frankfurt, Hesse, Germany FRA 44,756,469 3.2%
4. Netherlands Amsterdam Airport Schiphol Haarlemmermeer, North Holland, The Netherlands AMS 43,881,540 4.0%
5. Hong Kong Hong Kong International Airport Hong Kong, Hong Kong SAR HKG 39,593,000 10.2%
6. Singapore Singapore Changi Airport Changi, East Region, Singapore SIN 30,577,724 7.8%
7. United Kingdom London Gatwick Airport Crawley, West Sussex, South East, England, United Kingdom LGW 28,710,566 5.2%
8. Japan Narita International Airport Narita, Chiba, Kantō, Honshū, Japan NRT 27,115,822 2.4%
9. Thailand Bangkok International Airport Bangkok, Thailand BKK 26,768,772 4.5%
10. South Korea Incheon International Airport Incheon, South Korea ICN 25,541,362 9.0%
11. United Arab EmiratesDubai International Airport Dubai, United Arab Emirates DXB 23,607,507 15.9%
12. Spain Barajas Airport Barajas, Madrid, Madrid (autonomous community), Spain MAD 22,107,466 10.6%
13. Germany Munich Airport Munich, Upper Bavaria, Bavaria, Germany MUC 19,405,560 8.3%
14. Turkey Istanbul Ataturk Airport Istanbul, Turkey IST 19,293,769 10%
15. United Kingdom London Stansted Airport Uttlesford, Essex, East, England, United Kingdom STN 19,257,502 6.6%
16. Republic of China Chiang Kai-shek International Airport Taoyuan, Taiwan TPE 19,158,638 9.0%
17. United Kingdom Manchester Airport Greater Manchester, North West, England, United Kingdom MAN 18,690,695 6.1%
18. United States John F. Kennedy International Airport Queens, New York City, New York, United States JFK 18,534,215 7.1%
19. DenmarkCopenhagen Airport Tårnby, Hovedstaden, Denmark CPH 17,964,538 5.0%
20. Republic of Ireland Dublin Airport Fingal, Dublin, Leinster, Ireland DUB 17,571,677 8.0%
21. United States Los Angeles International Airport Westchester, Los Angeles, California, United States LAX 17,469,927 6.6%
22. Switzerland Zürich Airport Kloten, Zürich, Switzerland ZRH 17,265,955 3.9%
23. Canada Toronto Pearson International Airport Mississauga, Ontario, Canada YYZ 16,972,867 6.7%
24. Italy Leonardo da Vinci Airport Fiumicino, Rome, Lazio, Italy FCO 16,527,016 6.9%
25. Italy Malpensa Airport Varese, Lombardy, Italy MXP 16,199,824 8.8%
26. Belgium Brussels Airport Zaventem, Flemish Brabant, Flanders, Belgium BRU 16,060,407 3.6%
27. Turkey Antalya Airport Antalya, Turkey AYT 15,864,863 13.8%
28. Spain Son Sant Joan Airport Palma, Majorca, Balearic Islands, Spain PMI 15,250,975 4.3%
29. Austria Vienna International Airport Schwechat, Lower Austria, Austria VIE 15,172,072 7.6%
30. People's Republic of China Shanghai Pudong International Airport Shanghai, People's Republic of China PVG 14,542,233 16.2%

Notes

  1. ^ Includes figures for Don Mueang International Airport from 1 January 2006 to 27 September 2006.

2. Includes figures for Istanbul Ataturk Airport and Antalya Airport for 2005 and 2006, http://www.dhmi.gov.tr/dosyalar/istatistik/2006/2006tum/2006yolcu.pdf

References

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