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The 30 largest airports and airlines in Mexico

Further information is provided on the 30 biggest airports in Mexico. At Cancún International Airport alone, 44 airlines operate and serve flights to and from 78 destinations.

Out of the eight airlines of the country we have listed biggest 8. Aerom is leading here with a total of 78 flight destinations.

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The 30 biggest airports in Mexico

CUNCancún International AirportCancún4478
MEXLicenciado Benito Juarez International AirportMexico City3094
SJDLos Cabos International AirportSan José del Cabo1822
PVRLicenciado Gustavo Díaz Ordaz International AirportPuerto Vallarta1621
GDLDon Miguel Hidalgo Y Costilla International AirportGuadalajara1541
MTYGeneral Mariano Escobedo International AirportMonterrey1332
HMOGeneral Ignacio P. Garcia International AirportHermosillo713
ACAGeneral Juan N Alvarez International AirportAcapulco65
TIJGeneral Abelardo L. Rodríguez International AirportTijuana532
CZMCozumel International AirportCozumel129
MIDLicenciado Manuel Crescencio Rejon Int AirportMérida88
CUUGeneral Roberto Fierro Villalobos International AirportChihuahua710
BJXDel Bajío International AirportSilao710
MLMGeneral Francisco J. Mujica International AirportMorelia77
MZTGeneral Rafael Buelna International AirportMazatlán79
VSACarlos Rovirosa Pérez International AirportVillahermosa78
VERGeneral Heriberto Jara International AirportVeracruz79
ZIHIxtapa Zihuatanejo International AirportIxtapa75
AGUJesús Terán Paredo International AirportAguascalientes67
QROQuerétaro Intercontinental AirportQuerétaro65
SLPPonciano Arriaga International AirportSan Luis Potosí66
TRCFrancisco Sarabia International AirportTorreón66
ZLOPlaya De Oro International AirportManzanillo64
CULBachigualato Federal International AirportCuliacán57
OAXXoxocotlán International AirportOaxaca55
PBCHermanos Serdán International AirportPuebla56
ZCLGeneral Leobardo C. Ruiz International AirportZacatecas55
CJSAbraham González International AirportCiudad Juárez46
LAPManuel Márquez de León International AirportLa Paz46
REXGeneral Lucio Blanco International AirportReynosa45

Freight volume

In 2021, a total of 962.57 million ton-kilometers (= total mass transported in tons multiplied by kilometers traveled) of cargo was moved by air in Mexico. Licenciado Benito Juarez International Airport alone accounted for around 409,205 metric tons.

The biggest airlines based in Mexico

The largest airline in the country with scheduled passenger traffic and in terms of fleet size is Aerom. In 2019, it carried 20.69 million passengers. It currently has a fleet of 107 aircrafts. The main airlines for civil passenger traffic in Mexico are:

IATANameCallsignFleet sizeDestinations
YQTAR AerolineasTar1219
A7Calafia AirlinesCalafia623

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