The biggest airports worldwide
by passengers

The largest airport in this ranking is the Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport in the United States. With 868359 starts and landings in it belongs without doubt to the biggest airports worldwide. 38 airlines are starting here and fly to a total of 217 travel destinations. About 94 million passengers and 601.000 tons of cargo are moved annually.

The data given for passengers, movements and cargo are based on the year 2013.
Order by:
Passengers
Cargo
Movements
Airlines
Destinations
Runways
Longest runway

RankAirportPassengersCargoMovementsAirlinesDestinationsRunwaysLongest
runway
1.
Hartsfield Jackson Atlanta International AirportUnited States (ATL)
94.43 M601,269 t8683593821753624 m
2.
Beijing Capital International AirportChina (PEK)
83.71 M1,831,167 t5817738020633800 m
3.
Dubai International AirportUnited Arab Emirates (DXB)
71.55 M2,367,574 t2926628418824000 m
4.
Tokyo International AirportJapan (HND)
68.91 M1,098,182 t425604327342999 m
5.
London Heathrow AirportUnited Kingdom (LHR)
68.31 M1,588,652 t4728178617123901 m
6.
Chicago O'Hare International AirportUnited States (ORD)
66.78 M1,377,663 t8819334720693962 m
7.
Los Angeles International AirportUnited States (LAX)
66.67 M1,816,269 t7086746114943685 m
8.
Chek Lap Kok International AirportHong Kong, Hong Kong (HKG)
64.77 M4,411,193 t4018618413323800 m
9.
Dallas Fort Worth International AirportDallas-Fort Worth, United States (DFW)
60.47 M634,997 t6798203618774085 m
10.
Soekarno-Hatta International AirportJakarta, Indonesia (CGK)
60.14 M501,803 t382287456423660 m
11.
Charles de Gaulle International AirportParis, France (CDG)
58.78 M1,890,829 t47131810923744215 m
12.
Amsterdam Airport SchipholNetherlands (AMS)
55.54 M1,670,674 t4526878023263800 m
13.
Frankfurt am Main International AirportGermany (FRA)
53.28 M2,132,132 t46902610023944000 m
14.
Singapore Changi International AirportSingapore (SIN)
53.22 M1,879,918 t3017008312534000 m
15.
Denver International AirportUnited States (DEN)
52.56 M235,572 t5655252416964877 m
16.
Guangzhou Baiyun International AirportChina (CAN)
52.45 M1,454,044 t4122105615023800 m
17.
John F Kennedy International AirportNew York, United States (JFK)
50.42 M1,303,889 t4224157416244442 m
18.
Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas AirportSpain (MAD)
49.65 M381,069 t3666056915844179 m
19.
Kuala Lumpur International AirportMalaysia (KUL)
47.50 M776,727 t2441796311234124 m
20.
Incheon International AirportSeoul, South Korea (ICN)
47.28 M2,557,680 t2114046513133962 m
21.
Shanghai Pudong International AirportChina (PVG)
47.19 M3,181,365 t4021056515224000 m
22.
San Francisco International AirportUnited States (SFO)
44.95 M400,614 t4316334310443618 m
23.
Charlotte Douglas International AirportUnited States (CLT)
43.46 M105,845 t5451781814143048 m
24.
McCarran International AirportLas Vegas, United States (LAS)
40.93 M98,658 t5223993413344423 m
25.
Miami International AirportUnited States (MIA)
40.56 M1,998,779 t4026634313543962 m
26.
Phoenix Sky Harbor International AirportUnited States (PHX)
40.34 M283,739 t430461249133502 m
27.
George Bush Intercontinental Houston AirportUnited States (IAH)
39.80 M461,492 t4998023116953658 m
28.
Suvarnabhumi AirportBangkok, Thailand (BKK)
39.74 M1,231,445 t2909169812124000 m
29.
Atatürk International AirportIstanbul, Turkey (IST)
38.81 M466,553 t4395497022733000 m
30.
München International AirportGermany (MUC)
38.67 M287,089 t3767687719124000 m