Top 100 biggest airlines

- by number of daily departures

UPDATED 2018-10-17

This is a list of the 100 biggest airlines based on number of departures (and not the number of passengers). The number of flights are the daily avarage from one week.

1
American Airlines 6077 flights every day
2
United Airlines 3913 flights every day
3
Southwest Airlines 3770 flights every day
4
Delta Air Lines 3656 flights every day
5
China Southern Airlines 1925 flights every day
6
China Eastern Airlines 1865 flights every day
7
Ryanair 1384 flights every day
8
Air Canada 1334 flights every day
9
IndiGo 1285 flights every day
10
Air China 1160 flights every day
11
ANA 1156 flights every day
12
Lufthansa 1109 flights every day
13
easyJet 1108 flights every day
14
Turkish Airlines 1001 flights every day
15
LATAM Airlines 938 flights every day
16
Aeroflot 915 flights every day
17
Alaska Airlines 907 flights every day
18
JAL 820 flights every day
19
JetBlue Airways 812 flights every day
20
Lion Air 722 flights every day
21
Air France 708 flights every day
22
Xiamen Airlines 699 flights every day
23
British Airways 666 flights every day
24
Shenzhen Airlines 660 flights every day
25
Hainan Airlines 629 flights every day
26
Shandong Airlines 605 flights every day
27
Garuda Indonesia 592 flights every day
28
AVIANCA 584 flights every day
29
KLM 575 flights every day
30
AirAsia 574 flights every day
31
Qantas 558 flights every day
32
Azul 554 flights every day
33
Gol 542 flights every day
34
WestJet 513 flights every day
35
Spirit Airlines 493 flights every day
36
Emirates 484 flights every day
37
Sichuan Airlines 476 flights every day
38
Vueling 475 flights every day
39
Jet Airways (India) 444 flights every day
40
Saudia 435 flights every day
41
Air India 434 flights every day
42
SAS 413 flights every day
43
Qatar Airways 408 flights every day
44
Wizz Air 402 flights every day
45
SpiceJet 398 flights every day
46
Alitalia 395 flights every day
47
Aeromexico 386 flights every day
48
Thai AirAsia 386 flights every day
49
Air New Zealand 385 flights every day
50
Eurowings 375 flights every day
51
Malaysia Airlines 375 flights every day
52
Aerospace One 370 flights every day
53
Tianjin Airlines 370 flights every day
54
Batik Air 359 flights every day
55
Flybe 359 flights every day
56
Korean Air 356 flights every day
57
Spring Airlines 354 flights every day
58
Aerolineas Argentinas 352 flights every day
59
Frontier Airlines 350 flights every day
60
Vietnam Airlines 347 flights every day
61
Ravn Alaska 336 flights every day
62
Shanghai Airlines 335 flights every day
63
Iberia 331 flights every day
64
Pegasus 323 flights every day
65
Jetstar 321 flights every day
66
Virgin Australia 316 flights every day
67
South African Airways 310 flights every day
68
Beijing Capital Airlines 310 flights every day
69
S7 Airlines 307 flights every day
70
Ethiopian Airlines 304 flights every day
71
Citilink 298 flights every day
72
Austrian 292 flights every day
73
Philippine Airlines 288 flights every day
74
Copa Airlines 280 flights every day
75
Juneyao Airlines 278 flights every day
76
Cebu Pacific Air 275 flights every day
77
Wideroe 271 flights every day
78
Hawaiian Airlines 270 flights every day
79
SWISS 267 flights every day
80
Aer Lingus 260 flights every day
81
LOT - Polish Airlines 260 flights every day
82
Gestair 259 flights every day
83
Volaris 258 flights every day
84
TAP Portugal 250 flights every day
85
Sriwijaya Air 247 flights every day
86
VietJet Air 243 flights every day
87
Norwegian Air Shuttle 243 flights every day
88
Avianca Brazil 241 flights every day
89
Nam Air 240 flights every day
90
Interjet 238 flights every day
91
Singapore Airlines 230 flights every day
92
Asiana Airlines 228 flights every day
93
Air Europa 224 flights every day
94
Cape Air 222 flights every day
95
Lucky Air 220 flights every day
96
UTair 216 flights every day
97
Etihad Airways 215 flights every day
98
Rex Regional Express 212 flights every day
99
Finnair 208 flights every day
100
Malindo Airways 198 flights every day