Top 100 biggest airlines

- by number of daily departures

UPDATED 2022-12-08

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 4289 flights every day
2
Delta Air Lines 3601 flights every day
3
United Airlines 3471 flights every day
4
Southwest Airlines 3225 flights every day
5
China Southern Airlines 2393 flights every day
6
Ryanair 2091 flights every day
7
IndiGo 1725 flights every day
8
China Eastern Airlines 1691 flights every day
9
Air China 1478 flights every day
10
Turkish Airlines 1292 flights every day
11
ANA 1154 flights every day
12
Air Canada 1148 flights every day
13
Lufthansa 1139 flights every day
14
easyJet 1137 flights every day
15
LATAM Airlines 1117 flights every day
16
JetBlue Airways 863 flights every day
17
Azul 849 flights every day
18
Shenzhen Airlines 844 flights every day
19
JAL 838 flights every day
20
Spirit Airlines 831 flights every day
21
Xiamen Airlines 808 flights every day
22
Air France 769 flights every day
23
Qantas 729 flights every day
24
Gol 720 flights every day
25
Sichuan Airlines 717 flights every day
26
Alaska Airlines 703 flights every day
27
Hainan Airlines 683 flights every day
28
Wizz Air 674 flights every day
29
KLM 666 flights every day
30
British Airways 649 flights every day
31
Lion Air 615 flights every day
32
Volaris 579 flights every day
33
Aeromexico 566 flights every day
34
Spring Airlines 557 flights every day
35
Vueling 540 flights every day
36
AVIANCA 540 flights every day
37
Aeroflot 524 flights every day
38
Saudia 499 flights every day
39
SAS 491 flights every day
40
Air New Zealand 487 flights every day
41
Frontier Airlines 476 flights every day
42
Vietnam Airlines 464 flights every day
43
Juneyao Airlines 454 flights every day
44
Pegasus 429 flights every day
45
Iberia 429 flights every day
46
Emirates 420 flights every day
47
WestJet 417 flights every day
48
VietJet Air 407 flights every day
49
AirAsia 403 flights every day
50
Shandong Airlines 398 flights every day
51
VivaAerobus 388 flights every day
52
Cathay Pacific 385 flights every day
53
Air India 364 flights every day
54
Qatar Airways 356 flights every day
55
Wideroe 355 flights every day
56
Thai AirAsia 354 flights every day
57
Tianjin Airlines 349 flights every day
58
Virgin Australia 348 flights every day
59
Malaysia Airlines 348 flights every day
60
Korean Air 347 flights every day
61
Ethiopian Airlines 340 flights every day
62
Alitalia 334 flights every day
63
Jetstar 330 flights every day
64
Wings Air 322 flights every day
65
Loong Air 320 flights every day
66
Copa Airlines 318 flights every day
67
Citilink 312 flights every day
68
S7 Airlines 306 flights every day
69
Batik Air 296 flights every day
70
TAP Portugal 294 flights every day
71
Philippine Airlines 292 flights every day
72
Cebu Pacific Air 291 flights every day
73
SWISS 290 flights every day
74
Shanghai Airlines 289 flights every day
75
Gestair 287 flights every day
76
Beijing Capital Airlines 273 flights every day
77
Vistara 271 flights every day
78
flydubai 266 flights every day
79
Finnair 266 flights every day
80
Chengdu Airlines 266 flights every day
81
SpiceJet 261 flights every day
82
Aer Lingus 249 flights every day
83
Austrian 248 flights every day
84
Singapore Airlines 243 flights every day
85
China United Airlines 235 flights every day
86
Lucky Air 234 flights every day
87
Southern Airways Express 231 flights every day
88
LOT - Polish Airlines 223 flights every day
89
Rex Regional Express 220 flights every day
90
Binter Canarias 215 flights every day
91
Eurowings 214 flights every day
92
GoAir 212 flights every day
93
Norwegian Air Shuttle 208 flights every day
94
EgyptAir 205 flights every day
95
Cape Air 204 flights every day
96
FlexFlight 203 flights every day
97
Transavia France 201 flights every day
98
Aerolineas Argentinas 200 flights every day
99
Pobeda 198 flights every day
100
AirAsia India 196 flights every day