Top 100 busiest airports in Africa

UPDATED 2018-10-17

This is a list of the 100 busiest airports in Africa measured by scheduled departures daily (and not number of passengers). Note that we have only accounted for scheduled passenger flights and not freighters or chartered flights. The numbers are the daily avarage from next week.

1
Johannesburg (JNB) 246 flights every day
2
Cairo (CAI) 147 flights every day
3
Addis Ababa (ADD) 130 flights every day
4
Nairobi (NBO) 115 flights every day
5
Cape Town (CPT) 99 flights every day
6
Casablanca (CMN) 82 flights every day
7
Algier (ALG) 79 flights every day
8
Dar Es Salaam (DAR) 74 flights every day
9
Lagos (LOS) 63 flights every day
10
Zanzibar (ZNZ) 61 flights every day
11
Durban (DUR) 58 flights every day
12
Nairobi (WIL) 55 flights every day
13
Tunis (TUN) 53 flights every day
14
Abuja (ABV) 44 flights every day
15
Accra (ACC) 41 flights every day
16
Khartoum (KRT) 40 flights every day
17
Mahe (SEZ) 39 flights every day
18
Abidjan (ABJ) 33 flights every day
19
Mombasa (MBA) 33 flights every day
20
Entebbe (EBB) 32 flights every day
21
Marrakech (RAK) 30 flights every day
22
Praslin Island (PRI) 29 flights every day
23
Dakar (DSS) 27 flights every day
24
Kilimanjaro (JRO) 26 flights every day
25
Plaisance (MRU) 25 flights every day
26
Lusaka (LUN) 24 flights every day
27
Port Elizabeth (PLZ) 23 flights every day
28
Kigali (KGL) 23 flights every day
29
Luanda (LAD) 22 flights every day
30
Harare (HRE) 22 flights every day
31
Hurghada (HRG) 22 flights every day
32
Douala (DLA) 21 flights every day
33
Maputo (MPM) 20 flights every day
34
Alexandria (HBE) 19 flights every day
35
Windhoek (WDH) 18 flights every day
36
Johannesburg (HLA) 17 flights every day
37
Gaborone (GBE) 17 flights every day
38
Oran (ORN) 17 flights every day
39
Antananarivo (TNR) 17 flights every day
40
Libreville (LBV) 17 flights every day
41
Nelspruit (MQP) 15 flights every day
42
Bloemfontein (BFN) 15 flights every day
43
Kisumu (KIS) 14 flights every day
44
Sharm El-Sheikh (SSH) 13 flights every day
45
Kinshasa (FIH) 13 flights every day
46
(RUN) 13 flights every day
47
Yaounde (NSI) 12 flights every day
48
Lome (LFW) 12 flights every day
49
Bamako (BKO) 12 flights every day
50
(MRE) 12 flights every day
51
Eldoret (EDL) 12 flights every day
52
Agadir (AGA) 12 flights every day
53
Praia (RAI) 11 flights every day
54
Cotonou (COO) 11 flights every day
55
Kimberley (KIM) 11 flights every day
56
East London (ELS) 10 flights every day
57
Arusha (ARK) 10 flights every day
58
Constantine (CZL) 10 flights every day
59
George (GRJ) 10 flights every day
60
Djerba (DJE) 10 flights every day
61
Kumasi (KMS) 10 flights every day
62
Port Harcourt (PHC) 10 flights every day
63
Djibouti (JIB) 9 flights every day
64
Tripoli (TIP) 9 flights every day
65
Brazzaville (BZV) 9 flights every day
66
Lamu (LAU) 9 flights every day
67
Pemba (PMA) 9 flights every day
68
Mwanza (MWZ) 9 flights every day
69
Ouagadougou (OUA) 9 flights every day
70
Ukunda (UKA) 9 flights every day
71
Makale (MQX) 9 flights every day
72
Fez (FEZ) 8 flights every day
73
Nanyuki (NYK) 8 flights every day
74
Juba (JUB) 8 flights every day
75
Malindi (MYD) 8 flights every day
76
Sal (SID) 8 flights every day
77
Conakry (CKY) 8 flights every day
78
Skukuza (SZK) 8 flights every day
79
Pointe-Noire (PNR) 8 flights every day
80
Bahar Dar (BJR) 8 flights every day
81
Ndola (NLA) 7 flights every day
82
Monastir (MIR) 7 flights every day
83
N'Djamena (NDJ) 7 flights every day
84
Beira (BEW) 7 flights every day
85
Victoria Falls (VFA) 7 flights every day
86
Annaba (AAE) 7 flights every day
87
Lilongwe (LLW) 7 flights every day
88
Tanger (TNG) 7 flights every day
89
Kano (KAN) 7 flights every day
90
Dire Dawa (DIR) 7 flights every day
91
Niamey (NIM) 7 flights every day
92
Dzaoudzi (DZA) 7 flights every day
93
Mogadishu (MGQ) 7 flights every day
94
Nampula (APL) 6 flights every day
95
Hargeisa (HGA) 6 flights every day
96
Malabo (SSG) 6 flights every day
97
Rabat (RBA) 6 flights every day
98
Livingstone (LVI) 6 flights every day
99
Aswan (ASW) 6 flights every day
100
Asmara (ASM) 6 flights every day