Top 100 busiest airports in Asia

UPDATED 2018-10-18

This is a list of the 100 busiest airports in Asia 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.

  • South Korea has the busiest route in the world
  • Beijing (PEK) will be accompanied by Beijing Daxing Airport in 2019. Daxing is planned to be the worlds largest.
  • A new airport is being built outside Istanbul. Also planned to be the worlds largest.
1
Beijing (PEK) 704 flights every day
2
Jakarta (CGK) 696 flights every day
3
Tokyo (HND) 661 flights every day
4
Delhi (DEL) 588 flights every day
5
Guangzhou (CAN) 586 flights every day
6
Shanghai (PVG) 581 flights every day
7
Kuala Lumpur (KUL) 507 flights every day
8
Kunming (KMG) 476 flights every day
9
Dubai (DXB) 470 flights every day
10
Istanbul (IST) 454 flights every day
11
Singapore (SIN) 454 flights every day
12
Bangkok (BKK) 451 flights every day
13
Xi'an (XIY) 436 flights every day
14
Seoul (ICN) 424 flights every day
15
Chengdu (CTU) 421 flights every day
16
Shenzhen (SZX) 419 flights every day
17
Chongqing (CKG) 393 flights every day
18
Hong Kong (HKG) 393 flights every day
19
Bombay (BOM) 371 flights every day
20
Bangkok (DMK) 355 flights every day
21
Hangzhou (HGH) 351 flights every day
22
Shanghai (SHA) 350 flights every day
23
Manila (MNL) 347 flights every day
24
Bangalore (BLR) 308 flights every day
25
Tokyo (NRT) 291 flights every day
26
Nanjing (NKG) 274 flights every day
27
Zhengzhou (CGO) 273 flights every day
28
Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) 268 flights every day
29
Taipei (TPE) 262 flights every day
30
Xiamen (XMN) 261 flights every day
31
Fukuoka (FUK) 258 flights every day
32
Changsha (CSX) 251 flights every day
33
Surabaya (SUB) 247 flights every day
34
Qingdao (TAO) 244 flights every day
35
Hyderabad (HYD) 241 flights every day
36
Urumqi (URC) 238 flights every day
37
Wuhan (WUH) 237 flights every day
38
Denpasar (DPS) 236 flights every day
39
Madras (MAA) 233 flights every day
40
Doha (DOH) 229 flights every day
41
Tianjin (TSN) 229 flights every day
42
Guiyang (KWE) 224 flights every day
43
Jeddah (JED) 224 flights every day
44
Osaka (KIX) 223 flights every day
45
Riyadh (RUH) 217 flights every day
46
Calcutta (CCU) 216 flights every day
47
Cheju (CJU) 215 flights every day
48
Chitose (CTS) 213 flights every day
49
Istanbul (SAW) 212 flights every day
50
Haikou (HAK) 202 flights every day
51
Dalian (DLC) 199 flights every day
52
Maros Regency (UPG) 199 flights every day
53
Harbin (HRB) 192 flights every day
54
Osaka (ITM) 190 flights every day
55
Okinawa (OKA) 186 flights every day
56
Hanoi (HAN) 181 flights every day
57
Seoul (GMP) 178 flights every day
58
Shenyang (SHE) 175 flights every day
59
Jinan (TNA) 170 flights every day
60
Hohhot (HET) 159 flights every day
61
Nanning (NNG) 158 flights every day
62
Sanya (SYX) 148 flights every day
63
Fuzhou (FOC) 146 flights every day
64
(LHW) 146 flights every day
65
Phuket (HKT) 142 flights every day
66
Abu Dhabi (AUH) 140 flights every day
67
Kimhae (PUS) 136 flights every day
68
Taiyuan (TYN) 136 flights every day
69
Kathmandu (KTM) 134 flights every day
70
Nanchang (KHN) 131 flights every day
71
Cebu (CEB) 129 flights every day
72
Nagoya (NGO) 129 flights every day
73
Tel Aviv (TLV) 124 flights every day
74
Knokke (KNO) 121 flights every day
75
Muscat (MCT) 120 flights every day
76
Teheran (THR) 118 flights every day
77
Changchun (CGQ) 117 flights every day
78
Kuwait (KWI) 115 flights every day
79
Shijiazhuang (SJW) 114 flights every day
80
Dhaka (DAC) 113 flights every day
81
Wenzhou (WNZ) 113 flights every day
82
Antalya (AYT) 112 flights every day
83
Zhuhai (ZUH) 112 flights every day
84
Hefei (HFE) 110 flights every day
85
Ningbo (NGB) 110 flights every day
86
Yinchuan (INC) 107 flights every day
87
Ankara (ESB) 103 flights every day
88
Yantai (YNT) 102 flights every day
89
Chiang Mai (CNX) 101 flights every day
90
Guilin (KWL) 99 flights every day
91
Balikpapan (BPN) 98 flights every day
92
Kota Kinabalu (BKI) 96 flights every day
93
Penang (PEN) 95 flights every day
94
Ahmedabad (AMD) 92 flights every day
95
Yogyakarta (JOG) 92 flights every day
96
Da Nang (DAD) 92 flights every day
97
Sharjah (SHJ) 92 flights every day
98
Izmir (ADB) 90 flights every day
99
Muharraq (BAH) 90 flights every day
100
Kochi (COK) 90 flights every day