Top 100 busiest airports in Europe

UPDATED 2018-10-18

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

If you combine all departures from Londons five airports they would add up to over 1400 flights every day. No other city in the world has that many flight departures (2018).

Frankfurt with a top placement on this list also has the record with most destinations in the world.

1
Frankfurt (FRA) 522 flights every day
2
Paris (CDG) 511 flights every day
3
Amsterdam (AMS) 501 flights every day
4
London (LHR) 493 flights every day
5
Moscow (SVO) 449 flights every day
6
Madrid (MAD) 401 flights every day
7
Munich (MUC) 385 flights every day
8
Barcelona (BCN) 345 flights every day
9
Rome (FCO) 321 flights every day
10
Dublin (DUB) 249 flights every day
11
Vienna (VIE) 244 flights every day
12
Moscow (DME) 235 flights every day
13
Paris (ORY) 232 flights every day
14
Athens (ATH) 227 flights every day
15
Copenhagen (CPH) 226 flights every day
16
London (LGW) 225 flights every day
17
Zurich (ZRH) 221 flights every day
18
Oslo (OSL) 201 flights every day
19
Brussels (BRU) 197 flights every day
20
Lisbon (LIS) 197 flights every day
21
Moscow (VKO) 197 flights every day
22
Palma De Mallorca (PMI) 196 flights every day
23
Dusseldorf (DUS) 187 flights every day
24
Berlin (TXL) 184 flights every day
25
Nice (NCE) 182 flights every day
26
Milano (MXP) 179 flights every day
27
Stockholm (ARN) 173 flights every day
28
London (STN) 172 flights every day
29
Sankt Petersburg (LED) 171 flights every day
30
Manchester (MAN) 170 flights every day
31
Warsaw (WAW) 163 flights every day
32
Helsinki (HEL) 148 flights every day
33
Geneva (GVA) 132 flights every day
34
Prague (PRG) 124 flights every day
35
Malaga (AGP) 124 flights every day
36
Hamburg (HAM) 118 flights every day
37
Bucharest (OTP) 115 flights every day
38
Edinburgh (EDI) 112 flights every day
39
Stuttgart (STR) 106 flights every day
40
Milan (LIN) 104 flights every day
41
London (LTN) 103 flights every day
42
Lyon (LYS) 103 flights every day
43
Budapest (BUD) 98 flights every day
44
Las Palmas (LPA) 95 flights every day
45
Kiev (KBP) 93 flights every day
46
Birmingham (BHX) 89 flights every day
47
Porto (OPO) 89 flights every day
48
Venice (VCE) 88 flights every day
49
Alicante (ALC) 85 flights every day
50
Cologne (CGN) 82 flights every day
51
Monaco (MCM) 81 flights every day
52
Marseille (MRS) 79 flights every day
53
Berlin (SXF) 78 flights every day
54
Riga (RIX) 77 flights every day
55
Bergamo (BGY) 76 flights every day
56
Toulouse (TLS) 75 flights every day
57
London (LCY) 75 flights every day
58
Naples (NAP) 69 flights every day
59
Glasgow (GLA) 69 flights every day
60
Tenerife (TFN) 69 flights every day
61
Bergen (BGO) 68 flights every day
62
Catania (CTA) 68 flights every day
63
Bologna (BLQ) 64 flights every day
64
Basel (BSL) 62 flights every day
65
Bristol (BRS) 60 flights every day
66
Novosibirsk (OVB) 60 flights every day
67
Keflavik (KEF) 59 flights every day
68
Philipsburg (SXM) 58 flights every day
69
Valencia (VLC) 57 flights every day
70
Beograd (BEG) 56 flights every day
71
Faro (FAO) 52 flights every day
72
Bordeaux (BOD) 52 flights every day
73
Sochi (AER) 52 flights every day
74
Sverdlovsk (SVX) 51 flights every day
75
Minsk (MSQ) 51 flights every day
76
Goteborg (GOT) 51 flights every day
77
Luxemburg (LUX) 50 flights every day
78
Hanover (HAJ) 50 flights every day
79
Ibiza (IBZ) 50 flights every day
80
Trondheim (TRD) 49 flights every day
81
Palermo (PMO) 49 flights every day
82
Nantes (NTE) 48 flights every day
83
Sofia (SOF) 47 flights every day
84
Bilbao (BIO) 46 flights every day
85
Thessaloniki (SKG) 45 flights every day
86
Stockholm (BMA) 44 flights every day
87
Brussels (CRL) 43 flights every day
88
Lanzarote (ACE) 43 flights every day
89
Sevilla (SVQ) 43 flights every day
90
Krakow (KRK) 42 flights every day
91
Valletta (MLA) 41 flights every day
92
Stavanger (SVG) 39 flights every day
93
Krasnodar (KRR) 39 flights every day
94
Aberdeen (ABZ) 39 flights every day
95
Simferopol (SIP) 39 flights every day
96
Vilnius (VNO) 39 flights every day
97
Nuremberg (NUE) 38 flights every day
98
Tenerife (TFS) 38 flights every day
99
Heraklion (HER) 37 flights every day
100
Zagreb (ZAG) 37 flights every day