Top 100 busiest airports in North America

UPDATED 2024-05-27

This is a list of the 100 busiest airports in North America 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.

Countries on this list includes the United States, Mexico, Canada and Central America.

1
Chicago (ORD) 954 flights every day
2
Dallas (DFW) 930 flights every day
3
Denver (DEN) 844 flights every day
4
Atlanta (ATL) 792 flights every day
5
Charlotte (CLT) 733 flights every day
6
Los Angeles (LAX) 583 flights every day
7
Houston (IAH) 572 flights every day
8
New York (JFK) 516 flights every day
9
Newark (EWR) 513 flights every day
10
Seattle (SEA) 485 flights every day
11
Phoenix (PHX) 460 flights every day
12
Boston (BOS) 451 flights every day
13
Toronto (YYZ) 444 flights every day
14
Orlando (MCO) 429 flights every day
15
Miami (MIA) 427 flights every day
16
Las Vegas (LAS) 427 flights every day
17
New York (LGA) 427 flights every day
18
San Francisco (SFO) 390 flights every day
19
Mexico City (MEX) 381 flights every day
20
Philadelphia (PHL) 377 flights every day
21
Washington (DCA) 353 flights every day
22
Detroit (DTW) 327 flights every day
23
Minneapolis (MSP) 327 flights every day
24
Washington (IAD) 315 flights every day
25
Vancouver (YVR) 293 flights every day
26
Fort Lauderdale (FLL) 283 flights every day
27
Montreal (YUL) 244 flights every day
28
Salt Lake City (SLC) 237 flights every day
29
Nashville (BNA) 231 flights every day
30
Cancun (CUN) 224 flights every day
31
San Diego (SAN) 222 flights every day
32
Baltimore (BWI) 215 flights every day
33
Honolulu (HNL) 208 flights every day
34
Austin (AUS) 205 flights every day
35
Tampa (TPA) 189 flights every day
36
Portland (PDX) 176 flights every day
37
Calgary (YYC) 175 flights every day
38
Chicago (MDW) 174 flights every day
39
Panama City (PTY) 173 flights every day
40
Durham (RDU) 165 flights every day
41
San Juan (SJU) 158 flights every day
42
Saint Louis (STL) 155 flights every day
43
Guadalajara (GDL) 149 flights every day
44
Dallas (DAL) 130 flights every day
45
Monterrey (MTY) 122 flights every day
46
Pittsburgh (PIT) 119 flights every day
47
Sacramento (SMF) 119 flights every day
48
Houston (HOU) 118 flights every day
49
Cincinnati (CVG) 115 flights every day
50
Kansas City (MCI) 113 flights every day
51
Belize City (BZE) 113 flights every day
52
Cleveland (CLE) 113 flights every day
53
New Orleans (MSY) 112 flights every day
54
Indianapolis (IND) 112 flights every day
55
San Jose (SJC) 104 flights every day
56
Columbus (CMH) 102 flights every day
57
Tijuana (TIJ) 100 flights every day
58
Santa Ana (SNA) 100 flights every day
59
San Antonio (SAT) 97 flights every day
60
San Jose (SJO) 94 flights every day
61
Oakland (OAK) 92 flights every day
62
Kahului (OGG) 90 flights every day
63
Anchorage (ANC) 87 flights every day
64
Ottawa (YOW) 78 flights every day
65
Charleston (CHS) 77 flights every day
66
Edmonton (YEG) 77 flights every day
67
Jacksonville (JAX) 75 flights every day
68
Punta Cana (PUJ) 72 flights every day
69
Milwaukee (MKE) 70 flights every day
70
Windsor Locks (BDL) 66 flights every day
71
Boise (BOI) 66 flights every day
72
Juneau (JNU) 65 flights every day
73
West Palm Beach (PBI) 65 flights every day
74
Burbank (BUR) 64 flights every day
75
Ontario (ONT) 63 flights every day
76
Richmond (RIC) 62 flights every day
77
Memphis (MEM) 61 flights every day
78
Louisville (SDF) 60 flights every day
79
Kirtland (ABQ) 60 flights every day
80
Norfolk (ORF) 60 flights every day
81
Santo Domingo (SDQ) 60 flights every day
82
Halifax (YHZ) 60 flights every day
83
Toronto (YTZ) 60 flights every day
84
San Salvador (SAL) 60 flights every day
85
Fort Myers (RSW) 59 flights every day
86
Oklahoma City (OKC) 59 flights every day
87
Buffalo (BUF) 58 flights every day
88
San Jose Del Cabo (SJD) 58 flights every day
89
Nassau (NAS) 58 flights every day
90
Mexico City (NLU) 57 flights every day
91
Saint Barthelemy (SBH) 57 flights every day
92
Guatemala City (GUA) 56 flights every day
93
San Pedro (SPR) 54 flights every day
94
Myrtle Beach (MYR) 54 flights every day
95
Omaha (OMA) 53 flights every day
96
Reno (RNO) 51 flights every day
97
Puerto Vallarta (PVR) 50 flights every day
98
Winnipeg (YWG) 50 flights every day
99
Knoxville (TYS) 49 flights every day
100
Savannah (SAV) 48 flights every day