Top 100 busiest airports in South America

UPDATED 2018-10-18

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

According to this list, 6 of the 10 busiest airports are in Brazil but the one with the most departures is Bogota in Colombia (2018).

1
Bogota (BOG) 298 flights every day
2
Sao Paulo (GRU) 281 flights every day
3
Lima (LIM) 222 flights every day
4
Sao Paulo (CGH) 204 flights every day
5
Buenos Aires (AEP) 168 flights every day
6
Santiago (SCL) 167 flights every day
7
Brasilia (BSB) 143 flights every day
8
Rio De Janeiro (GIG) 108 flights every day
9
Campinas (VCP) 103 flights every day
10
Belo Horizonte (CNF) 100 flights every day
11
Rio De Janeiro (SDU) 97 flights every day
12
Buenos Aires (EZE) 84 flights every day
13
Porto Alegre (POA) 72 flights every day
14
Recife (REC) 69 flights every day
15
Rio Negro (MDE) 69 flights every day
16
Salvador (SSA) 67 flights every day
17
Curitiba (CWB) 62 flights every day
18
Quito (UIO) 58 flights every day
19
Medellin (EOH) 57 flights every day
20
Santa Cruz (VVI) 55 flights every day
21
Cuzco (CUZ) 51 flights every day
22
Fortaleza (FOR) 48 flights every day
23
La Paz (LPB) 47 flights every day
24
Cali (CLO) 45 flights every day
25
Cartagena (CTG) 44 flights every day
26
Guayaquil (GYE) 42 flights every day
27
Cochabamba (CBB) 39 flights every day
28
Cordoba (COR) 37 flights every day
29
Cuiaba (CGB) 33 flights every day
30
Caracas (CCS) 31 flights every day
31
Florianopolis (FLN) 31 flights every day
32
Goiania (GYN) 31 flights every day
33
Belem (BEL) 31 flights every day
34
Vitoria (VIX) 28 flights every day
35
Barranquilla (BAQ) 26 flights every day
36
Pereira (PEI) 25 flights every day
37
Bucaramanga (BGA) 25 flights every day
38
Montevideo (MVD) 24 flights every day
39
Mendoza (MDZ) 23 flights every day
40
Manaus (MAO) 23 flights every day
41
Arequipa (AQP) 21 flights every day
42
Asuncion (ASU) 20 flights every day
43
Ribeirao Preto (RAO) 18 flights every day
44
Navegantes (NVT) 18 flights every day
45
Natal (NAT) 18 flights every day
46
Foz Do Iguacu (IGU) 17 flights every day
47
Puerto Montt (PMC) 17 flights every day
48
Santa Marta (SMR) 16 flights every day
49
Quibdo (UIB) 16 flights every day
50
Monteria (MTR) 16 flights every day
51
Uberlandia (UDI) 15 flights every day
52
Antofagasta (ANF) 15 flights every day
53
Sao Luis (SLZ) 15 flights every day
54
Calama (CJC) 15 flights every day
55
Salta (SLA) 14 flights every day
56
Maceio (MCZ) 14 flights every day
57
Campo Grande (CGR) 14 flights every day
58
(ADZ) 14 flights every day
59
Cucuta (CUC) 13 flights every day
60
Rosario (ROS) 13 flights every day
61
Punta Arenas (PUQ) 13 flights every day
62
Neuquen (NQN) 12 flights every day
63
San Carlos (BRC) 12 flights every day
64
Joao Pessoa (JPA) 12 flights every day
65
Iguazu (IGR) 12 flights every day
66
Tucuman (TUC) 12 flights every day
67
Londrina (LDB) 12 flights every day
68
Sucre (SRE) 11 flights every day
69
Iquitos (IQT) 11 flights every day
70
Iquique (IQQ) 11 flights every day
71
Aracaju (AJU) 11 flights every day
72
Sao Jose Do Rio Preto (SJP) 11 flights every day
73
Comodoro Rivadavia (CRD) 10 flights every day
74
Ushuaia (USH) 10 flights every day
75
Teresina (THE) 10 flights every day
76
Apartado (APO) 10 flights every day
77
Concepcion (CCP) 10 flights every day
78
Porlamar (PMV) 10 flights every day
79
Porto Seguro (BPS) 10 flights every day
80
Piura (PIU) 10 flights every day
81
Tarapoto (TPP) 9 flights every day
82
Pucallpa (PCL) 9 flights every day
83
Trinidad (TDD) 9 flights every day
84
Maringa (MGF) 9 flights every day
85
Yopal (EYP) 9 flights every day
86
Mar Del Plata (MDQ) 9 flights every day
87
La Serena (LSC) 8 flights every day
88
Manizales (MZL) 8 flights every day
89
Porto Velho (PVH) 8 flights every day
90
El Calafate (FTE) 8 flights every day
91
Barcelona (BLA) 8 flights every day
92
Trelew (REL) 8 flights every day
93
Palmas (PMW) 7 flights every day
94
Juazeiro Do Norte (JDO) 7 flights every day
95
Temuco (ZCO) 7 flights every day
96
Arica (ARI) 7 flights every day
97
Vitoria Da Conquista (VDC) 7 flights every day
98
Georgetown (GEO) 7 flights every day
99
Trujillo (TRU) 6 flights every day
100
Neiva (NVA) 6 flights every day