Top 100 busiest international airline routes

- by number of daily departures

UPDATED 2019-04-09

This is a list of the 100 busiest international (flights between countries) airline routes in the world. The list is based on scheduled passenger flights only and is ordered by number of departures. The number of passengers are not counted (and would differ alot depending on aircraft capacity).
Please note that scheduled flights with helicopters are also included, like the Nice - Monaco route.

 
From: To:
1
Monaco (MCM) Nice (NCE) 88 flights every day
2
Nice (NCE) Monaco (MCM) 88 flights every day
3
Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Singapore (SIN) 42 flights every day
4
Singapore (SIN) Kuala Lumpur (KUL) 42 flights every day
5
Singapore (SIN) Jakarta (CGK) 38 flights every day
6
Jakarta (CGK) Singapore (SIN) 38 flights every day
7
Hongkong (HKG) Taipei (TPE) 32 flights every day
8
Taipei (TPE) Hong Kong (HKG) 32 flights every day
9
Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Jakarta (CGK) 28 flights every day
10
Jakarta (CGK) Kuala Lumpur (KUL) 28 flights every day
11
Hongkong (HKG) Shanghai (PVG) 26 flights every day
12
Shanghai (PVG) Hong Kong (HKG) 26 flights every day
13
Seoul (ICN) Osaka (KIX) 26 flights every day
14
Osaka (KIX) Seoul (ICN) 26 flights every day
15
Philipsburg (SXM) Saint Barthelemy (SBH) 25 flights every day
16
Saint Barthelemy (SBH) Philipsburg (SXM) 25 flights every day
17
Hongkong (HKG) Beijing (PEK) 21 flights every day
18
Peking (PEK) Hong Kong (HKG) 21 flights every day
19
New York (LGA) Toronto (YYZ) 20 flights every day
20
Toronto (YYZ) New York (LGA) 20 flights every day
21
Kairo (CAI) Jeddah (JED) 20 flights every day
22
Jeddah (JED) Cairo (CAI) 20 flights every day
23
Seoul (ICN) Hong Kong (HKG) 20 flights every day
24
Hongkong (HKG) Seoul (ICN) 20 flights every day
25
Singapore (SIN) Bangkok (BKK) 20 flights every day
26
London (LHR) Dublin (DUB) 19 flights every day
27
Bangkok (BKK) Singapore (SIN) 19 flights every day
28
Dublin (DUB) London (LHR) 19 flights every day
29
Hongkong (HKG) Bangkok (BKK) 19 flights every day
30
Seoul (ICN) Tokyo (NRT) 19 flights every day
31
Tokyo (NRT) Seoul (ICN) 19 flights every day
32
Shanghai (PVG) Osaka (KIX) 19 flights every day
33
Osaka (KIX) Shanghai (PVG) 19 flights every day
34
London (LHR) New York (JFK) 19 flights every day
35
New York (JFK) London (LHR) 19 flights every day
36
Seoul (ICN) Fukuoka (FUK) 19 flights every day
37
Chicago (ORD) Toronto (YYZ) 19 flights every day
38
Fukuoka (FUK) Seoul (ICN) 19 flights every day
39
Bangkok (BKK) Hong Kong (HKG) 18 flights every day
40
Toronto (YYZ) Chicago (ORD) 18 flights every day
41
(STT) San Juan (SJU) 18 flights every day
42
Singapore (SIN) Denpasar (DPS) 18 flights every day
43
Denpasar (DPS) Singapore (SIN) 18 flights every day
44
San Juan (SJU) St. Thomas (STT) 18 flights every day
45
Qingdao (TAO) Seoul (ICN) 18 flights every day
46
Seoul (ICN) Qingdao (TAO) 18 flights every day
47
Taipei (TPE) Tokyo (NRT) 18 flights every day
48
Tokyo (NRT) Taipei (TPE) 17 flights every day
49
Osaka (KIX) Taipei (TPE) 17 flights every day
50
Da Nang (DAD) Seoul (ICN) 17 flights every day
51
Seoul (ICN) Da Nang (DAD) 17 flights every day
52
Taipei (TPE) Osaka (KIX) 17 flights every day
53
London (LHR) Amsterdam (AMS) 16 flights every day
54
Manila (MNL) Hong Kong (HKG) 16 flights every day
55
(STX) San Juan (SJU) 16 flights every day
56
Amsterdam (AMS) London (LHR) 16 flights every day
57
Hongkong (HKG) Manila (MNL) 16 flights every day
58
Tokyo (NRT) Hong Kong (HKG) 16 flights every day
59
Bangkok (BKK) Seoul (ICN) 16 flights every day
60
Hongkong (HKG) Tokyo (NRT) 15 flights every day
61
Seattle (SEA) Vancouver (YVR) 15 flights every day
62
Singapore (SIN) Manila (MNL) 15 flights every day
63
Manila (MNL) Singapore (SIN) 15 flights every day
64
Hongkong (HKG) Singapore (SIN) 15 flights every day
65
Singapore (SIN) Hong Kong (HKG) 15 flights every day
66
Seoul (ICN) Bangkok (BKK) 15 flights every day
67
Osaka (KIX) Hong Kong (HKG) 15 flights every day
68
Singapore (SIN) Penang (PEN) 15 flights every day
69
Penang (PEN) Singapore (SIN) 15 flights every day
70
Vancouver (YVR) Seattle (SEA) 15 flights every day
71
Buenos Aires (EZE) Sao Paulo (GRU) 15 flights every day
72
Sao Paulo (GRU) Buenos Aires (EZE) 15 flights every day
73
Pointe-A-Pitre (PTP) Fort-De-France (FDF) 15 flights every day
74
Barcelona (BCN) London (LGW) 15 flights every day
75
San Juan (SJU) St. Croix (STX) 15 flights every day
76
Fort-De-France (FDF) Pointe-A-Pitre (PTP) 15 flights every day
77
London (LGW) Barcelona (BCN) 15 flights every day
78
Hongkong (HKG) Osaka (KIX) 15 flights every day
79
San Juan (SJU) Beef Island (EIS) 15 flights every day
80
Singapore (SIN) Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) 15 flights every day
81
Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) Singapore (SIN) 15 flights every day
82
Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Denpasar (DPS) 15 flights every day
83
Montreal (YUL) New York (LGA) 14 flights every day
84
New York (LGA) Montreal (YUL) 14 flights every day
85
Santiago (SCL) Lima (LIM) 14 flights every day
86
Lima (LIM) Santiago (SCL) 14 flights every day
87
Lissabon (LIS) Madrid (MAD) 14 flights every day
88
Denpasar (DPS) Kuala Lumpur (KUL) 14 flights every day
89
Santiago (SCL) Buenos Aires (EZE) 14 flights every day
90
Buenos Aires (EZE) Santiago (SCL) 14 flights every day
91
Seoul (ICN) Shanghai (PVG) 14 flights every day
92
Shanghai (PVG) Seoul (ICN) 14 flights every day
93
Taipei (TPE) Seoul (ICN) 14 flights every day
94
Madrid (MAD) Lisbon (LIS) 14 flights every day
95
Bangkok (BKK) Shanghai (PVG) 14 flights every day
96
Shanghai (PVG) Bangkok (BKK) 14 flights every day
97
Palma De Mallorca (PMI) Dusseldorf (DUS) 14 flights every day
98
Dusseldorf (DUS) Palma De Mallorca (PMI) 14 flights every day
99
(EIS) San Juan (SJU) 14 flights every day
100
Seoul (ICN) Taipei (TPE) 13 flights every day