Top 100 busiest international airline routes

- by number of daily departures

UPDATED 2019-11-25

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
Nice (NCE) Monaco (MCM) 72 flights every day
2
Monaco (MCM) Nice (NCE) 72 flights every day
3
Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Singapore (SIN) 41 flights every day
4
Singapore (SIN) Kuala Lumpur (KUL) 40 flights every day
5
Jakarta (CGK) Singapore (SIN) 38 flights every day
6
Singapore (SIN) Jakarta (CGK) 38 flights every day
7
Taipei (TPE) Hong Kong (HKG) 37 flights every day
8
Hongkong (HKG) Taipei (TPE) 37 flights every day
9
Saint Barthelemy (SBH) Philipsburg (SXM) 29 flights every day
10
Philipsburg (SXM) Saint Barthelemy (SBH) 29 flights every day
11
Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Jakarta (CGK) 28 flights every day
12
Jakarta (CGK) Kuala Lumpur (KUL) 28 flights every day
13
Hongkong (HKG) Shanghai (PVG) 27 flights every day
14
Shanghai (PVG) Hong Kong (HKG) 27 flights every day
15
Doha (DOH) Muscat (MCT) 26 flights every day
16
Seoul (ICN) Osaka (KIX) 24 flights every day
17
Osaka (KIX) Seoul (ICN) 24 flights every day
18
Hongkong (HKG) Bangkok (BKK) 23 flights every day
19
Bangkok (BKK) Hong Kong (HKG) 23 flights every day
20
Doha (DOH) London (LHR) 21 flights every day
21
Dubai (DXB) Kuwait (KWI) 21 flights every day
22
Kuwait (KWI) Dubai (DXB) 21 flights every day
23
Singapore (SIN) Bangkok (BKK) 20 flights every day
24
Bangkok (BKK) Singapore (SIN) 20 flights every day
25
Seoul (ICN) Hong Kong (HKG) 20 flights every day
26
Hongkong (HKG) Seoul (ICN) 20 flights every day
27
Osaka (KIX) Shanghai (PVG) 20 flights every day
28
Shanghai (PVG) Osaka (KIX) 20 flights every day
29
Hongkong (HKG) Beijing (PEK) 20 flights every day
30
Peking (PEK) Hong Kong (HKG) 20 flights every day
31
Doha (DOH) Kuwait (KWI) 19 flights every day
32
New York (LGA) Toronto (YYZ) 19 flights every day
33
Toronto (YYZ) New York (LGA) 19 flights every day
34
Singapore (SIN) Hong Kong (HKG) 19 flights every day
35
Hongkong (HKG) Singapore (SIN) 19 flights every day
36
Manila (MNL) Hong Kong (HKG) 19 flights every day
37
Hongkong (HKG) Manila (MNL) 18 flights every day
38
Oslo (OSL) Stockholm (ARN) 18 flights every day
39
London (LHR) New York (JFK) 18 flights every day
40
New York (JFK) London (LHR) 18 flights every day
41
Stockholm (ARN) Oslo (OSL) 18 flights every day
42
Muscat (MCT) Dubai (DXB) 18 flights every day
43
Muscat (MCT) Doha (DOH) 18 flights every day
44
Dubai (DXB) Muscat (MCT) 18 flights every day
45
Denpasar (DPS) Singapore (SIN) 18 flights every day
46
Singapore (SIN) Denpasar (DPS) 18 flights every day
47
Seoul (ICN) Tokyo (NRT) 18 flights every day
48
Seoul (ICN) Fukuoka (FUK) 18 flights every day
49
Tokyo (NRT) Seoul (ICN) 18 flights every day
50
Tokyo (NRT) Taipei (TPE) 18 flights every day
51
Taipei (TPE) Tokyo (NRT) 17 flights every day
52
Fukuoka (FUK) Seoul (ICN) 17 flights every day
53
Qingdao (TAO) Seoul (ICN) 17 flights every day
54
Seoul (ICN) Qingdao (TAO) 17 flights every day
55
Dubai (DXB) Riyadh (RUH) 17 flights every day
56
Doha (DOH) Bangkok (BKK) 17 flights every day
57
Frankfurt (FRA) London (LHR) 17 flights every day
58
Muharraq (BAH) Dubai (DXB) 17 flights every day
59
Dubai (DXB) Muharraq (BAH) 17 flights every day
60
Bangkok (BKK) Seoul (ICN) 17 flights every day
61
Seoul (ICN) Bangkok (BKK) 17 flights every day
62
Dublin (DUB) London (LHR) 17 flights every day
63
London (LHR) Dublin (DUB) 17 flights every day
64
Denpasar (DPS) Kuala Lumpur (KUL) 17 flights every day
65
Kuala Lumpur (KUL) Denpasar (DPS) 17 flights every day
66
Taipei (TPE) Osaka (KIX) 16 flights every day
67
Amsterdam (AMS) London (LHR) 16 flights every day
68
London (LHR) Frankfurt (FRA) 16 flights every day
69
Köpenhamn (CPH) Oslo (OSL) 16 flights every day
70
Osaka (KIX) Taipei (TPE) 16 flights every day
71
Köpenhamn (CPH) Stockholm (ARN) 16 flights every day
72
Stockholm (ARN) Copenhagen (CPH) 16 flights every day
73
Mumbai (BOM) Dubai (DXB) 16 flights every day
74
Dubai (DXB) Bombay (BOM) 16 flights every day
75
London (LHR) Amsterdam (AMS) 16 flights every day
76
Riyadh (RUH) Dubai (DXB) 16 flights every day
77
Toronto (YYZ) Chicago (ORD) 16 flights every day
78
Oslo (OSL) Copenhagen (CPH) 16 flights every day
79
Hongkong (HKG) Tokyo (NRT) 16 flights every day
80
Chicago (ORD) Toronto (YYZ) 16 flights every day
81
Tokyo (NRT) Hong Kong (HKG) 16 flights every day
82
Da Nang (DAD) Seoul (ICN) 16 flights every day
83
Seoul (ICN) Da Nang (DAD) 16 flights every day
84
Singapore (SIN) Manila (MNL) 16 flights every day
85
Buenos Aires (EZE) Sao Paulo (GRU) 16 flights every day
86
Manila (MNL) Singapore (SIN) 16 flights every day
87
Jeddah (JED) Cairo (CAI) 16 flights every day
88
Kairo (CAI) Jeddah (JED) 15 flights every day
89
Singapore (SIN) Penang (PEN) 15 flights every day
90
Penang (PEN) Singapore (SIN) 15 flights every day
91
Hongkong (HKG) Osaka (KIX) 15 flights every day
92
Osaka (KIX) Hong Kong (HKG) 15 flights every day
93
Stockholm (ARN) Helsinki (HEL) 15 flights every day
94
Santiago (SCL) Lima (LIM) 15 flights every day
95
Singapore (SIN) Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) 15 flights every day
96
Santiago (SCL) Buenos Aires (EZE) 15 flights every day
97
Ho Chi Minh City (SGN) Singapore (SIN) 15 flights every day
98
Lima (LIM) Santiago (SCL) 15 flights every day
99
(STT) San Juan (SJU) 15 flights every day
100
San Juan (SJU) St. Thomas (STT) 15 flights every day