Top 100 busiest international airline routes

- by number of daily departures

UPDATED 2019-08-23

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