2015 Statistics

This is a list of the 100 busiest airports in Europe, ranked by total passengers per year, including both terminal and transit passengers. Data is for 2015 from provisional sources.

The table also show the percentage change in total passengers for each airport over the last year. Data is sourced individually for each airport and normally originates from national aviation authority statistics, or those of the airport operator.

European airports are defined as those that are within the airspace of the member and candidate states of The Council of Europe.

Rank
2015
Country Airport City Passengers
2015
Passengers
2014
Change
2014-2015
1 United Kingdom London Heathrow Airport London 74,954,289[1] 73,405,330[1] Increase02.1%
2 France Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport Paris 65,766,986[2] 63,813,756[2] Increase03.1%
3 Turkey Istanbul Atatürk Airport Istanbul 61,322,729[4] 56,954,790[4] Increase07.7%
4 Germany Frankfurt Airport Frankfurt 61,032,022[3] 59,566,132[3] Increase02.5%
5 Netherlands Amsterdam Airport Schiphol Amsterdam 58,285,118[5] 54,978,023[5] Increase06.0%
6 Spain Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport Madrid 46,828,279[6] 41,833,374[6] Increase11.9%
7 Germany Munich Airport Munich 40,981,522[3] 39,700,515[3] Increase03.2%
8 Italy Leonardo da Vinci–Fiumicino Airport Rome 40,463,208[7] 38,506,908[7] Increase05.1%
9 United Kingdom Gatwick Airport London 40,261,212[1] 38,103,667[1] Increase05.7%
10 Spain Barcelona El Prat Airport Barcelona 39,711,276[6] 37,559,044[6] Increase05.7%
11 Russia Sheremetyevo International Airport Moscow 31,279,508 31,259,662[10] Increase00.1%
12 Russia Domodedovo International Airport Moscow 30,504,515[8] 33,039,531[9] Decrease07.7%
13 France Paris-Orly Airport Paris 29,664,993[2] 28,862,586[2] Increase02.8%
14 Turkey Sabiha Gökçen Airport Istanbul 28,112,438[4] 23,631,883[15] Increase19.0%
15 Turkey Antalya Airport Antalya 27,724,249[4] 28,341,063[4] Decrease02.2%
16 Denmark Copenhagen Airport Copenhagen 26,610,332[11] 25,627,093[11] Increase03.8%
17 Switzerland Zürich Airport Zürich 26,281,228[12] 25,477,622[13] Increase03.2%
18 Ireland Dublin Airport Dublin 25,049,335[20] 21,712,173[21] Increase15.4%
19 Norway Oslo Airport, Gardermoen Oslo 24,678,195[14] 24,269,235[14] Increase01.7%
20 Spain Palma de Mallorca Airport Palma de Mallorca 23,745,131[6] 23,115,499[6] Increase02.7%
21 Belgium Brussels Airport Brussels 23,460,018[19] 21,933,190[19] Increase07.0%
22 Sweden Stockholm-Arlanda Airport Stockholm 23,142,536[18] 22,443,272[18] Increase03.2%
23 United Kingdom Manchester Airport Manchester 23,096,829[1] 21,989,682[1] Increase05.0%
24 Austria Vienna International Airport Vienna 22,775,054[16] 22,483,158[17] Increase01.3%
25 United Kingdom London Stansted Airport London 22,513,443[1] 19,941,593[1] Increase12.9%
26 Germany Düsseldorf Airport Düsseldorf 22,476,685[3] 21,850,489[3] Increase02.9%
27 Germany Berlin Tegel Airport Berlin 21,005,215[3] 20,688,016[3] Increase01.5%
28 Portugal Lisbon Portela Airport Lisbon 20,110,805[22] 18,142,245[21] Increase10.9%
29 Italy Malpensa Airport Milan 18,582,043[7] 18,851,238[7] Decrease01.4%
30 Greece Athens International Airport Athens 18,086,894[25] 15,134,529[25] Increase19.0%
31 Finland Helsinki-Vantaa Airport Helsinki 16,422,266[23] 15,948,760[23] Increase03.0%
32 Russia Vnukovo International Airport Moscow 15,815,129[28] 12,733,000[29] Increase24.2%
33 Switzerland Geneva International Airport Geneva 15,772,081[24] 15,152,927[24] Increase04.1%
34 Germany Hamburg Airport Hamburg 15,600,000[3] 14,760,280[3] Increase05.7%
35 Spain Málaga Airport Málaga 14,404,170[6] 13,748,976[6] Increase04.8%
36 Russia Pulkovo Airport Saint Petersburg 13,499,755[26] 14,264,732[27] Decrease05.4%
37 Turkey Esenboğa International Airport Ankara 12,326,869[4] 11,012,119[4] Increase11.9%
38 United Kingdom London Luton Airport London 12,262,842[1] 10,484,938[1] Increase17.0%
39 Turkey Adnan Menderes Airport Izmir 12,139,788[4] 10,936,772[4] Increase11.0%
40 Czech Republic Václav Havel Airport Prague Prague 12,030,928[31] 11,149,926[32] Increase07.9%
41 France Nice Côte d'Azur Airport Nice 12,016,730[30] 11,660,208[30] Increase03.1%
42 Poland Frederic Chopin Airport Warsaw 11,206,700[33] 10,574,539[34] Increase06.0%
43 United Kingdom Edinburgh Airport Edinburgh 11,113,599[1] 10,160,004[1] Increase09.4%
44 Spain Gran Canaria Airport Las Palmas de Gran Canaria 10,627,182[6] 10,315,732[6] Increase03.0%
45 Spain Alicante Airport Alicante 10,574,484[6] 10,066,067[6] Increase05.1%
46 Germany Stuttgart Airport Stuttgart 10,526,920[3] 09,718,438[3] Increase08.3%
47 Italy Orio al Serio Airport Bergamo / Milan 10,404,625[7] 08,774,256[7] Increase18.6%
48 Germany Cologne Bonn Airport Cologne / Bonn 10,300,000[3] 09,450,493[3] Increase09.0%
49 Hungary Budapest Liszt Ferenc International Airport Budapest 10,298,963[35] 09,155,161[35] Increase12.5%
50 United Kingdom Birmingham Airport Birmingham 10,180,175[1] 09,705,955[1] Increase04.9%
51 Italy Linate Airport Milan 09,689,635[7] 09,031,855[7] Increase07.4%
52 Romania Henri Coandă International Airport Bucharest 09,274,629[36] 08,317,168[37] Increase11.5%
53 Spain Tenerife South Airport Santa Cruz de Tenerife 09,117,637[6] 09,176,274[6] Decrease00.6%
54 Italy Venice Marco Polo Airport Venice 08,403,790[7] 08,475,188[7] Increase03.3%
55 United Kingdom Glasgow International Airport Glasgow 08,709,964[1] 07,715,988[1] Increase12.9%
56 France Lyon-Saint Exupéry Airport Lyon 08,703,354[21] 08,467,093[21] Increase02.8%
57 Germany Berlin Schönefeld Airport Berlin 08,526,268[3] 07,292,517[3] Increase16.9%
58 France Marseille Provence Airport Marseille 08,264,930[38] 08,182,237[38] Increase01.0%
59 Portugal Francisco de Sá Carneiro Airport Porto 08,087,625[22] 06,930,270[21] Increase16.7%
60 France Blagnac Airport Toulouse 07,669,054[39] 07,517,736[39] Increase02.0%
61 Ukraine Boryspil International Airport Kyiv 07,277,135[40] 06,890,443[41] Increase05.6%
62 Italy Catania-Fontanarossa Airport Catania 07,105,487[7] 07,304,012[7] Decrease02.7%
63 France
Switzerland
Germany
EuroAirport Basel-Mulhouse-Freiburg Basel / Mulhouse / Freiburg im Breisgau 07,061,059[42] 06,523,874[42] Increase08.2%
64 Belgium Brussels South Charleroi Airport Charleroi 06,956,302[43] 06,439,957[43] Increase08.0%
65 Italy Bologna Airport Bologna 06,889,742[7] 06,580,481[7] Increase04.7%
66 United Kingdom Bristol Airport Bristol 06,781,709[1] 06,339,805[1] Increase07.0%
67 Spain Ibiza Airport Ibiza 06,477,283[6] 06,211,882[6] Increase04.3%
68 Portugal Faro Airport Faro 06,400,000[22] 06,166,954[21] Increase03.8%
69 Italy Naples Airport Naples 06,163,188[7] 05,960,035[44] Increase03.4%
70 Sweden Gothenburg-Landvetter Airport Gothenburg 06,158,334[18] 05,207,633[18] Increase18.3%
71 Spain Lanzarote Airport Lanzarote 06,124,321[6] 05,883,039[6] Increase04.1%
72 Greece Heraklion International Airport Heraklion 06,066,885[25] 06,024,958[25] Increase00.7%
73 Norway Bergen Airport, Flesland Bergen 06,020,866[14] 06,216,841[14] Decrease03.2%
74 Italy Rome Ciampino Airport Rome 05,834,201[7] 05,018,289[7] Increase16.3%
75 Germany Langenhagen Airport Hanover 05,452,669[3] 05,291,882[3] Increase03.0%
76 Cyprus Larnaca International Airport Larnaca 05,407,248[45] 05,320,173[21] Increase01.6%
77 Greece Thessaloniki International Airport, "Macedonia" Thessaloniki 05,401,589[25] 04,950,726[25] Increase09.1%
78 Turkey Adana Şakirpaşa Airport Adana 05,369,260[4] 04,679,878[4] Increase14.7%
79 France Bordeaux - Mérignac Airport Bordeaux 05,331,648[21] 04,945,029[46] Increase07.8%
80 Latvia Riga International Airport Riga 05,162,675[47] 04,813,959[47] Increase07.2%
81 Spain Valencia Airport Valencia 05,051,871[6] 04,597,095[6] Increase09.9%
82 Spain Fuerteventura Airport Puerto del Rosario 05,026,902[6] 04,764,646[6] Increase05.5%
83 Russia / Ukraine
Simferopol International Airport Simferopol 05,017,760[54] 02,790,854[55] Increase79.8%
84 Italy Palermo Airport Palermo 04,910,791[7] 04,569,550[7] Increase07.5%
85 Iceland Keflavík International Airport Keflavík 04,855,505[6] 03,867,425[6] Increase25.5%
86 Italy Galileo Galilei Airport Pisa 04,804,774[7] 04,683,811[7] Increase02.6%
87 Serbia Belgrade Nikola Tesla Airport Belgrade 04,776,110[48] 04,638,577[48] Increase03.0%
88 Malta Malta International Airport Malta 04,618,642[51] 04,290,380[51] Increase07.7%
89 Greece Rhodes International Airport Rhodes 04,578,646[25] 04,552,056[25] Increase00.6%
90 United Kingdom Newcastle Airport Newcastle upon Tyne 04,560,485[1] 04,516,739[1] Increase01.0%
91 Norway Stavanger Airport, Sola Stavanger 04,501,368[14] 04,721,970[14] Decrease04.7%
92 United Kingdom East Midlands Airport Derby / Leicester / Nottingham 04,446,219[1] 04,510,544[1] Decrease01.4%
93 France Nantes Atlantique Airport Nantes 04,394,996[52] 04,157,284[53] Increase05.7%
94 United Kingdom Belfast International Airport Belfast 04,390,407[1] 04,033,954[1] Increase08.8%
95 Turkey Dalaman Airport Dalaman 04,377,101[4] 04,276,674[4] Increase02.3%
96 Norway Trondheim Airport, Værnes Trondheim 04,352,721[14] 04,416,681[14] Decrease01.4%
97 Netherlands Eindhoven Airport Eindhoven 04,331,658[21] 03,926,395[21] Increase10.3%
98 France Beauvais-Tillé Airport Beauvais 04,330,019[21] 04,024,201[21] Increase07.6%
99 United Kingdom London City Airport London 04,319,301[6] 03,647,824[6] Increase18.4%
100 Spain San Pablo Airport Seville 04,308,852[6] 03,885,434[6] Increase10.9%