10 of the Worlds Biggest Airports
Everyone loves to travel and sometimes it’s the airports that get the most attention, rather than the destination you are going to. We have made a list of the Biggest airports in the world.
10. Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW)
Passengers per year: 75,066,956
Located across two counties due to its size, Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport is the largest centre for American Airlines and tenth busiest airport by passenger number in the world.
9. Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG)
Passengers per year: 76,150,009
This airport was named after a former French president; Paris Charles de Gaulle Airport and is the largest international airport in France, also referred to as Roissy Airport.
8. Shanghai Pudong International Airport (PVG)
Passengers per year: 76,153,455
One of two international airports in the region, Shanghai Pudong International Airport is a major hub in the Chinese aviation industry, serving for the most part international flights.
7. London Heathrow Airport (LHR)
Passengers per year: 80,888,305
One of six airports located in London, the largest aviation hub in the world, London Heathrow Airport is the UK’s largest airport welcoming over 80 million passengers in 2019.
6. Chicago O’Hare International Airport (ORD)
Passengers per year: 84,649,115
Located on the Northwest Side of Chicago, Illinois, O’Hare International Airport is one of the busiest airports in the world and one of the most noteworthy transportation hubs in the U.S.
5. Tokyo Haneda Airport (HND)
Passengers per year: 85,505,054
One of two primary airports serving the Greater Tokyo Area, Haneda Airport handles notably more domestic flights, compared to international flights.
4. Dubai International Airport (DXB)
Passengers per year: 86,396,757
Dubai International Airport is the primary international airport serving Dubai and is used as a service center for the majority of local airlines.
3. Los Angeles International Airport (LAX)
Passengers per year: 88,068,013
Located along the West Coast of the U.S., Los Angeles International Airport is a gateway to multiple international destinations, particularly Asia and the Pacific.
2. Beijing Capital International Airport (PEK)
Passengers per year: 100,011,438
The airport was built to resemble a dragon, Beijing Capital International Airport is the main international airport serving Beijing and is home to the second largest passenger terminal in the world.
1. Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL)
Passengers per year: 110,531,300
Acting as the primary international airport serving Atlanta, Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport is the busiest airport in the world by passenger numbers and second busiest by aircraft movements.