The top 10 airports in the world, the first one being the largest in area, while Beijing International Airport ranks tenth.
Airplanes have become a popular means of travel for many people due to their speed. With the steady development of the world economy, the number of airports around the world has been increasing continuously. So, what are the best airports in the world? This article introduces the top 10 airports in the world, let’s take a look together.
Top 10 Airports in the World:
- Singapore Changi Airport
Singapore Changi Airport is located on the east coast of the Republic of Singapore. It is a 4F-class international airport, and its airport area reaches 13 million square meters. In 2019, the airport’s passenger capacity reached 68.3 million, making it one of the top 10 international airports in the world.
- Incheon International Airport
Incheon International Airport is located in Incheon, South Korea. It covers an area of 1.05 million square kilometers and is one of the top 10 international airports in the country. It is also one of the busiest airports in Asia and has won the title of the best service airport in the country for two consecutive years. Its tourist throughput has reached 7.16 million people, making it the top airport in Korea.
- Munich International Airport
Munich International Airport is located in Germany and is one of the largest aviation hubs in Europe. Its terminals can handle a throughput of 50 million people per year. In the 2011 annual best airport ranking, it ranked fourth in the country and is one of the top 10 airports in the world.
- Hong Kong International Airport
Hong Kong International Airport is one of the top 10 airports in China and one of the busiest airports in the world. Its passenger volume ranks fifth in the world. As of 2018, its throughput reached 74.62 million people, making it the best airport in the world and bringing significant economic changes to Hong Kong.
- Tokyo Haneda International Airport
Tokyo Haneda International Airport is located in Tokyo, Japan and is the largest airport in the country. Its total area reaches 4.05 million square meters, and more than 230 flights arrive and depart every day. The number of passengers traveling annually has reached 66 million, and in 2018, its throughput reached 84.89 million people.
- Zurich Airport
Zurich Airport is not only the largest international airport in Switzerland but also one of the most important aviation hubs in Europe. Its total area is as high as 1.46 million square meters, and in 2019, its passenger traffic reached 31.5 million.
- Vancouver International Airport
Vancouver International Airport is the second largest and second busiest airport in Canada. It is one of the world’s leading airports and has first-class terminals. In 2012, its passenger volume reached 17.6 million, making it one of the top ten airports in the world.
- London Heathrow Airport
London Heathrow Airport is the busiest airport in Europe, with a total of four terminals and a total area of 597,400 square meters. In 2019, its total passenger traffic reached 80.8843 million.
- Amsterdam International Airport
Amsterdam International Airport is located in the capital of the Netherlands, Amsterdam, and its total area is 27.87 million square meters. In 2018, it completed a passenger throughput of 71.05 million, ranking 12th in the world and becoming the fourth largest airport in Europe.
- Beijing Capital International Airport
Beijing International Airport is one of the largest airports in China and in the world. It has a total of 314 parking spaces. In 2016, its passenger throughput reached 94.39 million, ranking first among Chinese airports.