Rank Airport Location Country Code
(IATA/ICAO)
2018 TOTAL PASSENGERS 2010 TOTAL PASSENGERS Variance % Change
1 Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport Advertising Atlanta, Georgia United States ATL/KATL 107,394,029 89,331,622 18,062,407 20.22%
2 Beijing Capital International Airport Advertising Chaoyang-Shunyi, Beijing China PEK/ZBAA 100,983,290 73,948,113 27,035,177 36.56%
3 Dubai International Airport Advertising Garhoud, Dubai United Arab Emirates DXB/OMDB 89,149,387 47,180,628 41,968,759 88.95%
4 Los Angeles International Airport Advertising Los Angeles, California United States LAX/KLAX 87,534,384 59,070,127 28,464,257 48.19%
5 Tokyo Haneda Airport Advertising Ōta, Tokyo Japan HND/RJTT 87,131,973 64,211,074 22,920,899 35.70%
6 O’Hare International Airport Advertising Chicago, Illinois United States ORD/KORD 83,339,186 66,774,738 16,564,448 24.81%
8 Hong Kong International Airport Advertising Chek Lap Kok, Islands, New Territories Hong Kong SAR, China HKG/VHHH 74,517,402 50,348,960 24,168,442 48.00%
9 Shanghai Pudong International Airport Advertising Pudong, Shanghai China PVG/ZSPD 74,006,331 40,578,621 33,427,710 82.38%
11 Amsterdam’s Schiphol Airport Advertising Haarlemmermeer, North Holland The Netherlands AMS/EHAM 71,053,157 45,211,749 25,841,408 57.16%
12 Indira Gandhi International Airport Advertising Delhi India DEL/VIDP 69,900,938 28,531,607 41,369,331 144.99%
13 Guangzhou Baiyun International Airport Advertising Baiyun-Huadu,Guangzhou, Guangdong China CAN/ZGGG 69,769,497 40,975,673 28,793,824 70.27%
14 Frankfurt Airport Advertising Frankfurt, Hesse Germany FRA/EDDF 69,510,269 53,009,221 16,501,048 31.13%
15 Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport Advertising Dallas-Fort Worth, Texas United States DFW/KDFW 69,112,607 56,906,610 12,205,997 21.45%
16 Seoul Incheon International Airport Advertising Incheon Republic of Korea ICN/RKSI 68,350,784 33,605,579 34,745,205 103.39%
19 Singapore Changi Airport Advertising Changi Singapore SIN/WSSS 65,628,000 42,038,777 23,589,223 56.11%
20 Denver International Airport Advertising Denver, Colorado United States DEN/KDEN 64,494,613 52,209,377 12,285,236 23.53%
21 Suvarnabhumi Airport Advertising Bang Phli, Samut Prakan Thailand BKK/VTBS 63,378,923 42,784,967 20,593,956 48.13%
22 John F. Kennedy International Airport Advertising Queens,New York,New York United States JFK/KJFK 61,909,148 46,514,154 15,394,994 33.10%
23 Kuala Lumpur International Airport Advertising Sepang, Selangor Malaysia KUL/WMKK 59,959,000 34,087,636 25,871,364 75.90%
24 Madrid Barajas Airport Advertising Barajas, Madrid Spain MAD/LEMD 57,891,340 49,844,596 8,046,744 16.14%
25 San Francisco International Airport Advertising San Mateo County, California United States SFO/KSFO 57,793,313 39,253,999 18,539,314 47.23%
28 Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport Advertising Mumbai, Maharashtra India BOM/VABB 49,877,918 28,137,797 21,740,121 77.26%
30 McCarran International Airport Advertising Las Vegas, Nevada United States LAS/KLAS 49,716,584 39,757,359 9,959,225 25.05%
31 Toronto Pearson International Airport Advertising Mississauga, Ontario Canada YYZ/CYYZ 49,507,418 31,937,895 17,569,523 55.01%
32 Shenzhen Bao’an International Airport Advertising Bao’an, Shenzhen ,Guangdong China SZX/ZGSZ 49,350,000 26,713,610 22,636,390 84.74%
34 Orlando International Airport Advertising Orlando, Florida United States MCO/KMCO 47,696,627 34,877,899 12,818,728 36.75%
37 Charlotte Douglas International Airport Advertising Charlotte, North Carolina United States CLT/KCLT 46,444,380 38,254,207 8,190,173 21.41%
40 Newark Liberty International Airport Advertising Newark, New Jersey United States EWR/KEWR 46,065,175 33,133,852 12,931,323 39.03%
42 Ninoy Aquino International Airport Advertising Pasay/Parañaque, Metro Manila Philippines MNL/RPLL 45,082,544 27,148,724 17,933,820 66.06%
44 Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport Advertising Phoenix, Arizona United States PHX/KPHX 44,943,686 38,554,215 6,389,471 16.57%
47 George Bush Intercontinental Airport Advertising Houston, Texas United States IAH/KIAH 43,807,539 40,479,569 3,327,970 8.22%
48 Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport Advertising Changning-Minhang, Shanghai China SHA/ZSSS 43,630,000 31,298,812 12,331,188 39.40%
49 Rome–Fiumicino International Airport Advertising “Leonardo da Vinci” Rome-Fiumicino, Lazio Italy FCO/LIRF 42,995,119 36,227,778 6,767,341 18.68%
50 São Paulo–Guarulhos International Airport Advertising Guarulhos, São Paulo Brazil GRU/SBGR 42,831,981 27,432,346 15,399,635 56.14%