25 of the World’s Busiest Airports

Posted by , Updated on May 11, 2014

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As the world becomes more interconnected and increasingly crowded people have inevitably started traveling more. According to some current estimates nearly 5 million people are shuffled among the world’s airports everyday. If you’ve ever been one of them then you can attest to the fact that these are truly 25 of the world’s busiest airport.
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Hong Kong International Airport

Hong Kong International Airport

In a city basically built out of islands it would make sense that the airport would be on an island too. Hong Kong International Airport operates one of the world’s busiest passenger terminals with over 53 million people passing through every year.

9

Frankfurt Airport

Frankfurt Airport

Serving 56 million passengers annually Frankfurt Airport has flights to over 275 destinations in 111 countries. It is the third busiest airport in Europe behind Paris and London.

8

Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport

Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport

Although it is the 8th busiest airport on Earth in terms of passengers moved it is the fourth busiest in terms of aircraft takeoffs and landings.

7

Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport

Paris-Charles de Gaulle Airport

Also known as Roissy Airport this is France’s principal aviation center and served about 61 million passengers last year.

6

Los Angeles International Airport

Los Angeles International Airport

Serving the second most populated metropolitan region in the United States, LAX serves about 61 million passengers every year.

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