Top 10 Largest and Busiest Airports in the World

The world we live in has many attractions. Tourists and adventure lovers remain excited to escape from the hustle and bustle of life, looking to travel abroad. The following list ofton busiest airports in the world by flights offers you a chance to have insights of the most popular, large, and busy airports. Millions and billions of passengers travel through the flights of these airports, and this is why you would hardly get the chance to find them empty.Transportation industry has flourished tremendously in last few years. Air transport has become an effective way through which passengers can see other countries. On the other hand, the airline companies manage to magnetize commerce industry to business by providing the people with most comfortable and customized packages.

10. Bangkok International Airport

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This airport is also known as Suvarnabhumi Airport. It has been operating by Airports of Thailand PLC, and is home to some of domestic and international flights. As per 2014, this airport has total 289,568 movements on a yearly basis, following billions of international and domestic passengers. Not only this but also this airport is large enough to easily accommodate such a heavy number of people. The major airlines operating through this airport are Orient Thai Airlines, Bangkok Airways, Asia Atlantic Airlines and Thai Airways International etc.

9. Madrid Barajas
Spains biggest international airport

Madrid Barajas is one of the biggest international airports of Spain. Its total area is 3050 ha, and this is present in the northern Puerta Del Sol in the Madrid’s centre. The airport facilitates 41,833,374 passengers every year, having 322,601 movements on an annual basis. It has flights for Europe, Asia, America, Canada, and other parts of the world.

8. Beijing Capital International Airport (2330 ha)
Crowded airport in the wold

Beijing Capital International Airport is situated in the northern Beijing. It has been surrounded by the suburban Shunyi District. This airport is large and crowded, facilitating around 86,230,390 passengers every year. It has very high passenger traffic and that is increasing day by day, according to reports. This has been constructed fantastically, and has elegant departments that offer varying services. The area of airport is nearly 2330 ha.

7. Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport

Beautiful airfield

Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport is present halfway between Dallas and Fort. It can be easily approached by different cities of America. The airport is one of the top 10 largest airport of the world, and most popular of United States. It has area of 7800 ha and is major hub for American Airlines, Ameriflight and UPS Airlines. Its five terminals are named as A, B, C, D and E for different flights. This airport has 165 gates.

6. Denver International Airport

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Denver International Airport is another large airport of USA, having total area 13726 ha. It is hub for airlines such as United Airlines, Frontier Airlines, and Great Lakes Airlines. It facilitates 32,004,575 annual passengers and 635,445 flights, as per stats.




5. Cairo International Airport
Egypt airport

Another largest and busiest airports is named as Cairo International Airport. Its total area is 2550 ha, and is hub of airlines including Alexandria Airlines, AlMasria Universal Airlines, EgyptAir Express and AMC Airlines. It is present in the northern Cairo, and facilitates 14,711,500 passengers every year. It also offers cargo services to the tourists.

4. Chicago O’Hare International Airport
Busiest airport in US

Chicago based international airport O’Hare needs no introduction. It is situated in the northwest of the city, and is called as third busiest airport in fifty American states. It serves airlines like United Airlines, American Airlines and Air Choice One. This is owned by Chicago Department of Aviation and has 2610 ha area, facilitating 70,075,204 passengers annually with its 871,933 aircraft movements.

3. Charles de Gaulle Airport
Europe biggest passanger platform

Aéroports de Paris operated Charles de Gaulle Airport is based in northern side of Paris. It serves FedEx Express, Air France and Delta Air Lines. The airport has almost 62,052,917 passenger volume on a yearly basis with total 457,763 aircrafts operations. It is one of busiest and largest European airports, covering an area of 3200 ha. It has three terminals for traffic. These have been divided with respect to their location, region, and number of passengers.

2. King Fahd International Airport
Hajj terminal Jeddah

King Fahd International Airport has a total area of 78000 ha, and is situated in the northern-east of Dammam, Saudi Arabia. It is being operated by General Authority of Civil Aviation, and was opened for public about fifteen years ago. It has six-storey terminal. The Royal terminal is reserved for Saudi Royal Family, high profile persons and official guests only.

1. Shanghai Pudong International Airport
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Shanghai Pudong International Airport is one of the top 10 busiest airports in the world by fligths. It facilitates domestic and international flights, and is hub of airlines like DHL Aviation, China Cargo Airlines, FedEx Express, China Eastern Airlines, Shanghai Airlines and Yangtze River Express. It is one of the busiest airports of China, having area of 3350 ha. It has capacity of 51,461,800 passengers every year, and is being operated by Pudong International Airport.