ACI Traffic Data: World airports ranking by total passengers - 1998 (Final)
Total Passengers: Arriving + departing passengers + direct transit passengers counted once.
Last update: 16, August, 1999

Rank Airport Total
Passengers
% Change
251 PUERTO VALLARTA (PVR) 1'985'878 1.8
252 POINTE A PITRE (PTP) 1'978'179 4.6
253 BERLIN (SXF) 1'947'304 -.4
254 BILLUND (BLL) 1'909'966 1.1
255 BRIDGETOWN (BGI) 1'907'381 11.1
256 VALENCIA (VLC) 1'869'018 -3.2
257 SHANNON (SNN) 1'840'008 1
258 BRISTOL (BRS) 1'838'219 13.8
259 MALMÖ (MMX) 1'834'269 10.1
260 VERONA (VRN) 1'823'304 10.6
Rank Airport Total
Passengers
Airport
261 GRAND RAPIDS (GRR) 1'792'955 1.9
262 ARUBA (AUA) 1'785'162 n.a.
263 ISLA DE MARGARITA (PMV) 1'784'089 9.6
264 FUNCHAL (FNC) 1'749'530 9.3
265 DES MOINES (DSM) 1'722'615 .2
266 GUAYAQUIL (GYE) 1'720'012 2.9
267 BREMEN (BRE) 1'714'588 6.6
268 SEVILLA (SVQ) 1'694'470 3.8
269 PUERTO PLATA (POP) 1'690'747 4.7
270 DRESDEN (DRS) 1'689'195 1.3
Rank Airport Total
Passengers
Airport
271 NANTES (NTE) 1'644'471 13.4
272 KNOXVILLE (TYS) 1'627'328 12.8
273 BUCHAREST (OTP) 1'598'689 8.7
274 PORT OF SPAIN (POS) 1'587'190 4.7
275 CHARLESTON (CHS) 1'585'245 -1
276 SINT MAARTEN (SXM) 1'571'486 8.8
277 HILO (ITO) 1'559'494 -6.6
278 SARASOTA (SRQ) 1'545'797 -5.2
279 MONTPELLIER (MPL) 1'534'335 8.6
280 PLAISANCE-PLAINE MAGNIEN (MRU) 1'524'738 2.7
Rank Airport Total
Passengers
Airport
281 KINGSTON (KIN) 1'522'853 1.7
282 TROMSOE (TOS) 1'513'417 3.2
283 LUXEMBOURG (LUX) 1'477'770 4.6
284 MALE' (MLE) 1'475'160 16.6
285 SAVANNAH (SAV) 1'463'756 17
286 ST DENIS (RUN) 1'463'549 4.5
287 BODOE (BOO) 1'411'979 .5
288 LEEDS (LBA) 1'406'557 12.1
289 NOVOSIBIRSK (OVB) 1'384'356 -22.6
290 BELGRADE (BEG) 1'375'760 -.3
Rank Airport Total
Passengers
Airport
291 KIEV (KBP) 1'373'317 -.1
292 MANAUS (MAO) 1'373'309 11
293 EILAT (ETH) 1'371'098 -2.9
294 LONDON (LCY) 1'358'317 16.6
295 WICHITA (ICT) 1'332'948 -5.8
296 CURAÇAO (CUR) 1'328'121 5.1
297 CORK (ORK) 1'315'224 9.9
298 MADISON (MSN) 1'312'229 8.8
299 SANFORD (SFB) 1'308'223 19.8
300 JACKSON (JAN) 1'266'414 17.2
Rank Airport Total
Passengers
Airport
301 MUENSTER (FMO) 1'265'657 13.3
302 CARDIFF WALES (CWL) 1'265'064 9.3
303 SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA (SCQ) 1'256'168 -6.8
304 PALM SPRINGS (PSP) 1'255'541 6.4
305 SOFIA (SOF) 1'250'700 15.3
306 PAPEETE (PPT) 1'245'791 11.3
307 BELO HORIZONTE (CNF) 1'242'519 -2.3
308 FLORENCE (FLR) 1'242'244 15.5
309 SALZBURG (SZG) 1'230'813 3.7
310 REYKJAVIK (KEF) 1'226'395 11.7
Rank Airport Total
Passengers
Airport
311 BELEM (BEL) 1'215'238 11.7
312 VICTORIA (YYJ) 1'214'229 10.1
313 MYRTLE BEACH (MYR) 1'207'712 14.5
314 SAN JOSE DEL CABO (SJD) 1'198'876 3.8
315 MONTREAL (YMX) 1'188'697 -47.3
316 MARACAIBO (MAR) 1'184'186 12.1
317 SAN SALVADOR (SAL) 1'180'519 26.9
318 ABIDJAN (ABJ) 1'174'151 11
319 PAPHOS (PFO) 1'159'271 15.7
320 PENSACOLA (PNS) 1'145'495 -.8
Rank Airport Total
Passengers
Airport
321 TRIVANDRUM (TRV) 1'143'553 .3
322 LUXOR (LXR) 1'132'135 -42.7
323 HIGUEY (PUJ) 1'122'349 11
324 BARI (BRI) 1'121'609 5.7
325 PISA (PSA) 1'118'503 5.5
326 HURGHADA (HRG) 1'118'281 -33.8
327 ZAGREB (ZAG) 1'106'854 2.4
328 SHARM EL SHEIKH (SSH) 1'081'621 9.4
329 MARRACKECH (RAK) 1'081'191 23.5
330 COLUMBIA (CAE) 1'080'550 -6.9
Rank Airport Total
Passengers
Airport
331 LEXINGTON (LEX) 1'076'058 -.4
332 ACAPULCO (ACA) 1'061'117 -10.6
333 AGADIR (AGA) 1'051'413 15.6
334 ATLANTIC CITY (ACY) 1'038'981 15.1
335 HUNTSVILLE (HSV) 1'037'676 .9
336 DAKAR (DKR) 1'031'766 1.7
337 BARRANQUILLA (BAQ) 1'008'229 1.7
338 BERMUDA (BDA) 1'003'801 -1.1
339 ASWAN (ASW) 993'884 -5.6
340 SOUTH BEND (SBN) 986'350 -.5
Rank Airport Total
Passengers
Airport
341 WHITE PLAINS (HPN) 982'333 -9.5
342 SHARJAH (SHJ) 971'075 -3.9
343 SAMARA (KUF) 964'177 n.a.
344 CHANNEL ISLANDS (GCI) 963'986 -2
345 UJUNG PANDANG (UPG) 957'665 -34.6
346 STOCKHOLM (BMA) 953'608 4.4
347 EKATERINBURG (SVX) 953'512 -13.5
348 AJACCIO (AJA) 950'561 13.6
349 ALLENTOWN (ABE) 949'645 .1
350 GENOA (GOA) 937'722 3.9
Rank Airport Total
Passengers
Airport
351 NATAL (NAT) 934'954 22.8
352 NADI (NAN) 934'351 -4.3
353 BERLIN (THF) 933'761 6.3
354 CEDAR RAPIDS (CID) 919'895 4.9
355 ADANA (ADA) 919'191 2
356 BATON ROUGE (BTR) 911'672 -1.8
357 ST PETERSBURG (PIE) 911'195 3.2
358 ADDIS ABABA (ADD) 907'450 -5.5
359 LULEĆ (LLA) 880'964 2
360 LIVERPOOL (LPL) 875'222 26.6
Rank Airport Total
Passengers
Airport
361 TEL AVIV (SDV) 871'391 13.7
362 LIBREVILLE (LBV) 870'939 15.6
363 LILLE (LIL) 865'193 4.9
364 MOBILE (MOB) 863'480 13.7
365 KRISTIANSAND (KRS) 859'955 .5
366 HOBART (HBA) 855'059 1.2
367 MERIDA (MID) 842'312 5
368 FAIRBANKS (FAI) 841'633 .4
369 MAZATLAN (MZT) 826'058 -.7
370 SANTA BARBARA (SBA) 823'160 -2.6
Rank Rank Total
Passengers
Airport
371 PORT ELIZABETH (PLZ) 822'343 1.2
372 MOMBASA (MBA) 812'480 -9.4
373 PORT-AU-PRINCE (PAP) 807'679 7
374 HERMOSILLO (HMO) 805'648 9.3
375 SOCHI (AER) 798'827 n.a.
376 BASTIA (BIA) 789'791 4.8
377 SHREVEPORT (SHV) 788'037 3.3
378 LJUBLJANA (LJU) 786'600 10.2
379 LA PALMA (SPC) 775'057 7.8
380 ALMERIA (LEI) 770'926 2.3
Rank Airport Total
Passengers
Airport
381 ALICE SPRINGS (ASP) 768'000 -.6
382 ROME (CIA) 759'727 -10
383 CAMPINAS (CPQ) 748'475 19.2
384 SOUTHAMPTON (SOU) 736'727 16.6
385 ROANOKE (ROA) 736'703 3.3
386 LEON/GUANAJUATO (BJX) 730'379 13.5
387 CLERMONT-FERRAND (CFE) 728'026 21.8
388 NEWBURGH (SWF) 723'719 -13.2
389 AALESUND (AES) 714'428 8.9
390 FT WAYNE (FWA) 709'103 3.6
Rank Airport Total
Passengers
Airport
391 TOWNSVILLE (TSV) 708'121 3.5
392 LAS VEGAS (VGT) 704'454 -18.6
393 UMEĆ (UME) 704'430 -1.5
394 TOULON (TLN) 704'006 9.4
395 BALIKPAPAN (BPN) 698'012 -30.3
396 SPRINGFIELD (SGF) 695'855 3.9
397 SIOUX FALLS (FSD) 689'900 -2.7
398 MOLINE (MLI) 688'023 9.3
399 LINZ (LNZ) 680'907 2.3
400 ZIHUATANEJO (ZIH) 667'031

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