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Zurich Airport

  • Type: 15 Million +
  • IATA: ZRH
  • ICAO: LSZH

About The Airport

Facts and Figures Zurich Airport (2017)

  • 29.4 million passengers and 270,453 flights in 2017
  • Important European hub with 28% connecting traffic
  • Ideal gateway to Europe with efficient connections to 66 countries
  • One of the largest European cargo airports with an annual capacity of 700'000 tonnes
  • Diversified handling services
  • Competitive airport charge structure
  • Ranked as „Best Airport in Europe“ in the category "20-30 mio. passengers" by World Travel Award in 2017 for the 14th time in a row

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Facts and Figures

  • List of Top 5 Airlines: Swiss, Edelweiss, Air Berlin, Eurowings, Easyjet (2017)
  • Number of Serving Airlines: 72 airlines offering scheduled and non-scheduled services
  • Number of Direct Destinations: 185 destinations in 66 countries
  • Number of Terminals: 3
  • Number of Runways: 3
  • Length of Main Runway (m): 3700
  • Passenger Numbers (mppa): 29.396.094 (2017)
  • Cargo Tonnes (p.a.): 490.452 tonnes (2017)
  • Ownership: Incorporated company: 33.3% Canton of Zurich, 5% City of Zurich
  • Operational Opening Hours: 0600-2300
  • Total Catchment Population: 12 million people within 2 driving hours
  • Urban Population: Population in Switzerland: 8.4 million
  • Aircraft Parking Stands: approx. 100