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Edinburgh Airport

  • PAX: 14,737,497
  • IATA: EDI
  • ICAO: EGPH

About The Airport

Edinburgh Airport – Where Scotland meets the world

  • Edinburgh Airport is the busiest airport in Scotland — 14.3m in 2018 (+6.5% or +0.9m on 2017) — 6th busiest airport in the UK
  • Edinburgh has experienced the largest growth in international capacity (107%) amongst UK airports between 2008 and 2017

  • 53% of all international passengers were inbound to Edinburgh (strongest international inbound mix in the UK outside London)

  • 37 airlines are flying 227 routes to 157 destinations
  • 13:57:29 Business:Leisure:VFR split
  • Highest proportion of business travellers in the UK outside of London.
  • On average, international passengers make 4 trips per year from Edinburgh
  • 47% of passengers fly internationally more than 7 times per year

Facts and Figures

  • List of Top 5 Airlines: easyJet, Ryanair, British Airways, Jet2.com, Flybe
  • Number of Serving Airlines: 37
  • Number of Direct Destinations: 157
  • Number of Terminals: 1
  • Number of Runways: 1
  • Length of Main Runway (m): 2,560m
  • Passenger Numbers (mppa): 14.3m in 2018 (+6.5% or +0.9m on 2017)
  • Cargo Tonnes (p.a.): 42k tonnes of Cargo in 2018 (+1% on 2017)
  • Ownership: GIP
  • Operational Opening Hours: 24/7
  • Total Catchment Population: 2.2m people
  • Urban Population: 482,005
  • Aircraft Parking Stands: 51