Vienna Airport Surpasses 27 Million Passengers for the First Time

Lifestyle & TravelTravel ♦ Published: January 28, 2019; 12:13 ♦ (Vindobona)

Vienna International Airport was able to handle 27 million passengers for the first time last year, a year-on-year increase of 10.8%. The top destinations were London, Moscow and Bangkok. 74 airlines serve 205 destinations in 71 countries. In the ranking of airlines as measured by their share of overall passenger volume, Austrian Airlines was followed by Eurowings (incl. Germanwings), the easyJet Group, Lufthansa and Laudamotion. The increase in the number of passengers in 2019 is estimated at 10%.

Flughafen Wien Group Achieves the Highest Passenger Volume in Its History with 34.4 Million Passengers (+11.3%), Vienna Airport Surpasses Threshold of 27 Million for the First Time / Picture: © Vienna Airport / Flughafen Wien AG

2019: About 30 million passengers at Vienna Airport, 38 million in the Flughafen Wien Group

“2018 was once again a records year at Vienna Airport, with more than 27 million passengers. The main growth drivers at Vienna Airport were in particular Austrian Airlines followed by Laudamotion and the easyJet Group. On balance, there was a strong expansion of the low-cost offering,…