Flughafen Wien Group handles 3.4 million passengers (+22.8%)
In April 2019, the total number of passengers handled by the Flughafen Wien Group (Vienna Airport, Malta Airport and Kosice Airport) rose by 22.8% to 3.4 million travellers. The accumulated passenger volume in the period January-April was up by 20.8% to 10.8 million. Vienna Airport registered a substantial increase in passenger volume of 25.2% to 8,803,884 million travellers from January to April 2019.
Vienna Airport: +26.6% passengers in April 2019
The number of passengers handled by Vienna Airport in the month of April 2019 rose by 26.6% compared to the prior-year month to 2,744,184 travellers. The number of local passengers increased sharply by 32.2%, and transfer passenger volume was up by 8.2%. The number of flight movements in April 2019 also showed a substantial increase of 16.7% year-on-year. Cargo volume at Vienna Airport dropped by 7.3% from the comparable level of April 2018.
The total number of passengers at Vienna Airport flying to destinations in Western Europe climbed by 25.9% in April 2019, and passenger traffic to Eastern Europe showed an increase of 33.9%. In April 2019, the number of passengers travelling to the Far East increased by 25.6% from the prior-year month, and passenger volume to Middle Eastern destinations was up by 13.3%. Passenger volume to North America also developed positively, rising by 23.9% in April 2019, and the number of passengers travelling to Africa increased by 46.8% year-on-year.
Malta Airport reported a strong increase in passenger volume of 10.5% in the month of April 2019, whereas Kosice Airport registered a decline of 6.3% in the number of passengers it handled.
|Traffic Development||April 2019|
|Vienna Airport (VIE)|
|Local passengers arr+dep||2,094,419||+32.2||6,879,868||+30.3|
|Transfer passengers arr+dep||624,270||+8.2||1,863,336||+8.5|
|Flight movements arr+dep||22,842||+16.7||79,185||+16.0|
|Cargo arr+dep (in tonnes)||23,389||-7.3||90,030||-3.4|
|MTOW (in tonnes)||943,168||+21.2||3,250,296||+19.7|
|Malta Airport (MLA, fully consolidated)|
|Local passengers arr+dep||647,480||+10.3||1,845,038||+5.2|
|Transfer passengers arr+dep||5,620||+31.5||11,008||+20.6|
|Flight movements arr+dep||4,554||+5.4||14,123||+6.6|
|Cargo arr+dep (in tonnes)||1,328||+4.4||5,244||+1.3|
|MTOW (in tonnes)||180,264||+4.4||563,180||+4.5|
|Local passengers arr+dep||32,974||-3.7||116,659||-4.0|
|Transfer passengers arr+dep||0||n.a.||0||n.a.|
|Flight movements arr+dep||408||-14.1||1,520||-13.6|
|Cargo arr+dep (in tonnes)||1||-81.6||14||-31.5|
|MTOW (in tonnes)||9,182||-10.8||33,011||-13.6|
|Local passengers arr+dep||2,774,873||+25.8||8,841,565||+23.5|
|Transfer passengers arr+dep||629,890||+8.4||1,874,344||+8.5|
|Flight movements arr+dep||27,804||+14.1||94,828||+13.9|
|Cargo arr+dep (in tonnes)||24,719||-6.8||95,289||-3.2|
|MTOW (in tonnes)||1,132,614||+17.9||3,846,487||+16.8|
Traffic data adjusted