Paris, France – Airports around the world have seen a significant drop in passenger numbers due to border closures and travel bans due to the Covid-19 Coronavirus outbreak.

Istanbul Airport came to the first place in the number of passengers of European airports in 2020 with 23.4 million passengers. Istanbul airport was followed by Paris Charles de Gaulle airport with 22.257 million passengers and London Heathrow airport with 22.1 million passengers.

This is a list of the busiest airports in Europe, ranked by total passengers per year, including both terminal and transit passengers. Data is for 2020 and is sourced individually for each airport and from a variety of sources, normally the national aviation authority statistics, or those of the airport operator.

The table also shows the percentage change in total passengers for each airport over the last year.