Largest passenger airports of the world

rank city
[airport code]
country passengers
2011
passengers
Oct 2013 (1)
1. Atlanta [ATL], Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta IAP USA 92,389,023 94,434,941
2. Beijing [PEK], Beijing Capital IAP China 78,675,058 83,634,865
3. London [LHR], Heathrow Airport UK 69,433,565 72,180,549
4. Tokyo [HND], Tokyo IAP (Haneda Airport) Japan 62,584,826 68,739,923
5. Chicago [ORD], O'Hare IAP USA 66,701,241 66,395,714
6. Los Angeles [LAX], Los Angeles IAP USA 61,862,052 66,122,107
7. Dubai [DXB], Dubai IAP UAE 50,977,960 65,242,827
8. Paris [CDG], Aéroport de Paris Charles de Gaulle France 60,970,551 61,894,080
9. Dallas [DFW], Dallas/Fort Worth IAP USA 57,832,495 60,514,597
10. Jakarta [CGK], Soekarno–Hatta IAP Indonesia 51,533,187 59,506,015
11. Hong Kong [HKG], Hong Kong IAP China 53,328,613 58,968,635
12. Frankfurt [FRA], Frankfurt Airport Germany 56,436,255 57,774,996
13. Singapore [SIN], Singapore Changi Airport Singapore 46,543,845 53,423,886
14. Denver [DEN], Denver IAP USA 52,849,132 52,495,285
15. Amsterdam [AMS], Amsterdam Airport Schiphol Neth. 49,755,252 52,296,481
16. Guangzhou [CAN], Guangzhou Baiyun IAP China 45,040,340 51,959,595
17. Bangkok [BKK], Bangkok IAP Thailand 47,910,904 51,201,667
18. Istanbul [IST], Atatürk IAP Turkey 37,406,025 50,456,656
19. New York [JFK], John F. Kennedy IAP USA 47,644,060 50,127,704
20. Shanghai [PVG], Shanghai Pudong IAP China 41,447,730 46,638,510
21. Kuala Lumpur [KUL], Kuala Lumpur IAP Malaysia 37,704,510 45,920,555
22. San Francisco [SFO], San Francisco IAP USA 40,927,786 44,584,268
23. Charlotte [CLT], Charlotte Douglas IAP USA 39,043,708 43,072,586
24. Las Vegas [LAS], McCarran IAP USA 40,560,285 41,728,726
25. Incheon (Seoul) [ICN], Incheon IAP S.Korea .. 41,410,429
source: Airports Council International.
note: (1) total passengers for the 12 month period ending October 2013.
note: total passengers = enplaned and deplaned, passengers in transit counted once.
note: IAP = International Airport.