The number of passengers travelling from/to and via Amsterdam Airport Schiphol increased by + 2.6% to 51 million passengers. Never before the magic number of 50 million was exceeded at Schiphol.
The passenger increase is composed by an increase in Origin & Destination (O&D) passengers (+ 2.1%) and an increase in transfer passengers (+ 3.4%).
The busiest day of the year was recorded on 20 July with almost 178 thousand passengers (excl. transit direct), 0.3% less than the busiest day the year before.