Zurich Airport Key Figures - September 2011
Traffic Figures: 2,225,584 passengers were handled at Zurich Airport during September 2011, a gain of 4.0% versus September 2010. The year to date passenger growth stands at +7.7%.
O&D or local passengers (originating or departing from Zurich) increased by 4.4% to 1,483,681 compared to previous September (YTD +8.7%). Transfer passengers are up by 3.4% to 734,642 in September (YTD +5.8%). The transfer rate which was at 33.3% last September is currently at 33.1% (YTD 33.9%).
The current low cost passenger market share is at 11.9% (YTD 11.3%), showing an increase in passenger figures of 3.6% (YTD +11.3%) versus previous year.
Air Traffic Movements (ATMs) increased by 1.6% to 24,567 in September versus previous year (YTD +5.0%). The increase divides into a gain of 3.2% for airlines (YTD +5.6%) and a loss of 6.4% for general aviation and others (YTD +2.1%).
The average Passenger per Movement figure (airline passengers only) currently is at 106.7 (105.9 previous year) or 102.3 YTD (100.3 previous year). The average seat load factor saw a decrease of 0.2 percentage points to 76.5% (YTD 73.1%).
Total turnover (net sales to consumers) during September was CHF 40.7m (-1.0% versus previous year). Turnover per departing passenger in September was CHF 36.6, which is 4.9 percent lower than last year. Year to date September, total turnover saw a decrease of 0.6% to CHF 354.9m and turnover per departing passenger decreased by 7.7% to CHF 38.5.