Key traffic figures Zurich Airport May, 2017
In May, 2'500'749 million passengers passed through Zurich Airport, corresponding to an increase of 3.8% compared to last year’s same period.
Local passengers decreased by 1.2% to 1'800'951 in May 2017. The transfer rate is at 27.8% in the month under review (+ 3.7 percentage points vs. previous year). Transfer passengers rose by 19.7%. to 694'938.
Compared to previous year’s same period, air traffic movements increased to 24'012 (+1.4% vs. previous year). The average passenger per movement figure increased to 120.0 (+2.7% vs. previous year). The average seat load factor is at 74.9% (-0.1 percentage points vs. previous year).
In May 2017, a total of 39'012 tons of freight were transported at Zurich Airport. This corresponds to an increase in freight volume of 14.0% compared to last year’s same period.