In April, 2'537'301 million passengers passed through Zurich Airport, corresponding to an increase of 15.2% compared to last year’s same period.
Local passengers increased by 13.3% to 1'851'095 in April 2017. The transfer rate is at 26.9% in the month under review (+ 1.2 percentage points vs. previous year). Transfer passengers rose by 20.6%. to 681'882.
Compared to previous year’s same period, air traffic movements increased to 22'354 (+3.3% vs. previous year). The average passenger per movement figure increased to 128.5 (+11.3% vs. previous year). The average seat load factor is at 80.0% (+4.7 percentage points vs. previous year).
In April 2017, a total of 38'097 tons of freight were transported at Zurich Airport. This corresponds to an increase in freight volume of 7.9% compared to last year’s same period.