Key traffic figures Zurich Airport July
In July, 3'129’964 passengers passed through Zurich Airport, corresponding to an increase of 4.9% compared to last year. For the first time in the history of the airport, more than three million travellers have chosen the Swiss gateway to the world as their departure, destination or transfer airport in one month.
Local passengers increased by 3.5% to 2'256'706 in July 2018. The transfer rate is at 27.7% in the month under review (+1.0 percentage point vs. previous year) and transfer passengers increased by 8.8% to 866'660.
In July 2018, air traffic movements increased to 25’871 (+3.1% vs. previous year). The average passenger per movement figure increased to 136.9 (+1.0% vs. previous year). The average seat load factor is at 83.5% (+0.7 percentage points vs. previous year).
In July 2018, a total of 41’669 tons of freight were transported at Zurich Airport. This corresponds to a decrease in freight volume of 1.3% compared to last year.