Edinburgh Airport is Scotland’s busiest airport. More than 40 airlines serve 130-plus destinations and 13.4 million passengers passed through the airport in 2017 – the busiest year ever for a Scottish airport.
April 2018 was the airport’s busiest month ever with over 1.2 million passengers travelling through its terminal.
It is the sixth largest in the UK, in terms of passenger numbers, and employs over 5000 people, contributing hundreds of millions of pounds to Scotland’s economy.
Edinburgh Airport was named best in Britain, and top three in Europe, for passenger satisfaction, at the Airport Service Quality (ASQ) Awards for 2012 and ‘Best European Airport (5-10m passengers)’ at the ACI EUROPE Best Airport Awards for 2011, 2012 and 2013. It has also won Scottish Airport of the Year at the Scottish Transport Awards in 2013 and 2014.