Fifth year of strong growth in traffic at Bordeaux
With more than 4.6 million passengers in 2013, Bordeaux Airport has seen an increase of 200,000 new passengers in just one year. The 4.4% rise in passenger traffic is the highest recorded among French regional airports.
A look back on a record-breaking year…
Record for annual traffic: 4,624,813 passengers
Record for national traffic: 2,794,092 passengers
Record for international traffic: 1,780,265 passengers
Record for annual low cost traffic: 1,582,445 passengers
Record for passenger traffic in one month: 470,062 passengers in July
Record for direct scheduled destinations in summer: 58 destinations
Record for scheduled low cost destinations in summer: 38 destinations
In 2013 Bordeaux Airport increased the number of direct destinations with good growth from Volotea (+137%, 183,000 passengers) and easyJet (+17.6%, 928,000 passengers), two big contributors to this success.