Key figures

Statistics give an indication of how this long-standing major airport enjoys an increasingly dynamic presence today.

Bordeaux Airport: a vital economic force

  • €6 billion for the regional economy
  • €130 million in investments planned up to 2023, over 50% of which is self-financed by Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport SA
  • More than 7,600 jobs created in the airport, 200 of them at Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport SA
  • 94 entities (businesses, shops, industrial operators, public organisations)

A comprehensive approach to the environment

  • 100% of electricity used comes from renewable sources.
  • Nearly 75% of waste is converted into energy.
  • More than 90% of drinking water is from the airport’s own sources.
  • Nearly 700 homes have been soundproofed by Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport SA, with financial assistance from airlines.
     

A rapidly developing major infrastructure base

Airport infrastructures
  • 850 hectares of airport grounds.
  • 2 intersecting runways.
  • 3 terminals: Hall A, Hall B, Terminal billi.
  • 39 departure gates.

A fast-growing number of destinations and passengers

Passenger flow bordeaux airport
  • 99 destinations and 132 direct flights.
  • 27 countries accessible on direct flights.
  • 6.8 million passengers.
  • +9,3% annual growth.
  • + 21,2% annual growth in international visitor numbers (3.8 million travellers).
  • 31 airlines.
  • 26,300 tonnes of freight.
  • Passenger numbers have doubled since 2009.

Constantly developing passenger services

passenger lounge services
  • 2 departure lounges (Hall B / Air France, Hall A).
  • 30,000+ passengers with disabilities or reduced mobility assisted yearly.
  • 10 eateries.
  • 9 vehicle rental companies.
  • 11 retail corners.
  • Our services: valet parking, currency exchange, bag wrapping, meeting room hire, WiFi across the site, children’s play area and more.