Key figures

We bring you a handful of key figures to demonstrate how Bordeaux Airport is going from strength to strength.

Strong, steady growth

Growth of 13.3% in 2019 for 7.7 million passengers, 163 direct routes and 34 airlines present on the platform: Bordeaux Airport has continued to show outstanding growth since 2009.

Focus on 2019 traffic

At this turning point as the new face of Bordeaux airport takes shape, 2019 saw a total of 7.7 million passengers, of whom 60% on international flights. Growth reached 13.3% for a controlled increase in aircraft movements of 6%.

2019 was a decisive year for the airport, with the approval of a huge €169 million investment scheme. Some projects have already been launched, such as the building of a new international pier with the HQE (High Environmental Quality standard) label and car park renovation as the first step towards improving airport accessibility. The new strategic plan for 2023 gives priority to environmentally responsible development initiatives reconciling the airport growth that is essential to socio-economic development in the New Aquitaine Region with sustainable development and respect for both the environment and people. In light of these goals, the airport has developed an ever-wider network of airlines (113 destinations) with an international focus.

annual traffic

10 years of consecutive growth

Croissance du réseau de destinations
Growth of the destination network
With 38 destinations in 2009 departing from Bordeaux, the airport's network grew by +197%, with 113 destinations in 2019.
Trafic international
The prevalence of international traffic
Traffic at Bordeaux Airport is developing strongly internationally with more than 3 million additional passengers in 10 years, i.e. 4,606,014 passengers in 2019.
Passagers 2019
7.7 million passengers in 2019
Bordeaux Airport has passed the symbolic milestone of 7 million passengers in 2019 and will post a 132% increase in passenger numbers in 2019.

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