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.
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.