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Facts and Figures

Welcome to our Facts and Figures page. Here you can learn more about the Airport and discover interesting facts such as how many passengers we facilitiate and what our most popular destination is

Operating Hours

  • 24 hours a day, 364 days a year (Closed Christmas Day)

Airlines and aircraft movements

  • 41 scheduled airlines
  • Aircraft movements: Up to 740 per day
  • Destinations: Over 180 destinations
  • Flying to 42 countries on four continents

 

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Passenger Statistics

  • Passengers per year: 27.9 million in 2016
     

Facilities

  • Number of Runways: 2
  • Runway Length: r/w 10/28: 2.637m; r/w 16/34: 2.072m
  • Number of Terminals: 2
  • Terminal 1 - Opened 1972
  • Terminal 2 Opened November 2010 
  • Car parking spaces: 15,500 long-term and 3,100 short-term

Top 10 destinations

  1. London
  2. Amsterdam
  3. Manchester
  4. New York
  5. Birmingham
  6. Paris
  7. Edinburgh
  8. Frankfurt
  9. Barcelona
  10. Malaga

 

 

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Departures Feeds in T2

Most popular international destination 

  • London

Most popular country 

  • UK

Most popular long-haul destination 

  • New York

Year that Dublin Airport opened 

  • 1940

Owned and managed

  • daa plc.

2015 Statistics

  • Dublin Airport handled 27.9 million passengers in 2016, which was a 11% increase in passengers over 2015.
  • In 2017 14 new services were launched from Dublin.
  • Dublin served 180 routes with 41 airlines for the year.

 

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