Edinburgh Airport

Edinburgh Airport is Scotland’s busiest airport, welcoming more than 14.7 million people through our doors in 2019. We’re also the 6th busiest airport in the UK.

As the place Where Scotland Meets The World, we fly to more than 150 destinations and work with 40 airlines to welcome people to Scotland and take Scotland to the world.

Directly employing around 750 staff with a further 7000 across the campus, Edinburgh Airport is owned by Global Infrastructure Partners (GIP), a leading global, independent infrastructure investor.

Facts and figures

Want to know a bit more about Edinburgh Airport? Here you’ll find some quick facts and figures about Scotland’s busiest airport.

Passenger and aircraft statistics


Busiest airport

Edinburgh Airport is Scotland’s busiest and UK’s 6th busiest airport


Passengers per year

Passengers per year: 14.7m in 2019 (+3.1% on 2018)



37 airlines flying 221 routes to 158 destinations


Aircraft movements

131k aircraft movements in 2019 (+1.4% on 2018)



Number of runways


Runway length


Number of terminals

Gender Pay Gap Reports

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Airport handling agents

Menzies Aviation

+44 (0) 208 750 6000



+44 (0) 131 344 3864


Worldwide Flight Services

+44 (0) 131 348 4121


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