Zurich Kloten Airport had 2023 passengers in July 2.915.279. This was 16 percent above the same month last year, but seven percent below the volume that was reported in July 2019.
The number of local passengers in July 2023 was 2.121.942. The proportion of transfer passengers was 27 percent, which corresponds to 787.370 passengers. On July 30, 107.969 passengers traveled through Zurich Airport, which is the highest number of passengers per day since the outbreak of the corona pandemic.
The number of flight movements rose by 10 percent compared to the same month last year to 23.748 take-offs or landings. The monthly comparison shows that flight movements are 92 percent of the 2019 level. At 142 passengers, the average number of passengers per flight was 1 percent higher than in the previous year. Seat occupancy fell by 1 percentage point to 84 percent in the month under review compared to the same month last year.
A total of 30.121 tonnes of freight were handled at Zurich Airport in July. This corresponds to a decrease of 16 percent compared to the same month last year. Compared to July 2019, 20 percent less freight was handled.