Published: 30 July 2020

Number of passengers at Finnish airports decreased by 96 per cent in June 2020

Altogether 100,712 passengers flew through Finnish airports in June 2020, which was 96 per cent lower than one year before. However, the number of passengers more than doubled compared with the number of passengers in May 2020. There were 82,054 passengers at Helsinki Airport and a total of 18,658 passengers at other domestic airports in June 2020. Helsinki Airport accounted for 81 per cent of all passengers at domestic airports.

In June 2020 the number of passengers at Helsinki Airport decreased by 96 per cent and the combined number of passengers at other Finnish airports went down by 94 per cent compared to June 2019.

Sixty-eight per cent of the passengers were from international flights and 32 per cent from domestic flights. Of the passengers at Helsinki Airport, 81 per cent were from international flights. Ninety-five per cent of the passengers at Helsinki Airport flew on scheduled flights and five per cent on chartered flights. At the other domestic airports, one per cent of the passengers flew on chartered flights.

Number of passengers at Finnish airports in January to June 2020

Number of passengers at Finnish airports in January to June 2020

In the January to June period of 2020 altogether 5.1 million passengers flew through Finnish airports, which was 61 per cent lower than one year before. Seventy-one per cent of the passengers were from international flights and 29 per cent from domestic flights. There were 4.0 million passengers at Helsinki Airport and a total of 1.1 million passengers at other domestic airports. Helsinki Airport accounted for 79 per cent of all passengers at domestic airports.

In the January to June period of 2020 air freight and mail transports amounted to 70,056 tonnes in total, and 97 per cent of the tonnes were transported through Helsinki Airport. Ninety-nine per cent of the tonnes were transported between Finland and foreign countries. Altogether 38,622 tonnes of the goods were outgoing and 31,434 tonnes were incoming.


Source: Transport and Tourism, Statistics Finland

Inquiries: Sami Lahtinen 029 551 3207, Matti Kokkonen 029 551 3770, sami.lahtinen@stat.fi

Director in charge: Mari Ylä-Jarkko

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Updated 30.07.20020

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