Traffic Figures

Overall Passenger Traffic 2017

In 2017, over 1.75 million passengers passed through the airport, a slight increase on 2016.

Terminal traffic, i.e. passengers who began or ended their journey at Shannon, decreased by 4% on 2016 to over 1.5 million.

Passenger Traffic Breakdown



Transatlantic traffic increased by 1% to just over 400,000 passengers.

European traffic decreased by 7% to just over 460,000 passengers and UK traffic decreased by 4% to just under  730,000.

2017 Passenger Traffic Breakdown



Three Year Summary of Passenger Traffic Figures

This table shows the breakdown of passenger numbers across all market segments for the last 3 years.

  2015 2016 2017
Transatlantic 381,150
397,353
400,359
Great Britain 711,810 758,371 727,491
Europe 524,410 497,808 461,423
Domestic 5,075 4,729 6,653
Transit 92,427
90,674 155,574
Total  1,714,872 1,748,935  1,751,500