Traffic Figures

Overall Passenger Traffic

In 2013, over 1.4 million passengers passed through the airport, an increase on 2012.

Terminal traffic, i.e. passengers who began or ended their journey at Shannon, increased by 3% on 2012 to almost 1.3 million.

Passenger Traffic Breakdown



Transatlantic traffic increased by 18% to just under 340,000 passengers as carriers increased capacity and the addition of new routes to Chicago and Philadelphia.

European traffic also increased by 7% to over 251,000 passengers. UK traffic declined by 5% to just under 700,000.

2013 Passenger Traffic Breakdown



Five Year Summary of Passenger Traffic Figures

This table shows the breakdown of passenger numbers across all market segments for the last 5 years.

  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Transatlantic 442,147 349,381 319,856  287,923 339,236
Great Britain 1,062,915 761,789 752,903 735,967
697,104
Europe 889,815 324,421  270,463 236,699
 251,813
Domestic 52,448 25,064  1,649 1,393
 10,389
Transit 347,238 295,230  280,582 132,799
 101,490
Total 2,794,563
1,755,885  1,625453 1,394,781
 1,400,032