68.4 million travellers flew via Schiphol
Last year 68.4 million travellers flew from, to or via Schiphol, representing a rise of 7.7% relative to 2016. There were a total of 496,747 air transport movements at Schiphol in 2017, an increase of 3.7% compared to 2016. The airport's cargo volume grew by 5.4% to 1.75 million tonnes. Last year Schiphol offered 326 destinations, four more destinations relative to 2016.
Eindhoven Airport also saw its passenger volume rise to 5.7 million (up 19.4%), whilst Rotterdam The Hague Airport registered a 5,3% rise in passenger numbers in 2017, to 1.7 million.
These are the preliminary traffic and transport figures of Royal Schiphol Group. The definitive figures will be disclosed upon publication of the financial statements on 16th February 2018.