Passenger traffic at the Athens International Airport jumps in August 2022
Passenger traffic at the Athens International Airport "El. Venizelos" airport reached 2.85 million passengers in August, slightly more than in July and -6.1% compared to August 2019.
According to data unveiled, foreign passengers that used the airport reached 1.94 million passengers and -8.5% compared to August 2019.
Also, the movement of domestic passengers has practically "equalized" the percentages of 2019 as with 909 thousand passengers it was only -0.6% compared to the corresponding percentage of 2019.
In the eight months period ended in August Athens airport managed to attract 14.66 million passengers, a performance reduced by 15.1% compared to the first half of 2019. Domestic passengers showed a better percentage performance (4.84 million and -8.8 %) compared to foreign passengers (9.82 million and -17.9%).