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The World's Best Airports in 2014

WORLD AIRPORT AWARDS - results 2014
The detailed results for the 2014 World Airport Awards are all listed on this page. The Top 100 Airport Rating for 2014 and other year results can be accessed through the main menu links.
The World's Top 10 Airports 2014
1 Singapore Changi Airport
2 Incheon International Airport
3 Munich Airport
4 Hong Kong Intl Airport
5 Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
6 Tokyo Haneda Airport
7 Beijing Capital Airport
8 Zurich Airport
9 Vancouver Airport
10 London Heathrow Airport
Best Airports : 50 million pax+ per year
1 Singapore Changi Airport
2 Hong Kong Airport
3 Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
4 Tokyo Haneda Airport
5 Beijing Capital Airport
6 London Heathrow Airport
7 Frankfurt Airport
8 Dubai International Airport
9 Denver International Airport
10 Istanbul Atatürk Airport
Best Airports : 40-50 million pax per year
1 Incheon International Airport
2 Kuala Lumpur Int'l Airport
3 San Francisco Int'l Airport
4 Shanghai Pudong Int'l Airport
5 Charlotte/Douglas Int'l Airport
6 Las Vegas McCarran Int'l Airport
7 Phoenix Sky Harbor Int'l Airport
8 Miami International Airport
Best Airports : 30-40 million pax per year
1 Munich Airport
2 Shanghai Hongqiao Airport
3 Narita International Airport
4 Taiwan Taoyuan Int'l Airport
5 Sydney Airport
6 London Gatwick Airport
7 Barcelona El Prat Airport
8 Madrid-Barajas Airport
9 Toronto Pearson Int'l Airport
10 Seattle-Tacoma Airport
Best Airports : 20-30 million pax per year
1 Zurich Airport
2 Copenhagen Airport
3 Brisbane Airport
4 Melbourne Airport
5 Dusseldorf Airport
6 Vienna International Airport
7 Oslo Airport
8 Stockholm Arlanda Airport
9 Doha International Airport
10 Manchester Airport
Best Airports : 10-20 million pax per year
1 Vancouver International Airport
2 Auckland Airport
3 Central Japan Int'l Airport
4 Kansai International Airport
5 Helsinki-Vantaa Airport
6 Abu Dhabi Airport
7 Johannesburg OR Tambo
8 Gimpo International
9 Haikou Meilan Airport
10 Lima Jorge Chavez Airport
Best Airports : 5-10 million pax per year
1 Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky
2 Cologne Bonn Airport
3 Cape Town Airport
4 Bahrain Airport
5 Gold Coast Airport
6 Porto Airport
7 Hyderabad Airport
8 Muscat International Airport
9 Budapest Airport
10 Christchurch Airport
Best Airports : under 5 million pax per year
1 London City Airport
2 Durban King Shaka Airport
3 Halifax Stanfield Airport
4 Guayaquil Airport
5 Billund Airport
6 Adelaide Airport
7 Keflavik Airport
8 Malta Airport
9 Luxembourg Airport
10 Mauritius Airport
Best Premium Service Airports
1 QR - Doha Intl Airport
2 EY - Abu Dhabi Intl Airport
3 TG - Bangkok Suvarnabhumi
4 LH - Frankfurt Airport
5 EK - Dubai Intl Airport
6 LH - Munich Airport
BEST AIRPORT CATEGORY WINNERS
Best Domestic Airports
1 Tokyo Intl Airport Haneda
2 Shanghai Hongqiao Airport
3 Durban Airport
4 Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky
5 Denver International Airport
6 Cape Town Airport
7 Haikou Meilan Airport
8 San Francisco Airport
9 Sydney Airport
10 Johannesburg Int'l Airport
Most Improved Airports
1 Shenzhen Bao'an Airport
2 Xi'an Xianyang Airport
3 Chengdu Airport
4 Jakarta Airport
5 Budapest Airport
6 London Gatwick Airport
7 Guangzhou Baiyun Airport
8 Dubai Airport
9 Riyadh King Khalid Airport
10 Madrid-Barajas Airport
Best Airport Terminal
1 Heathrow Airport - T5
2 Singapore Changi Airport - T3
3 Haneda Airport Int'l Terminal
4 Shanghai Hongqiao Airport - T2
5 Munich Airport - T2
6 Madrid Barajas Airport - T4
7 Chengdu Shuangliu Airport - T2
8 Beijing Capital Airport - T3
9 Los Angeles Tom Bradley Int'l
10 Dubai Airport - T3
Best Airport Shopping
1 Heathrow Airport
2 Singapore Changi Airport
3 Hong Kong Airport
4 Dubai International Airport
5 Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
6 Tokyo Intl Airport Haneda
7 Incheon International Airport
8 Munich Airport
9 Paris CDG Airport
10 Narita International Airport
Best Airport VIP Terminal
1 Sanya Phoenix Int'l Airport
2 Munich Airport
3 Haikou Meilan Int'l Airport
4 Dubai International Airport
5 Abu Dhabi International Airport
6 Beijing Capital Int'l Airport
7 Guangzhou Baiyun Airport
8 Chengdu Shuangliu Airport
9 Changsha Huanghua Airport
10 Chongqing Jiangbei Airport
Best Low-Cost Airline Airports
1 London Stansted Airport
2 Berlin Schönefeld Airport
3 Luton Airport
4 Brussels South Charleroi Airport
5 Kuala Lumpur LCCT
6 Frankfurt-Hahn Airport
7 East Midlands Airport
8 Milan Bergamo Airport
9 Lubeck Airport
10 Catania-Fontanarossa Airport
Best Airport Security
1 Copenhagen Airport
2 Tokyo Intl Airport Haneda
3 Incheon International Airport
4 Kansai International Airport
5 Narita International Airport
6 Shanghai Hongqiao Int'l Airport
7 Singapore Changi Airport
8 Central Japan Int'l Airport
9 Zurich Airport
10 Taiwan Taoyuan Airport
Best Airport Immigration
1 Incheon International Airport
2 Singapore Changi Airport
3 Taiwan Taoyuan Int'l Airport
4 Tokyo International Airport Haneda
5 Central Japan Int'l Airport
6 Gimpo International Airport
7 Hong Kong International Airport
8 Kansai International Airport
9 Helsinki-Vantaa Airport
10 Zurich Airport
Best Int'l Transit Airport
1 Incheon International Airport
2 Singapore Changi Airport
3 Narita International Airport
4 Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
5 Hong Kong International Airport
6 Munich Airport
7 Zurich Airport
8 Copenhagen Airport
9 Taiwan Taoyuan Int'l Airport
10 Dubai International Airport
World's Cleanest Airports
1 Tokyo International Airport Haneda
2 Incheon International Airport
3 Singapore Changi Airport
4 Narita International Airport
5 Hong Kong International Airport
6 Shanghai Hongqiao Int'l Airport
7 Kansai International Airport
8 Central Japan International Airport
9 Gimpo International Airport
10 Helsinki-Vantaa Airport
Best Airport Leisure Amenities
1 Singapore Changi Airport
2 Munich Airport
3 Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
4 Incheon International Airport
5 Hong Kong International Airport
6 Tokyo International Airport Haneda
7 Narita International Airport
8 Copenhagen Airport
9 Bangkok Suvarnabhumi Airport
10 Frankfurt Airport
Best Airport Dining
1 Hong Kong International Airport
2 Munich Airport
3 Tokyo International Airport Haneda
4 London Heathrow Airport
5 Singapore Changi Airport
6 Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
7 Narita International Airport
8 Zurich Airport
9 Copenhagen Airport
10 Helsinki-Vantaa Airport
Best Airport Baggage Delivery
1 Hong Kong International Airport
2 Incheon International Airport
3 Singapore Changi Airport
4 Tokyo International Airport Haneda
5 Zurich Airport
6 Shanghai Hongqiao Int'l Airport
7 Narita International Airport
8 Helsinki-Vantaa Airport
9 Taiwan Taoyuan Int'l Airport
10 Munich Airport
BEST AIRPORTS BY GLOBAL REGION
Best Airports in Africa
1 Johannesburg OR Tambo
2 Cape Town Intl Airport
3 Durban King Shaka Int'l Airport
4 Mauritius Intl Airport
5 Cairo Intl Airport
6 East London Airport
7 Port Elizabeth Airport
8 Bloemfontein Airport
9 Addis Ababa Airport
10 Marrakech Airport
Best Airports in Asia
1 Singapore Changi Airport
2 Incheon Intl Airport
3 Hong Kong Intl Airport
4 Tokyo Intl Airport Haneda
5 Beijing Capital Int'l Airport
6 Central Japan Int'l Airport
7 Kansai Intl Airport
8 Shanghai Hongqiao Int'l Airport
9 Narita Intl Airport
10 Taiwan Taoyuan Int'l Airport
Best Airports in Australia / Pacific
1 Auckland International Airport
2 Sydney Airport
3 Brisbane Airport
4 Melbourne Airport
5 Gold Coast Airport
6 Adelaide Airport
7 Christchurch Int'l Airport
8 Perth Airport
9 Honolulu Airport
10 Wellington Int'l Airport
Best International Airports in China
1 Beijing Capital Airport
2 Shanghai Hongqiao Airport
3 Haikou Meilan Airport
4 Guangzhou Baiyun Airport
5 Shanghai Pudong Airport
6 Sanya Phoenix Airport
7 Shenzhen Bao'an Airport
8 Chengdu Shuangliu Airport
9 Xiamen Gaoqi Airport
10 Hangzhou Xiaoshan Airport
Best Domestic Airports in China
1 Shanghai Hongqiao Airport
2 Haikou Meilan Airport
3 Chengdu Shuangliu Airport
4 Xi'an Xianyang Airport
5 Beijing Capital Airport
6 Guangzhou Baiyun Airport
7 Shenzhen Bao'an Airport
8 Shanghai Pudong Airport
9 Tianjin Binhai Airport
10 Sanya Phoenix Airport
Best Airports in Indian Ocean region
1 Mauritius Airport
2 Male Airport
3 Seychelles Airport
4 La Réunion Roland Garros Airport
Best Airports in Europe
1 Munich Airport
2 Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
3 Zurich Airport
4 London Heathrow Airport
5 Frankfurt Airport
6 Copenhagen Airport
7 Helsinki-Vantaa Airport
8 Cologne / Bonn Airport
9 London City Airport
10 London Gatwick Airport
Best Airports in India
1 Delhi Int'l Airport
2 Hyderabad Airport
3 Bengaluru Int'l Airport
4 Colombo Airport
5 Mumbai Airport
6 Chennai Airport
7 Amritsar Airport
8 Goa Airport
9 Kolkata Airport
10 Ahmedabad Airport
Best Airports in Russia / CIS
1 Moscow Domodedovo
2 Moscow Sheremetyevo
3 Kazan International Airport
4 Moscow Vnukovo Airport
5 Astana Airport
6 Almaty Airport
7 Minsk National Airport
8 Baku Airport
9 Tashkent Airport
10 Chișinău Airport
Best Airports in Middle East
1 Abu Dhabi Airport
2 Dubai Airport
3 Bahrain Airport
4 Muscat Airport
5 Doha Airport
6 Tel Aviv Airport
7 Riyadh King Khalid Airport
8 Kuwait Airport
9 Beirut Airport
10 Amman Queen Alia Airport
Best Airports in C America/Caribbean
1 Panama Tocumen Airport
2 San Jose  Airport
3 El Salvador Airport
4 Bridgetown Grantley Adams
5 Kingston Norman Manley
6 Port of Spain Piarco Airport
7 Bermuda LF Wade Airport
8 Managua Augusto C Sandino
9 San Juan Airport
10 San Pedro Sula La Mesa Airport
Best Airports in North America
1 Vancouver Airport
2 Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky
3 Denver Airport
4 San Francisco Airport
5 Toronto Pearson
6 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta
7 Halifax Stanfield
8 Seattle-Tacoma
9 Dallas/Fort Worth
10 New York JFK Airport
Best Airports in South America
1 Lima Jorge Chavez Airport
2 Guayaquil Airport
3 Santiago Airport
4 São Paulo-Guarulhos Airport
5 Rio de Janeiro-Galeão Airport
6 Buenos Aires Pistarini Airport
7 Recife Guararapes Airport
8 Caracas Airport
9 Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
10 Congonhas/São Paulo
Best Airports in Central Europe
1 Munich Airport
2 Zurich Airport
3 Frankfurt Airport
4 Cologne / Bonn Airport
5 Dusseldorf Airport
6 Hamburg Airport
7 Vienna International Airport
8 Prague Václav Havel Airport
9 Luxembourg Findel Airport
10 Warsaw Chopin Airport
Best Airports in Western Europe
1 Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
2 London Heathrow
3 London City
4 London Gatwick
5 London Stansted
6 Brussels Airport
7 Manchester Airport
8 Birmingham Airport
9 Dublin Airport
10 Paris CDG Airport
Best Airports in Eastern Europe
1 Budapest Airport
2 Kiev Boryspil Int'l Airport
3 Tallinn Airport
4 Riga Airport
5 Bratislava Airport
6 Belgrade Airport
7 Tbilisi Airport
8 Sofia Airport
9 Varna Airport
10 Burgas Airport
Best Airports in Southern Europe
1 Barcelona El Prat Airport
2 Istanbul Atatürk Airport
3 Madrid-Barajas Airport
4 Athens International Airport
5 Lisbon Portela Airport
6 Porto Airport
7 Nice Côte d'Azur Airport
8 Malta Airport
9 Marseille Provence Airport
10 Palma de Mallorca Airport
Best Airports in Northern Europe
1 Copenhagen Airport
2 Helsinki-Vantaa Airport
3 Oslo Airport
4 Billund Airport
5 Stockholm Arlanda
6 Keflavik Airport
7 Göteborg Airport
BEST REGIONAL AIRPORTS
Best Regional Airports in Africa
1 Durban Airport
2 East London Airport
3 Port Elizabeth Airport
4 Bloemfontein Airport
5 Tunis–Carthage Airport
6 Sharm el-Sheikh Airport
7 Kigali International Airport
8 Algiers Airport
9 Douala Airport
10 Hurghada Airport
Best Regional Airports in Asia
1 Central Japan Intl Airport
2 Gimpo International Airport
3 Haikou Meilan Intl Airport
4 Hyderabad Airport
5 Bengaluru International Airport
6 Sanya Phoenix Intl Airport
7 Shenzhen Bao'an Airport
8 Chengdu Shuangliu Airport
9 Fukuoka Airport
10 Macau International Airport
Best Regional Airports in China
1 Haikou Meilan Intl Airport
2 Sanya Phoenix Intl Airport
3 Shenzhen Bao'an Airport
4 Chengdu Shuangliu Airport
5 Xiamen Gaoqi Airport
6 Hangzhou Xiaoshan Airport
7 Wuhan Tianhe Airport
8 Kunming Changshui Airport
9 Ürümqi Diwopu Airport
   
Best Regional Airports in Europe
1 Cologne / Bonn Airport
2 London City Airport
3 Dusseldorf Airport
4 Hamburg Airport
5 Billund Airport
6 Porto Airport
7 Budapest Airport
8 Manchester Airport
9 Birmingham Airport
10 Luxembourg Airport
Best Regional Airports in Russia / CIS
1 Kazan International Airport
2 Astana Airport
3 Almaty International Airport
4 Minsk National Airport
5 Baku Airport
6 Tashkent Airport
7 Chișinău Airport
8 Yerevan Zvartnots Airport
9 Yekateringburg Koltsovo Airport
10 Atyrau Airport
Best Regional Airports in North America
1 Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky
2 Denver Airport
3 Halifax Stanfield
4 Seattle-Tacoma Airport
5 Minneapolis-Saint Paul
6 Detroit Metropolitan
7 Raleigh-Durham Airport
8 Charlotte/Douglas Airport
9 Philadelphia Airport
10 Pittsburgh Airport
Best Regional Airports in South America
1 Guayaquil Airport
2 Recife Airport
3 Buenos Aires Jorge Newbery
4 Congonhas/São Paulo
5 Brasília Airport
6 Rio de Janeiro S Dumont
7 Cordoba Airport
8 La Paz / El Alto Airport
9 Belo Horizonte Airport
   
BEST AIRPORT STAFF
Best Airport Staff in Africa
1 Cape Town Airport
2 Johannesburg OR Tambo
3 Durban King Shaka Airport
4 Port Elizabeth Airport
5 East London Airport
6 Mauritius Airport
7 Tunis–Carthage Airport
8 Bloemfontein Airport
9 Addis Ababa Airport
10 La Réunion Roland Garros Airport
Best Airport Staff in Asia
1 Kansai International Airport
2 Tokyo Intl Airport Haneda
3 Incheon International Airport
4 Central Japan Int'l Airport
5 Singapore Changi Airport
6 Taiwan Taoyuan Int'l Airport
7 Hong Kong International Airport
8 Kuala Lumpur Airport
9 Shanghai Hongqiao Int'l Airport
10 Narita International Airport
Best Airport Staff in Australia/Pacific
1 Auckland Airport
2 Perth Airport
3 Brisbane Airport
4 Christchurch Intl Airport
5 Gold Coast Airport
6 Sydney Airport
7 Adelaide Airport
8 Melbourne Airport
9 Honolulu Airport
10 Wellington Airport
Best Airport Staff in Europe
1 Munich Airport
2 Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
3 Copenhagen Airport
4 Zurich Airport
5 Vienna International Airport
6 Helsinki-Vantaa Airport
7 Dusseldorf Airport
8 Keflavik Airport
9 Cologne / Bonn Airport
10 Oslo Airport
Best Airport Staff in Middle East
1 Abu Dhabi Airport
2 Bahrain Airport
3 Muscat Airport
4 Dubai Airport
5 Tel Aviv  Airport
6 Doha Airport
7 Beirut Airport
8 Riyadh King Khalid Airport
9 Kuwait Airport
10 Amman Queen Alia Airport
Best Airport Staff in South America
1 Lima Jorge Chavez Int'l Airport
2 Guayaquil Airport
3 Caracas Simón Bolívar Airport
4 Santiago Airport
5 Buenos Aires M Pistarini Airport
6 Recife Guararapes Airport
7 Congonhas/São Paulo Airport
8 Bogota El Dorado Airport
9 Rio de Janeiro-Galeão Airport
10 Mendoza Airport
Best Airport Staff in Central America
1 Panama Tocumen Airport
2 Port of Spain Airport
3 San Jose JAirport
4 Bermuda LF Wade Airport
5 Kingston Norman Manley
6 El Salvador Airport
7 Montego Bay Sangster Airport
8 Guatemala La Aurora Airport
9 Bridgetown Grantley Adams Airport
10 Punta Cana Airport
Best Airport Staff in North America
1 Denver Airport
2 Vancouver Airport
3 Seattle-Tacoma Airport
4 Toronto Pearson Airport
5 San Francisco Airport
6 Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky
7 Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta
8 Newark International Airport
9 Boston Logan Airport
10 Dallas/Fort Worth Airport
BEST AIRPORT HOTELS
World's Best Airport Hotels
1 Regal Airport Hong Kong
2 Langham Place Beijing
3 Oryx Rotana Doha
4 Crowne Plaza Singapore
5 Hilton Frankfurt Airport
6 Kempinski Munich Airport
7 Sofitel London Heathrow
8 Hyatt Regency Incheon
9 Hilton Beijing Capital Airport
10 Sheraton Frankfurt Airport
Best Airport Hotels in Africa
1 InterContinental OR Tambo
2 Garden Court OR Tambo
3 Novotel Cairo Airport
4 Hotel Verde Cape Town
5 Radisson Blu Addis Ababa
Best Airport Hotels in Asia
1 Regal Airport Hong Kong
2 Langham Place Beijing
3 Crowne Plaza Singapore
4 Hyatt Regency Incheon
5 Novotel Citygate Hong Kong
Best Airport Hotels in Australia/Pacific
1 Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport
2 PARKROYAL Melbourne Airport
3 Holiday Inn Melbourne Airport
4 Novotel Brisbane Airport
5 Novotel Auckland Airport
Best Airport Hotels in China
1 Langham Place Beijing Airport
2 Hilton Beijing Capital Airport
3 Pullman Guangzhou Airport
4 Shanghai Hongqiao Airport Hotel
5 Crowne Plaza Guangzhou Airport
Best Airport Hotels in Europe
1 Hilton Frankfurt Airport
2 Kempinski Munich Airport
3 Sofitel London Heathrow
4 Sheraton Frankfurt Airport
5 Sheraton Brussels Airport
Best Airport Hotels in the Middle East
1 Oryx Rotana Doha
2 Mövenpick Hotel Bahrain
3 Dubai International Hotel
4 Yas Viceroy Abu Dhabi Hotel
5 Amman Airport Hotel
Best Airport Hotels in North America
1 Fairmont Vancouver Airport‎
2 Grand Hyatt DFW
3 Hilton Atlanta Airport
4 Hilton Boston Logan Airport
5 Holiday Inn Newark Airport
Best Airport Hotels in the South America
1 Marriott Sao Paulo Airport
2 Costa Del Sol Ramada Lima Airport
3 Hotel Atlântico Business Centro
4 Base Concept Hotel
5 Golden Tulip Recife Palace
Award winning airports

Previous World Airport Awards winners include King Shaka International Airport, Abu Dhabi International Airport, Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Auckland International Airport, Bangalore International Airport, Barcelona Airport, Beijing Capital International Airport, Cape Town International Airport, Central Japan International Airport, Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky International Airport, Copenhagen Airport, Doha International Airport, Dubai International Airport, Düsseldorf International Airport, Gold Coast Airport, Guayaquil Airport, Haikou Meilan International Airport, Hamburg Airport, Hong Kong International Airport, Hotel Sofitel London Heathrow, Incheon International Airport, InterContinental Johannesburg OR Tambo Airport, Jorge Chávez International Airport, Kuala Lumpur International Airport, London Heathrow Airport, London Stansted Airport, Moscow Domodedovo Airport, Munich Airport, OR Tambo International Airport, Panama Tocumen Airport, Regal Airport Hotel, Sao Paulo Airport Marriott Hotel, Shanghai Hongqiao International Airport, Singapore Changi Airport, Stamford Plaza Sydney Airport Hotel, Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport, The Fairmont Vancouver Airport, Vancouver International Airport, Zurich Airport.

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