Airport Fast Facts

Air service in and out of Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) is exceptional. CLT ranks fifth nationwide based on operations and is the ninth-largest airport in the nation based on passenger totals. It is also the 27th-busiest airport worldwide based on passenger totals and sixth worldwide for total operations.

Charlotte Douglas International Airport was awarded the prestigious Eagle Award by International Air Transport Association (IATA) for best airport in the world in 2010.

Rankings 2016:

  • Fifth busiest in North America by total aircraft movements
  • Sixth busiest in the world by total aircraft movements
  • Ninth busiest in North America by total passengers
  • 27th busiest worldwide by total passengers
  • 33rd busiest in North America by cargo
  • Major Airlines: 9
  • Number of daily flights: 677 (February 2016)
  • Nonstop service to 150 destinations, including 33 international destinations.

Interactive map with daily flights from Charlotte

Total cargo handled in 2015: 135,086 tons

To view updated CLT passenger and cargo data, visit this page and click on the Charlotte Douglas Airport Activity tab.

Daily flights (PDF)

Visit CLT's website for the most up-to-date information.