This year we celebrate the sixth annual ranking of the eDreams' Best Airports in the World. This list gathers the 10 best airports with overall standings and categorized best airports. These rankings are based on the reviews and opinions of eDreams customers in 2015 on airports with passenger traffic exceeding 9,000,000 passengers.
This past year, we've got more than 90,000 opinions and we are pleased to announce that the "Best Airport in the World 2016" is Singapore Changi Airport (SIN).
Despite the large number of passengers passing through its terminals, Changi Airport in Singapore is the most popular airport among eDreams customers. Cleanliness, environment and the services it offers have made it earn the first position of our ranking!
Keep reading to find out which airports have made it to our ranking and which have received the worst ratings from our customers.
Singapore Changi Airport (SIN) has made it to the top of the list as the Best Airport of the World this year with a score of 4.36 points. It's also the "Best Airport to go Shopping", "Best Airport for Waiting areas" and ranked fourth place as "Best Airport for dining".
On the other hand, Oslo Airport Gardermoen (OSL) got second place in the ranking this year with a score of 4.24 points. Followed closely by Zurich Airport as third place for Best Airports of the World in 2016 with a score of 4.23 points; climbing from 10th position last year.
In the TOP 10 there is also place for other classics such as the Helsinki-Vantaa Airport (HEL), Munich Airport (MUC) and the Glasgow Airport (GLA), airports still working to maintain a high level of quality.
|1||Singapore Changi Airport (SIN)||Singapore||Singapore||4,36|
|2||Oslo Airport Gardermoen (OSL)||Oslo||Norway||4,24|
|3||Zurich Airport (ZRH)||Zurich||Switzerland||4,23|
|4||Helsinki-Vantaa Airport (HEL)||Helsinki||Finland||4,21|
|5||Munich Airport (MUC)||Munich||Germany||4,19|
|6||Glasgow Airport (GLA)||Glasgow||United Kingdom||4,15|
|7||Copenhagen Airport (CPH)||Copenhagen||Denmark||4,14|
|8||Bangkok International Airport (BKK)||Bangkok||Thailand||4,13|
|9||Heathrow Airport (LHR)||London||United Kingdom||4,11|
|10||Ben Gurion Airport (TLV)||Tel Aviv||Israel||4,10|
Find below the rankings of the following categories "Best Airports in the world to go Shopping", "Best Airports in the world for Dining" and "Best Airports in the world: Waiting areas". Lastly, we will also present to you the airports with worst ratings from our customers in 2015.
|1||Singapore Changi Airport (SIN)||Singapore||Singapore||4,02|
|2||Glasgow Airport (GLA)||Glasgow||United Kingdom||3,96|
|3||Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW)||Dallas||United States||3,94|
|4||Zurich Airport (ZRH)||Zurich||Switzerland||3,93|
|4||Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL)||Atlanta||United States||3,92|
Singapore Changi Airport (SIN) is once again in the top of our ranking of "Best Airports in the world to go Shopping" with a total score of 4.02. It has more than 150 boutiques to qualify to be the world's best airport to buy souvenirs or accessories for your next vacation and to spend your last pennies before going back home. Everything you need can be found at Changi Aiport. If you can't find it here, it's probably because it doesn't exist. Ha!
The airports of Glasgow Airport (GLA) and Dallas / Fort Worth International Airport ( DFW ) are in 2nd and 3rd place with scores of 3.96 and 3.94.
An array of culinary offerings with different varieties to choose from: restaurants, fast-food chains or vegan options. Note that this is very important for travelers transiting airports. The following ranking shows the top 5 airports that offer a wide variety of dining options. Everyone knows that a good trip can't start on an empty stomach!
|1||Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW)||Dallas||United States||4,05|
|2||Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL)||Atlanta||United States||3,94|
|3||Zurich Airport (ZRH)||Zurich||Switzerland||3,87|
|4||Singapore Changi Airport (SIN)||Singapore||Singapore||3,84|
|4||Glasgow Airport (GLA)||Glasgow||United Kingdom||3,82|
The airport's waiting areas have generally been improved in recent years. The increase in the number of travellers, the popularization of this kind of services that formerly were more exclusive, and the need of travelers to have dedicated areas to relax or work, has made these "waiting rooms" very important. Find below the airports that have made the most effort to offer the best "Waiting areas".
|1||Singapore Changi Airport (SIN)||Singapore||Singapore||4,02|
|2||Hartsfield–Jackson Atlanta International Airport (ATL)||Atlanta||United States||3,86|
|3||Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport (DFW)||Dallas||United States||3,84|
|4||Munich Airport (MUC)||Munich||Germany||3,77|
|4||Zurich Airport (ZRH)||Zurich||Switzerland||3,72|
Below you will find the 10 airports that received the worst ratings from our customers during 2015. In this ranking , the Mohammed V airport in Casablanca is the one who marked first place with a total score of 3.19 . This airport was already in our ranking of the worst airports in the world last year, but this year it got a even lower rating. Followed closely by LaGuardia Airport (LGA), in second place, and Berlin Schönefeld (SFX ) in third. The airports of Marrakech Menara (RAK) and Rome Ciampino (CIA ) appear again in this ranking after last year; respectively 5th and 6th place.
|1||Mohammed V International Airport (CMN)||Casablanca||Morocco||3,19|
|2||LaGuardia Airport (LGA)||New York||United States||3,19|
|3||Berlin Schönefeld Airport (SFX)||Berlin||Germany||3,22|
|4||Rome Fiumicino Airport (FCO)||Rome||Italy||3,34|
|5||Marrakesh Menara Airport (RAK)||Marrakech||Morocco||3,38|
|6||Rome Ciampino Airport (CIA)||Rome||Italy||3,44|
|7||Mexico City International Airport (MEX)||Mexico City||Mexico||3,47|
|8||Berlin Tegel Airport (TXL)||Berlin||Germany||3,47|
|9||London Stansted Airport (STN)||London||United Kingdom||3,52|
|10||Budapest Ferihegy International Airport (BUD)||Budapest||Hungary||3,54|
In eDreams we value our customers' opinions. As a result, every year since 2010, we publish the ranking of the Best Airports in the world to help travelers fully enjoy their vacation! We also believe that it's an essential study to promote the best services that they offer and propose possible improvements. Feel free to leave us your comments on airports you frequent and be part of this large study for next year!