Rīga airport passenger numbers up on year, down on month

According to the data published December 22 by the Central Statistical Bureau, in November 2021 passenger turnover at Riga International Airport comprised 271.6 thousand passengers.

That is 5.4 times more than in November 2020 and 22.6% less than in the previous month

.Compared in November 2019 before the pandemic, when there were 550.5 thousand passengers, the drop comprises 50.7 %.

The total number of flights in November was 4 428, which is 2.3 times more than a year ago.

In eleven months of this year, the number of passengers at the airport comprised 2.05 million passengers, which is 96.7 thousand or 4.9 % more than in the corresponding period of 2020 and 5.17 million or 71.6 % less than in eleven months of 2019.

In November 2021 the total volume of cargo and mail loaded and unloaded1 comprised 3.3 thousand tonnes, which is 32.1 % more than in October and 40.2 % more than in November 2020.

In November 2021, 2.1 thousand tonnes of cargo and mail were unloaded, which is 49.1 % more than in November 2020, and 1.2 thousand tonnes of cargo and mail were loaded, which is 27.6 % more.

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