Airport Fast Facts

airport photo Air service in and out of Charlotte Douglas International Airport (CLT) is exceptional. CLT ranks sixth nationwide based on operations and is the eighth-largest airport in the nation based on passenger totals. It is also the 23rd-busiest airport worldwide based on passenger totals and seventh 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. Click here to download the press release.

Rankings 2013:
Sixth nationwide in total operations
Eighth nationwide in total passengers (43,457,471 passengers)
34th nationwide in cargo (freight, mail)

Major Airlines: 9

Number of daily flights: 683 (November 2014)

Interactive map with daily flights from Charlotte

Nonstop service to 151 destinations, including 38 international destinations.

Air Cargo (annually) 2013:
62,207 tons enplaned

67,592 tons deplaned


June 4, 2013 presentation about CLT improvements.


Daily flights (PDF)

Cargo (PDF)

Passenger enplanements (PDF)

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