The Barcelona-El Prat Airport closes May with an increase of 5.2% of passengers

Barcelona-El Prat Airport registered 4,549,769 passengers in May, 5.2% more than in the same month last year, and accumulated since the beginning of 2018, the airport reaches 18,718,833 users, 6.9% more than the same period of the previous year.

As reported by the airport on Tuesday in a statement, domestic passengers have grown by 6.4% while the passage of the international increases by 4.7%.

In terms of operations, 30,704 movements of aircraft were made in May, 2.1% more than in the same month of 2017, with 8,460 domestic flights, 3.9% more, and 21,948 international flights, which have meant a 1.5% increase.

In total, the Airport of Barcelona-El Prat has made a total of 128,797 movements in May, representing an increase of 4.8%, and has transported 14,429 tons of merchandise, 10.1% more than May 2017.

The Girona-Costa Brava Airport closed May with 227,038 passengers, 3.4% more than in 2017; the Airport of Reus (Tarragona) registered 122,969 passengers, which represents an interannual increase of 5.9%, and at the Sabadell Airport (Barcelona) 4,108 movements were made, 2.1% less than in the previous year.