The passenger traffic of Kharkiv International Airport in August 2018 was 94.7 thousand passengers, which is 10% more than in the same period in 2017. Then the passenger flow reached 86.4 thousand people.

The number of departures/arrivals also continues to grow. The total number of departures in August was 483 — 7% more compared to August 2017. Since then a number of regular flights have been opened at the airport: new directions from Kharkiv were opened by Wizz Air, UIA, Myway Airlines, SkyUp. Now, Kharkiv citizens can fly to additional Polish cities, Georgia, Italy and Germany without a transfer.

The most popular among the regular destinations in August were Kyiv (UIA), Istanbul (Turkish Airlines, Pegasus), Warsaw (LOT), Tel Aviv (UIA), Dortmund (Wizz Air), Katowice (Wizz Air), Minsk (Belavia), Milan (UIA), Batumi (Yanair, Myway Airlines) and Tbilisi (Myway Airlines).

Passenger traffic for the month

August 2017August 2018change
international71,4 77,1 8%
domestic15 17,6 18%
total86,4 94,7 10%

Number of departures per month

August 2017August 2018change
international301 312 4%
domestic150 171 14%
total451 483 7%

Passenger traffic for 8 months

international425,1 508,5 20%
domestic112,6 130,9 16%
total537,7 639,4 19%

Number of departures in 8 months

international1 827 2 124 16%
domestic1 038 967 -7%
total2 865 3 091 8%

During the last eight months, more than half a million people used the services of Kharkiv International Airport, to be precise 639.4 thousand passengers, which is 19% more than in the same period in 2017. The number of domestic and international departures increased by 8% — from 2 865 to 3 091.

Autumn will also please Kharkiv residents with new directions. Airline Wizz Air in October opens flights to Wroclaw and Gdansk, and in November — to Vienna and London.

Passenger traffic at the airport has been growing since the beginning of 2018. In eight months it reached 639.4 thousand people.