Dubrovnik Airport had an incredible end to the summer season with a massive 22 percent increase in passenger numbers through October. Croatia’s southernmost airport had by far the biggest increase in passenger numbers of any of the airport’s in the country.
A grand total of 299,532 passengers passed through the airport last month meaning a 22.7 percent increase over the same month from last year. In comparison Zagreb Airport handled 330,000 passengers, which was a 4 percent increase over last year, and Split Airport saw a 9.7 percent increase with 247,000 passengers.
From the beginning of this year until the end of October Dubrovnik Airport handled 2.8 million passengers, which represents a 12.6 percent increase over 2018, and is on course to handle 3 million passengers for the first time ever. Already this year an extra 315,000 passengers have used the airport compared to 2018.