Airports today are no longer places meant for just boarding a flight. With amazing restaurants, world-class spas, luxury shopping, and beyond, airports are becoming destinations in and of themselves. Let’s take a look at some of the top airports in the world based on customer ratings received from across the globe.
#1 Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, Netherlands
One of the busiest airports in the world, it is commended for its wide variety of leisure activities and a library to cosy up with a book while waiting for the flight.
#2 Hong Kong International Airport, Hong Kong
Built on an artificial island, the Hong Kong International Airport is home to Cathay Pacific, Hong Kong Airlines, and Dragonair.
#3 London Heathrow Airport, United Kingdom
This airport serves as the main hub for British airlines and Virgin Atlantic. Its Terminal 5 building was tagged as the best airport terminal in the world.
#4 Tokyo Haneda International Airport, Japan
Haneda handled over 85 million passengers in 2017 and was the fourth busiest airport in 2017. It is known for its cleanliness, shopping, and efficiency in service.
#5 Frankfurt Airport, Germany
One of the most important transit hubs in the world, Frankfurt is the home base for a fleet of over 250 Lufthansa jets.
#6 Incheon International Airport, South Korea
Known for its facilities, shopping, and dining options, the airport is located on an island outside Seoul and also has a Korean cultural museum.
#7 Singapore Changi Airport, Singapore
Lauded for its architecture, amenities, efficiency of its operations, and a variety of dining and shopping options, Changi airport has held the title of the best airport in the world since 2012.