May 4, 2021 Back to all news
Sanitiser Unit in the Terminal 2 Departures Hall at Dublin Airport.

Almost 132,000 passengers travelled through Dublin Airport in April, a 95% drop when compared to pre-COVID19 levels.

Passenger volumes to and from continental Europe fell by 95% with more than 78,500 passengers travelling to European destinations last month.

UK traffic declined by 97% when compared to pre COVID levels as almost 30,000 passengers travelled to and from Britain in April.

Passenger volumes to and from North America decreased by 95%, as over 18,000 passengers travelled on transatlantic routes in April.

Other international passenger traffic to the Middle East fell by 95%, with almost 4,000 passengers travelling during the month.  The number of passengers on domestic routes decreased by 82%, as more than 1,400 passengers travelled this route sector last month.  

Almost 575,000 passengers have travelled through Dublin Airport in the first quarter of this year, representing 94% decrease when compared to pre COVID levels.


Passenger Numbers


April 2021



April 2020



April 2019

2.8 million