Country Comparison > Airports

RankCountryAirports
1United States13,513
2Brazil4,093
3Mexico1,714
4Canada1,467
5Russia1,218
6Argentina916
7Bolivia855
8Colombia836
9Paraguay799
10Indonesia673
11Papua New Guinea561
12Germany539
13China507
14Chile481
15France464
16United Kingdom460
17Venezuela444
18Ecuador432
19Australia418
20South Africa407
21India346
22Iran319
23Guatemala291
24Philippines247
25Sweden231
26Saudi Arabia214
27Congo, Democratic Republic of the198
28Kenya197
29Zimbabwe196
30Peru191
31Ukraine187
32Japan175
33Tanzania166
34Costa Rica161
35Pakistan151
36Algeria149
37Finland148
38Nicaragua147
39Libya146
40Spain135
41Uruguay133
42Cuba133
43Oman132
44Italy129
45Czech Republic128
46Poland126
47New Zealand123
48Panama117
49Guyana117
50Malaysia114
51Namibia112
52Korea, South111
53Honduras103
54Iraq102
55Angola102
56Thailand101
57Turkey98
58Mozambique98
59Kazakhstan96
60Iceland96
61Norway95
62Syria90
63South Sudan89
64Zambia88
65Madagascar83
66Egypt83
67Korea, North82
68Denmark80
69Greece77
70Botswana74
71Croatia69
72Bulgaria68
73El Salvador68
74Sudan67
75Belarus65
76Burma64
77Portugal64
78Switzerland63
79Lithuania61
80Chad59
81Ethiopia57
82Yemen57
83Suriname55
84Morocco55
85French Polynesia54
86Bahamas, The54
87Nigeria54
88Uzbekistan53
89Somalia52
90Austria50
91Belize47
92Nepal47
93Uganda47
94Afghanistan46
95Vietnam45
96Romania45
97Gabon44
98Mongolia44
99United Arab Emirates43
100Latvia42
101Israel42
102Hungary41
103Laos41
104Belgium41
105Ireland40
106Central African Republic39
107Taiwan37
108Dominican Republic36
109Solomon Islands36
110Slovakia35
111Cameroon33
112Malawi32
113Vanuatu31
114Niger30
115Mauritania30
116Liberia29
117Netherlands29
118Puerto Rico29
119Tunisia29
120Kyrgyzstan28
121Jamaica28
122Fiji28
123Congo, Republic of the27
124Turkmenistan26
125Serbia26
126New Caledonia25
127Mali25
128Lesotho24
129Bosnia and Herzegovina24
130Tajikistan24
131Burkina Faso23
132Azerbaijan23
133Georgia22
134Senegal20
135Kiribati19
136Jordan18
137Bangladesh18
138Sri Lanka18
139Estonia18
140Antarctica17
141Cambodia16
142Guinea16
143Slovenia16
144Marshall Islands15
145Greenland15
146Haiti14
147Seychelles14
148Swaziland14
149Eritrea13
150Djibouti13
151Cook Islands11
152Ghana10
153Macedonia10
154Cape Verde9
155Singapore9
156Maldives9
157Guinea-Bissau8
158Spratly Islands8
159Sierra Leone8
160Turks and Caicos Islands8
161Togo8
162Lebanon8
163Kuwait7
164Moldova7
165Equatorial Guinea7
166Falkland Islands (Islas Malvinas)7
167Burundi7
168Armenia7
169Rwanda7
170Qatar6
171East Timor6
172Tonga6
173Saint Vincent and the Grenadines6
174Western Sahara6
175Benin6
176Micronesia, Federated States of6
177Kosovo6
178Montenegro5
179Mauritius5
180Guam5
181Northern Mariana Islands5
182Comoros4
183Bahrain4
184French Southern and Antarctic Lands4
185British Virgin Islands4
186Samoa4
187Trinidad and Tobago4
188Svalbard4
189Palau3
190Grenada3
191American Samoa3
192Albania3
193Antigua and Barbuda3
194Cayman Islands3
195Dominica2
196Bhutan2
197Guernsey2
198Hong Kong2
199Luxembourg2
200Sao Tome and Principe2
201Saint Helena2
202Saint Pierre and Miquelon2
203Saint Kitts and Nevis2
204Saint Lucia2
205Virgin Islands2
206West Bank2
207Wallis and Futuna2
208Wake Island1
209Saint Barthelemy1
210Tuvalu1
211Saint Martin1
212Niue1
213Norfolk Island1
214Nauru1
215Paracel Islands1
216Macau1
217Montserrat1
218Malta1
219Christmas Island1
220Jan Mayen1
221Gaza Strip1
222Isle of Man1
223British Indian Ocean Territory1
224Jersey1
225Gambia, The1
226Gibraltar1
227Brunei1
228Aruba1
229Barbados1
230Bermuda1
231Anguilla1
232Akrotiri1
233Faroe Islands1
234Cocos (Keeling) Islands1

Definition: This entry gives the total number of airports or airfields recognizable from the air. The runway(s) may be paved (concrete or asphalt surfaces) or unpaved (grass, earth, sand, or gravel surfaces) and may include closed or abandoned installations. Airports or airfields that are no longer recognizable (overgrown, no facilities, etc.) are not included. Note that not all airports have accommodations for refueling, maintenance, or air traffic control.

Source: CIA World Factbook - Unless otherwise noted, information in this page is accurate as of January 1, 2020

See also: Airports map

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