Highest departing number in September ever
The first month of autumn in Iceland was busy at Keflavík airport. According to our preliminary reports, 651.275 passengers travelled through the airport. Copenhagen, Paris, Boston, New York and London were the most popular of the 72 destinations.
Departures of Icelanders in September were approximately 60.000, which is the highest departing number of Icelanders in September ever. Approximately a third of departures were due to travelers from the United States, but following the US, the largest groups of foreign travelers departing Keflavík were from Germany, the UK, Spain and France. Ten of the largest departing groups were 73% of the total number of departing passengers.