The world’s best airports for 2016 as voted by airline customers around the world have been announced.
And the winner this year? None other than last year’s winner, Singapore’s Changi Airport! For the 4th year in a row Changi Airport in Singapore has come up on top at the Skytrax World Airport Awards.
So just what does it take for an airport to be voted the best in the world for four years running? Among many others, amenities such as free Internet service, free tour of the city for transit passengers, two 24-hour movie theaters screening the latest blockbusters for free, a rooftop swimming pool, an orchid garden and a butterfly garden sure help!
2016 SkyTrax World Airport Awards
1. Singapore Changi Airport
2. Incheon International Airport (South Korea)
3. Munich Airport (Germany)
4. Tokyo International Airport Haneda
5. Hong Kong International Airport
6. Chubu Centrair International Airport (Nagoya, Japan)
7. Zurich Airport (Switzerland)
8. London Heathrow Airport
9. Kansai International Airport (Osaka, Japan)
10. Hamad International Airport (Doha, Qatar)
About the World Airport Awards
The Skytrax World Airport Awards are the most prestigious accolades for the airport industry voted by customers in the largest, annual global airport customer satisfaction survey. The Awards are based on 13.25 million airport survey questionnaires completed by 106 different nationalities of airline customers during the survey period. The survey operated from June 2015 to February 2016, covering 550 airports worldwide and evaluating traveller experiences across different airport service and product key performance indicators – from check-in, arrivals, transfers, shopping, security and immigration through to departure at the gate. The World Airport Awards are a global benchmark of airport excellence, and widely known as the Passengers Choice Awards.