Sheremetyevo Airport Served More Than 4.3 Million Passengers in the First Quarter of 2021


More than 4.3 million passengers passed through Sheremetyevo International Airport in the first quarter of 2021, with the total for March reaching 1.674 million – making the airport the third-busiest hub in Europe for the quarter.

A total of 39,746 takeoff and landing operations were performed in the first quarter of 2021, with 14,676 takeoff and landing operations taking place in March.

From January through March, 911,000 passengers using Sheremetyevo traveled on international airlines, and 3.391 million on domestic carriers, including 378,000 international passengers and 1.296 million domestic passengers in March alone.

The most popular international destinations in the first quarter of this year were: Istanbul, Dubai, Male, Antalya and Bishkek. The most popular domestic destinations were Sochi, St. Petersburg, Simferopol, Yekaterinburg and Krasnodar.