Monthly traffic figures
Every month we publish our traffic figures with passenger numbers and airline movements.
Here you can find our monthly traffic figures from 2015 onwards.
You can also visit our Gatwick by numbers page for other facts and stats about the airport.
May 2017 - issued 12 June 2017
Gatwick has busiest ever May - as long haul destinations drive 51 consecutive months of growth
• Number of business passengers hits all-time high
• Cargo also up 18.9% on same time last year
• North American routes driving growth – up 13% - with 15 US and Canadian cities now served by Gatwick
• World’s longest low cost long haul route launching from Gatwick in September
Gatwick just had its busiest ever May - the airport’s 51st consecutive month of growth – with more than four million passengers passing through the airport - 6.7% up on the previous year. The highest ever number of business passengers also passed through Gatwick last month.