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Key figures

13.8

million airport passengers in the 4th quarter of 2018

Norwegian airports, main figures1
4th quarter 2018Per cent change since
4th quarter 20174th quarter 20154th quarter 2013
1Includes all commercial flights.
2Only data from departure is included.
Domestic and international flights
Total passengers on board at departure and arrival13 828 0412.76.15.8
Domestic flights2
Passengers on board at departure4 209 4211.94.62.8
Seats6 939 1171.90.52.1
Aircraft movements66 216-1.3-7.0-8.5
International flights
Total passengers on board at departure and arrival5 405 6993.98.410.8
Seats7 220 984-2.1-3.4-5.8
Aircraft movements48 9615.73.4-5.3

See selected tables from this statistics

Table 1 
Passengers, by airport and passenger group

Passengers, by airport and passenger group1
4th quarter 2018
Passengers on board at departure and arrival in totalPassengers on board at arrivalPassengers on board at departurePassengers on board at departure changing flights (Transfer)Passengers on board at departure in transit
1All commercial flights.
2Data from Norwegian partner airports only
Norwegian airports in total13 828 0416 931 8416 896 2001 107 475142 819
Oslo Gardermoen6 714 4223 385 7323 328 690869 499523
Stavanger Sola1 046 758523 922522 83614 237369
Bergen Flesland1 547 069770 647776 42247 43320 855
Trondheim Værnes1 116 247553 600562 64754 427709
Bodø466 508232 912233 59650 92334 511
Tromsø Langnes599 255299 988299 26753 07813 396
Kristiansand Kjevik268 135135 774132 3618260
Haugesund Karmøy151 71276 28175 43162146
Ålesund Vigra278 315139 354138 9619052 380
Molde Årø108 51253 98554 52786898
Kristiansund Kvernberget87 15943 46143 6982301 898
Harstad/Narvik Evenes170 38584 63285 7536712 455
Bardufoss57 61727 45530 16200
Alta84 87542 26742 6082 2541 220
Lakselv Banak13 6886 9266 76228121
Kirkenes Høybuktmoen74 12435 47538 6496 819424
Svalbard Longyear25 63712 21313 42450
Fagernes Leirin00000
Sogndal Haukåsen27 84013 87213 9681 2685 691
Florø37 94018 92719 0139881 360
Førde Bringeland22 67911 29511 38471573
Sandane Anda13 0236 4656 558202 432
Ørsta-Volda Hovden31 21215 55415 6581091 403
Røros6 9833 4783 50500
Namsos15 1697 5197 650273 466
Rørvik Ryum11 5655 8305 73519828
Brønnøysund Brønnøy33 49916 86916 6301952 093
Sandnessjøen Stokka21 36010 64510 715211 833
Mo i Rana Røssvold28 67414 46914 205100462
Mosjøen Kjærstad18 7899 5559 23443805
Røst4 6172 2442 37301 361
Værøy2 1029771 12500
Vestvågøy Leknes29 69914 26315 43642496
Svolvær Helle22 03011 03110 99931900
Stokmarknes Skagen29 27214 67114 601831 976
Narvik Framnes00000
Andenes Andøya14 2237 1877 036391 939
Sørkjosen6 8693 4643 40541 720
Hasvik9 8824 9634 91993 858
Hammerfest52 07925 78426 2959838 267
Honningsvåg Valan9 3644 6324 732302 945
Mehamn7 9524 0303 922342 230
Berlevåg5 5252 7322 793202 021
Båtsfjord10 3085 1345 174353 264
Vadsø32 56316 51516 0481 7696 569
Vardø Svartnes11 8235 9635 860524 422
Moss Rygge00000
Sandefjord Torp485 500241 656243 84400
Skien Geitryggen200000
Notodden2286286000
Stord Sørstokken29 4624 6634 79900
Ørland25 3342 5442 79000

Table 2 
Passengers, by airport and type of flight

Passengers, by airport and type of flight1
4th quarter 2018
All commercial flightsScheduled passenger flightsNon-scheduled passenger flightsFreightHelicopter, continental shelfHelicopter, otherOther commercial flights
1Data from Norwegian partner airports only.
Norwegian airports in total13 828 04113 352 608332 80851142 11541841
Oslo Gardermoen6 714 4226 567 278147 1395000
Stavanger Sola1 046 758958 43433 124055 190100
Bergen Flesland1 547 0691 446 31049 800050 94739
Trondheim Værnes1 116 2471 077 15439 0930000
Bodø466 508461 6014 9070000
Tromsø Langnes599 255594 5574 6980000
Kristiansand Kjevik268 135254 19713 9380000
Haugesund Karmøy151 712146 0155 6890800
Ålesund Vigra278 315267 67010 59946000
Molde Årø108 512103 9294 56901400
Kristiansund Kvernberget87 15969 974377016 80800
Harstad/Narvik Evenes170 385165 5094 8760000
Bardufoss57 61757 61700000
Alta84 87584 839360000
Lakselv Banak13 68813 68800000
Kirkenes Høybuktmoen74 12473 30672209600
Svalbard Longyear25 63723 8961 353003880
Fagernes Leirin0000000
Sogndal Haukåsen27 84027 83280000
Florø37 94030 311007 612170
Førde Bringeland22 67922 67900000
Sandane Anda13 02313 02300000
Ørsta-Volda Hovden31 21231 21200000
Røros6 9836 97940000
Namsos15 16915 16270000
Rørvik Ryum11 56511 56500000
Brønnøysund Brønnøy33 49928 234005 26500
Sandnessjøen Stokka21 36021 2816601300
Mo i Rana Røssvold28 67428 5341400000
Mosjøen Kjærstad18 78918 3394500000
Røst4 6174 61700000
Værøy2 1022 10200000
Vestvågøy Leknes29 69929 69900000
Svolvær Helle22 03021 8262040000
Stokmarknes Skagen29 27229 27200000
Narvik Framnes0000000
Andenes Andøya14 22314 22300000
Sørkjosen6 8696 86900000
Hasvik9 8829 88200000
Hammerfest52 07945 917006 16200
Honningsvåg Valan9 3649 36400000
Mehamn7 9527 95200000
Berlevåg5 5255 52500000
Båtsfjord10 30810 30800000
Vadsø32 56332 56300000
Vardø Svartnes11 82311 82300000
Moss Rygge0000000
Sandefjord Torp485 500474 46811 00000032
Skien Geitryggen10000000
Notodden128628600000
Stord Sørstokken19 4629 45390000
Ørland15 3345 33400000

Table 3 
Passengers, by airport and traffic (domestic/international fligth)

Passengers, by airport and traffic (domestic/international fligth)1
4th quarter 2018
Domestic flightsInternational flights
Passengers on board at arrivalPassengers on board at departurePassengers on board at arrivalPassengers on board at departure
1All commercial flights
2Data from Norwegian partner airports only.
Norwegian airports in total4 212 9214 209 4212 718 9202 686 779
Oslo Gardermoen1 509 3341 481 4721 876 3981 847 218
Stavanger Sola347 799347 112176 123175 724
Bergen Flesland516 169522 839254 478253 583
Trondheim Værnes454 715469 96698 88592 681
Bodø227 812228 4435 1005 153
Tromsø Langnes275 852275 67424 13623 593
Kristiansand Kjevik97 45094 79238 32437 569
Haugesund Karmøy63 59162 43112 69013 000
Ålesund Vigra109 046107 72930 30831 232
Molde Årø51 93552 2942 0502 233
Kristiansund Kvernberget43 28043 518181180
Harstad/Narvik Evenes80 17281 1744 4604 579
Bardufoss27 45530 16200
Alta42 26742 60008
Lakselv Banak6 9266 76200
Kirkenes Høybuktmoen35 47538 64900
Svalbard Longyear12 21313 325099
Fagernes Leirin0000
Sogndal Haukåsen13 87213 96800
Florø18 92719 01300
Førde Bringeland11 29511 38400
Sandane Anda6 4656 55800
Ørsta-Volda Hovden15 55415 65800
Røros3 4763 50322
Namsos7 5197 65000
Rørvik Ryum5 8305 73500
Brønnøysund Brønnøy16 85716 630120
Sandnessjøen Stokka10 64510 71500
Mo i Rana Røssvold14 46914 20500
Mosjøen Kjærstad9 5559 23400
Røst2 2442 37300
Værøy9771 12500
Vestvågøy Leknes14 26315 43600
Svolvær Helle11 03110 99900
Stokmarknes Skagen14 67114 60100
Narvik Framnes0000
Andenes Andøya7 1877 03600
Sørkjosen3 4643 40500
Hasvik4 9634 91900
Hammerfest25 78426 29500
Honningsvåg Valan4 6324 73200
Mehamn4 0303 92200
Berlevåg2 7322 79300
Båtsfjord5 1345 17400
Vadsø16 51516 04800
Vardø Svartnes5 9635 86000
Moss Rygge0000
Sandefjord Torp45 88343 919195 773199 925
Skien Geitryggen20000
Notodden2286000
Stord Sørstokken24 6634 79900
Ørland22 5442 79000

Table 4 
Goods, by airport and traffic (domestic/international flight). Tonnes

Goods, by airport and traffic (domestic/international flight). Tonnes1
4th quarter 2018
Goods, totalDomestic flightsInternational flights
ArrivalDepartureArrivalDeparture
1All commercial flights
2Data from Norwegian partner airports only.
Norwegian airports in total53 7095 0415 00213 31230 354
Oslo Gardermoen45 4289832 11412 52629 805
Stavanger Sola1 863490538495340
Bergen Flesland1 2047023956245
Trondheim Værnes581388182101
Bodø1 20171548402
Tromsø Langnes1 39673065934
Kristiansand Kjevik259362412871
Haugesund Karmøy46321103
Ålesund Vigra24138348881
Molde Årø62362600
Kristiansund Kvernberget2317600
Harstad/Narvik Evenes96811302
Bardufoss3028200
Alta1796311600
Lakselv Banak27101700
Kirkenes Høybuktmoen130557500
Svalbard Longyear3482658300
Fagernes Leirin00000
Sogndal Haukåsen1991000
Florø1410400
Førde Bringeland2620600
Sandane Anda44000
Ørsta-Volda Hovden85300
Røros1512300
Namsos43100
Rørvik Ryum22000
Brønnøysund Brønnøy2481600
Sandnessjøen Stokka1810800
Mo i Rana Røssvold57461100
Mosjøen Kjærstad2219300
Røst54100
Værøy54100
Vestvågøy Leknes30181200
Svolvær Helle168800
Stokmarknes Skagen3732500
Narvik Framnes00000
Andenes Andøya43100
Sørkjosen74300
Hasvik64200
Hammerfest82384400
Honningsvåg Valan2181300
Mehamn29161300
Berlevåg1881000
Båtsfjord28161200
Vadsø52351700
Vardø Svartnes2016400
Moss Rygge00000
Sandefjord Torp1971200
Skien Geitryggen200000
Notodden200000
Stord Sørstokken233000
Ørland200000

Table 5 
Flights and available seats, by airport and aircraft movement at airport

Flights and available seats, by airport and aircraft movement at airport12
4th quarter 2018
Aircraft movementsSeats
ArrivalDepartureArrivalDeparture
1Data from Norwegian partner airports only.
2All commercial flights
Norwegian airports in total91 83290 62210 562 31710 542 616
Oslo Gardermoen31 26630 9324 769 1654 760 520
Stavanger Sola8 0967 918922 603919 105
Bergen Flesland10 99510 8461 298 7581 298 684
Trondheim Værnes6 6816 611817 308814 850
Bodø4 5774 567386 461387 236
Tromsø Langnes4 5404 463438 722436 353
Kristiansand Kjevik2 0492 050227 304227 179
Haugesund Karmøy762752116 744116 191
Ålesund Vigra1 7371 704219 982219 842
Molde Årø77076795 61395 089
Kristiansund Kvernberget1 2701 274101 341101 630
Harstad/Narvik Evenes1 1121 105128 433128 951
Bardufoss25124743 58243 894
Alta92482764 10664 128
Lakselv Banak24424311 63611 687
Kirkenes Høybuktmoen73672856 95456 870
Svalbard Longyear39831123 93722 861
Fagernes Leirin0000
Sogndal Haukåsen63262924 51824 509
Florø1 04599554 82453 668
Førde Bringeland72271520 82320 814
Sandane Anda28628310 97410 889
Ørsta-Volda Hovden60660523 00323 089
Røros1571566 3196 356
Namsos33133212 89312 893
Rørvik Ryum29128811 27611 196
Brønnøysund Brønnøy75675347 16747 258
Sandnessjøen Stokka46246018 24618 196
Mo i Rana Røssvold61760722 07322 076
Mosjøen Kjærstad39639715 34415 384
Røst1501505 8925 892
Værøy1531512 2952 265
Vestvågøy Leknes62362224 37724 321
Svolvær Helle50050019 14119 141
Stokmarknes Skagen64164025 14425 139
Narvik Framnes0000
Andenes Andøya38238015 97715 819
Sørkjosen2112098 1338 056
Hasvik2032037 9377 937
Hammerfest1 3111 25955 80655 676
Honningsvåg Valan2562549 7169 676
Mehamn26326310 20510 245
Berlevåg2012027 7277 767
Båtsfjord26226210 30010 300
Vadsø77077230 19430 271
Vardø Svartnes26025710 17410 094
Moss Rygge0000
Sandefjord Torp2 5372 537313 829313 312
Skien Geitryggen11000
Notodden16463880879
Stord Sørstokken11771748 2478 253
Ørland11581596 2346 175

Table 6 
Traffic between selected airports in Norway

Traffic between selected airports in Norway1
4th quarter 2018
To
Oslo GardermoenStavanger SolaBergen FleslandTrondheim VærnesBodøTromsø Langnes
1All commercial flights.
Passengers on board at departure from
Oslo Gardermoen0215 289257 590278 95393 261155 410
Stavanger Sola216 306077 02414 8560150
Bergen Flesland264 43576 624054 1085 26013 655
Trondheim Værnes290 58116 85755 142035 653801
Bodø95 44705 03135 991035 282
Tromsø Langnes154 42520713 99165834 8480
 
Aircraft movements from
Oslo Gardermoen01 9462 1952 2868771 199
Stavanger Sola1 95401 10022301
Bergen Flesland2 2251 0570605113184
Trondheim Værnes2 279248599038021
Bodø87901123790389
Tromsø Langnes1 2072185143870
 
Seats from
Oslo Gardermoen0341 090386 059404 165151 075218 114
Stavanger Sola339 4450155 98824 1530189
Bergen Flesland391 787150 660092 3198 34410 900
Trondheim Værnes401 18827 28091 940056 4571 352
Bodø151 71708 26656 178056 417
Tromsø Langnes216 17923310 5811 02756 2050

About the statistics

The aim of the statistics is to describe all commercial transport of passengers and goods in Norway and compile data to facilitate international comparisons.

Definitions

Definitions of the main concepts and variables

Aircraft movements

Describes the activity of an aircraft at an airport as either an arrival or a departure.

International and domestic flights

Aircraft mowements between two Norwegian airports are labeled as domestic flights. Aircraft mowements between a Norwegian and a foreign airport are labeled international flights.

Passenger

A person who travels by aircraft, ship, bus, car or other means of transport.

Transit passengers are those passengers who, at arrival, continues their travel with the same flight as recognized by flight identification.

Passengers in transfer are those passengers who continue their travel on a flight with a different flight number. Also known as passengers in indirect transit.

Passengers on board at arrival are grouped in the following:

Passengengers not leaving the plane ( transit at arrival )
Passengers leaving the plane ( disembarking ) - further grouped by
Passengers leaving the plane - ending the journey
Passengers leaving the plane - embarking on different plane ( transfer at arrival )

Passengers on board at departure are grouped:

Passengers already on the plane ( transit at departure )
Passengers entering the plane ( embarking ) further grouped by
Passengers entering the plane - starting their journey
Passengers entering the plane - from a different plane ( transfer at departure )

Passengers on board is the sum of passengers in transit and passengers embarking/disembarking. The sum of passengers in transfer and passengers starting/ending their journey makes for passengers embarking/disembarking.

Passengers at airport/terminal is the sum of passengers on board at arrival and passengers on board at departure.

Passengers transported is calculated by using either passengers on board at departure or passengers on board at arrival.

Type of traffic groups aircraft mowements at the airport. Overall classification is made along commercial and non-commercial traffic.

Commercial traffic is the transport of passengers or goods for renumeration or hire. Type of flights are:

Passengerflights in scheduled traffic
Passengflights not in scheduled traffic
Freight flights
Helicopter flights on the continental shelf
Other helicopter flights
Other commercial flights

Non-commercial traffic includes:

Search and rescue
Ambulance
School/instruction
Positioning
Technical return
Airport controll
Private

Seats

Available seats on board.

Goods

Classified by:

Post
Freight (Not including checked luggage)

Standard classifications

Not relevant

Administrative information

Name and topic

Name: Air transport
Topic: Transport and tourism

Next release

Responsible division

Division for Energy, Environmental and Transport Statistics

Regional level

National level.

Frequency and timeliness

Quarterly, 60 days after end of quarter.

International reporting

Reporting to EUROSTAT

Microdata

Primary data and production data is temporary stored in SAS and stored permanently as text files.

Background

Background and purpose

The objective is to describe all commercial transport of passengers and goods in Norway and compile data as to facilitate international comparisons.

The EU requested data from its members starting with 2003. Until January first 2009 reporting was done by Avinor but was transferred to Statistics Norway effective calender year 2009.

Users and applications

Data is used by government institutions, the industry itself, and researchers.

Equal treatment of users

No external users have access to the statistics and analyses before they are published and accessible simultaneously for all users on ssb.no at 8 am. Prior to this, a minimum of three months' advance notice is given inthe Statistics Release Calendar. This is one of Statistics Norway’s key principles for ensuring that all users are treated equally.

Coherence with other statistics

 

Data on airports managed by Avinor is published by Avinor itself www.avinor.no .

Avinor does not include passengers in transit when reporting on passengers at airport

Legal authority

The Statistics Act $2-1,2-2 and 2-3

EEA reference

Regulation (EC) 437/2003 of the European Parliament and of the Council. Commision Regulation 1358/2003. Commision Regulation 546/2005. Commision Regulation 158/2007. Regulation (EC) 219/2010 of the European Parliament and of the Council - Article 4.5.

Production

Population

Data through 2008 contains only aggregated figures from airports with more than 100 000 passengers annually. Smaller airports where grouped together in 'remaining airports'.

Data starting with 2009

In 2009 the population of airports is the same - non-military airports in Norway with scheduled passenger transport. In 2010 there where 52 such airports.

Data is gathered from airports while observation unit is aircraft mowement. Data on an aircraft mowement contains information on traffic (origin/destination), transport (passengers/goods), transporter (airline) and aircraft.

Data sources and sampling

Not relevant

Collection of data, editing and estimations

Data is transferred electronically to Statistics Norway.

In the production of statistics through 2008 aggregated figures from Avinor were used an hence few checks were made.

Auxilliary data is used to verify aircraft type. Mirror checks is used to verify passengers and goods. Only data from other Norwegian airports is available for mirror checks.

Data through 2008 were published much the same way they were received.

Data starting with 2009

Non-revenue passengers are estimated.

Seasonal adjustment

Not relevant

Confidentiality

Not relevant

Comparability over time and space

Not relevant

Accuracy and reliability

Sources of error and uncertainty

Data from the airports is based their accounting system and is gathered from airlines. If definitions on variables differ between airports' managamentsystem and what is required for our production this i a significant source of measurement error.

Passengers at departure in transfer is known to only include those travellers who continue their journey with the same airline.

Data for the airports Skien (Geiteryggen), Stord (Sørstokken), Ørland, and Notodden has not been collected. Published data is extracted from mirror checks from the remaining 48 airports.

Revision

Not relevant