Outbound visits from the United Kingdom (UK) 2018, by airport used

This statistic shows the number of visits abroad made by residents of the United Kingdom in 2018, by airport used. London Gatwick is the most popular airport for UK residents traveling overseas; around 11.5 million visits were made by UK passengers abroad from Gatwick in 2018. In terms of airports used by international tourists traveling to the UK, Heathrow was the most used airport in 2018.

Number of visits abroad from the United Kingdom (UK) in 2018, by airport used

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Release date

May 2019


United Kingdom

Survey time period


Supplementary notes

The figures represent the annual estimates of UK residents' visits abroad, based on interviews with passengers upon entering or leaving the UK by the main air routes.

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