Croatia's two busiest coastal airports have registered their strongest August on record. Split Airport handled 486.581 travellers, an increase of 13% compared to the same month last year. As a result, Split was the country's busiest airport in August, ahead of both Dubrovnik and Zagreb. Overall this year, Split Airport welcomed 1.717.428 travellers through its doors, up 18.2%.
On the other hand, Dubrovnik Airport saw 378.473 passengers during the month, an increase of 12.8%. Over the past eight months, its figures improved 14.9% to 1.438.077 passengers. A number of carriers have already announced plans to commence new services to both Split and Dubrovnik next year. They can be viewed in more detail on the right hand side in the new route launches section.