The country whose airport is clean and beautiful, the country gets the same respect. The 10 cleanest airports in the world have been awarded by Skytrax in 2021. In which Japan’s Haneda Airport has been given the first status. The cleanest airport has been selected on the basis of seating, washrooms, F&B outlets, terminal area etc. Here is the list of top 10 cleanest airports in the world 2021.
10. Taiwan Taoyuan Airport
Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport is an international airport serving Taipei and northern Taiwan. Located in the Daiyuan District of Taoyuan, approximately 40 km west of Taipei, is Taiwan’s largest and busiest airport. It is operated by Taoyuan International Airport Corporation. In 2016, it was ranked the best airport for its size in the Asia-Pacific region by the Airports Council International.
Taoyuan International Airport is one of the busiest airports in the world. It is the main international hub for China Airlines, EVA Air and Starlux Airlines. Taiwan Taoyuan International Airport has been ranked the tenth cleanest airport in the world 2021 by Skytrax.
- Location: Dayuan District, Taoyuan, Taiwan
09. Zurich Airport
Zurich Airport is the largest international airport in Switzerland and the primary hub for Swiss International Air Lines. It serves Zurich, Switzerland’s largest city, and, with its surface transport links, most of the rest of the country. The airport is located 12 km from the city of Zurich, in the municipalities of Kloten, Rumlang, Oberglatt, Winkel and Opfikon, all of which are within the canton of Zurich.
Zurich Airport has been ranked the ninth cleanest airport by Skytrax, and seventh best airport in the world 2021. It is the busiest airport in Switzerland.
- Location: Kloten, Rümlang, Oberglatt, Winkel and Opfikon
08. Hong Kong Airport
Hong Kong International Airport is the main airport in Hong Kong, built on reclaimed land on the island of Chek Lap Kok. The airport is also referred to as Chek Lap Kok International Airport, to distinguish it from its predecessor, the former Kai Tak Airport.
The airport is one of the largest passenger and cargo airports in the world, and is the hub of Cathay Pacific Airways. The new airport opened in July 1998. Hong Kong Airport has been ranked the eight cleanest airport in 2021 by Skytrax, and tenth best airport in the world.
- Location: No. 1 Sky Plaza Road, Lantau Island, Islands District, New Territories, Hong Kong
07. Centrair Nagoya Airport
Chubu Centrair International Airport (also known as Centrair Nagoya Airport) is an international airport on an artificial island in Ise Bay. It is located 35 km south of Nagoya in central Japan. Centrair is classified as a first-class airport and is the main international gateway to the Chubu region of Japan. In 2015, 10.2 million people used the airport, ranking it the 8th busiest airport in the world.
Chubu Centrair Airport has been ranked the seventh cleanest airport in the world 2021 by Skytrax. It is the third largest international airport in Japan.
- Location: Tokoname, Aichi, Japan
06. Kansai Airport
Kansai International Airport, commonly known as Kank, is the primary international airport in the Greater Osaka region of Japan and the nearest international airport to the cities of Osaka, Kyoto, and Kobe. It is located on an artificial island (Kankūjima) in the middle of Osaka Bay off the Honshu shore, 38 km southwest of Osaka Station, located within three municipalities, including Izumisano (north), Sennan (south), and Tajiri (central), in Osaka Prefecture.
Kansai International Airport is the world’s sixth cleanest airport in 2021. It was opened in 1994, and has become an important international hub for Japan. It provides the largest network for both domestic and international routes with 24-hour operation.
- Location: Izumisano, Sennan, & Tajiri (Osaka Prefecture)
05. Seoul Incheon Airport
Incheon International Airport, sometimes referred to as Seoul Incheon International Airport, is the largest airport in South Korea. It is the primary airport serving the Seoul Capital Area and one of the largest and busiest airports in the region.
Incheon Airport is ranked by Skytrax as the fifth cleanest airport in the world 2021, and one of the best airports, along with Doha Hamad, Singapore Changi, and Tokyo Haneda Airport. It is a former winner of the Airport of the Year title at the World Airport Awards.
- Location: Jung District, Incheon, South Korea
04. Doha Hamad Airport
Hamad International Airport is the only international airport in Qatar. Located south of the capital Doha, it replaced the former Doha International Airport as Qatar’s major airport. Formerly known as New Doha International Airport (NDIA), Hamad International Airport opened on 30 April 2014 with a formal Qatar Airways flight landing from Doha International. National carrier Qatar Airways and all other carriers formally moved to the new airport on 27 May 2014.
The airport is named after the previous Emir of Qatar, Hamad bin Khalifa Al Thani. It has been awarded as the fourth cleanest airport by Skytrax in 2021, as well as being the most luxurious.
- Location: Doha, Qatar
03. Tokyo Narita Airport
Narita International Airport (Tokyo-Narita) formerly known as New Tokyo International Airport. It is the secondary international airport in the Greater Tokyo area of Japan and the nearest international airport to the cities of Narita, Kozaki and Tomisato. It is located in Narita, Chiba, approximately 60 kilometers (37 mi) east of central Tokyo.
Narita Airport has been rated as the third cleanest airport in the world in 2021. It serves as the international hub for Narita Japan Airlines and All Nippon Airways. Narita is the busiest airport in Japan by international passenger and international cargo traffic.
- Location: Narita, Chiba, Japan
02. Singapore Changi Airport
Singapore Changi Airport commonly known as Changi Airport. It is a major civilian airport serving Singapore, and is one of the largest transportation hubs in Asia. As one of the busiest airports in the world by international passenger and cargo traffic, it is currently rated the second cleanest airport in the world by Skytrax.
It was ranked the best airport in the world in 2020, the first airport in the world to do so for eight consecutive years. It is also rated as one of the top 10 cleanest airports in the world and highly rated international transit airports. Changi Airport is one of the busiest passenger hubs in Southeast Asia, and is known for its unrivalled traveler experiences.
- Location: Changi, East Region, Singapore
01. Tokyo Haneda Airport
Tokyo International Airport commonly known as Haneda Airport. It is one of two primary airports serving the Greater Tokyo area, and is the primary base of two of Japan’s major domestic airlines, Japan Airlines (Terminal 1) and All Nippon Airways (Terminal 2). As well as Air Do, Skymark Airlines, Solaseed Air and StarFlyer. It is located less than 30 minutes from central Tokyo.
In 2021, Haneda is rated by Skytrax as the cleanest airport in the world 2021, and is the second best airport 2021. Tokyo Haneda International Airport is one of the busiest airports in the world, and it is the busiest airport in Japan. The airport has three terminals.
- Location: Ōta District, Tokyo, Japan