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The top 10 airports in the world 2014

For the second year in a row, Singapore’s Changi Airport has been voted the world’s best airport, with the top 10 list dominated by Asia and Europe.

Apr 12, 2014 | By AFPRelaxnews

Terminal 3 Singapore Changi airport

Millions of flyers cast their votes for the World Airport Awards and have given the top spot to Singapore’s Changi Airport for the second year in a row.

It beats 410 airports around the world to snag the lofty title. The awards were based on 12.85 million customer nominations across 110 nationalities.

More than just a place of transit, the Changi airport is designed to take the stress out of flying with features that include rooftop gardens, an entertainment deck with gaming areas, a playground, movie theater, as well as a Balinese-themed swimming pool and Jacuzzi.

vertical garden and green wall at singapore airport

Here’s a selection of some of the major winners:

World’s best airports

  1. Singapore Changi Airport
  2. Incheon International Airport (South Korea)
  3. Munich Airport
  4. Hong Kong International Airport
  5. Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
  6. Tokyo International Airport Haneda
  7. Beijing Capital International Airport
  8. Zurich Airport
  9. Vancouver International Airport
  10. London Heathrow Airport

Incheon airport

Best airports in North America

  1. Vancouver International Airport
  2. Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky Airport
  3. Denver International Airport
  4. San Francisco International Airport
  5. Toronto Pearson Airport

Vancouver International Airport

Best airports in Europe

  1. Munich Airport
  2. Amsterdam Schiphol Airport
  3. Zurich Airport
  4. London Heathrow Airport
  5. Frankfurt Airport

London Heathrow garden

Best airports in Asia

  1. Singapore Changi Airport
  2. Incheon International Airport
  3. Hong Kong International Airport
  4. Tokyo International Airport Haneda
  5. Beijing Capital International Airport

Beijing International Airport

Best airport in Middle East: Abu Dhabi International Airport
Best airport in South America: Lima Jorge Chavez International Airport, Lima, Peru
World’s best airport shopping: Heathrow Airport

heathrow sunset

World’s Best airport for leisure amenities: Singapore Changi Airport
World’s Best airport for dining: Hong Kong International Airport
World’s Best airport hotel: Regal Airport Hotel, Hong Kong

changi airport

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