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It’s official: these are the world’s cleanest airports (and only one is in Europe)

Based on customer satisfaction surveys, Asian airports wipe the floor with their cleanliness rankings

Liv Kelly
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Liv Kelly

We’ve all become a bit more cleanliness-conscious over the last couple of years, and our airports have caught on. But which air hubs have the squeakiest floors and the freshest bathrooms?

An annual report by Skytrax is here to tell us. It’s ranked airports from all over the world on their cleanliness based on customer satisfaction surveys, and there’s one region – and one country, in particular – which totally wipes the floor with the rest. 

Japan’s Haneda Airport has reclaimed its title as the cleanest airport in the world for no less than the ninth year, but four more of the country’s hubs, including Tokyo Narita and Kansai, rank in the top ten, too. 

Seoul Incheon claims second place, and Singapore Changi claims third. The only appearance from Europe is made by Zurich in spot number 10, but nowhere in North America or the UK makes the cut – here are the ten that did. 

These are the world’s ten cleanest airports

  1. Haneda Airport, Japan
  2. Seoul Incheon, South Korea
  3. Singapore Changi
  4. Doha Hamad, Japan
  5. Centrair Nagoya, Japan
  6. Tokyo Narita, Japan
  7. Kansai, Japan
  8. Hong Kong
  9. Taiwan Taoyuan
  10. Zurich, Switzerland

You can have a look at the cleanest airports by region according to Skytrax here

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