Sydney Airport


Sydney Airport has around 330 000 aircraft movements (mostly international and domestic passenger jets) and nearly 40 million passengers pass through its terminal annually.

A movement cap of 80 aircraft movements per hour is in place as an element of noise sharing and achieving balance between the efficient use of the airport and broader environmental impacts. Access movement cap reports. Further information is available at the Department of Infrastructure and Regional Development.

A curfew at Sydney Airport between the hours of 11pm and 6am restricts both aircraft type and runway usage. The rules for the curfew are outlined in the Sydney Airport Curfew Act 1995.

Information on movements at Sydney Airport for the period selected is below.

October - December 2017
July - September 2017
April - June 2017
January - March 2017
2016 Overview
October - December 2016
July - September 2016
April - June 2016
January - March 2016