Sydney Airport reports bumper October visitor numbers

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by Anna Napoli

Sydney Airport (ASX:SYD) says October has been its busiest month for the year with more than 3.9 million passengers passing through.

International passenger traffic in October increased 6 per cent compared to the same time last year.

The company says the strong October result was driven by both seat capacity growth and stable load factors.

Sydney's fastest growing nationalities included Japanese, American and Indian visitors.

The airport was this month names Australia's best Capital City Airport for the second consecutive year.

Shares in Sydney Airport (ASX:SYD) shares are trading 0.15 per cent higher to $6.61.

Anna Napoli

Finance News Network
Anna joined FNN February 2018 and also works with Channel 7 as a freelance producer. Anna has also worked as a lawyer and lecturer. She has also presented news updates for interstate news with Southern Cross Austereo.