Global Air Cargo Hub
Since its opening in 1981, our airport has established itself as a leading aviation hub. We are one of the world's busiest airports for international air cargo, handling over 1.97 million tonnes annually, with transhipment volume accounting for almost half of the throughput.
Among these, over 20 airlines operate more than 300 weekly scheduled freighter flights linking Singapore to about 52 cities in 18 countries.
|Two Letter||Three Letter
|*AHK Air Hong Kong
|All Nippon Airways Co Limited||NH||ANA|
|*Cargolux Airlines International S.A.
|Cathay Pacific Airways Limited||CX||CPA|
|China Airlines Limited||CI||CAL|
|*China Cargo Airlines
|EVA Airways Corporation||BR||EVA|
|*Hong Kong Airlines Limited
|*My Indo Airlines
|*Nippon Cargo Airlines
|*Polar Air Cargo Worldwide Inc||PO||PAC|
|*Silk Way West Airlines||7L||AZG|
|*Singapore Airlines Cargo Pte Ltd
|*Tri MG Intra Asia Airlines
|*United Parcel Service Co
Integrated logistics gateway
Designed to move cargo like clockwork round the clock, our Changi Airfreight Centre (CAC), Airport Logistics Park of Singapore (Alps), Coolchain facilities, as well as our warehouses and offices at the Airfreight Centre are well equipped to cater to your operational needs.
Consistent air freight traffic
Our airport has consistently maintained its position as one of the region's key hubs for air cargo, being in the top 10 largest airports in the world for international air cargo traffic.
(Source: Airport Council International 2015)
Our airport is the region’s premier air cargo hub. Since we opened for operations in 1981, our cargo volume has increased by an average annual rate of 7%.
We consistently set new standards in operational efficiency and expertise to meet the changing needs of the cargo community. Stringent standards are set to ensure that ground handlers deliver world class services to the cargo agents and the shippers.Performance Standards
|Cargo documents available within 2 hours of passenger aircraft arrival||90%|
|Cargo documents available within 4 hours of freighter aircraft arrival||90%|
|Cargo available within 3.5 hours of passenger aircraft arrival||90%|
|Cargo available within 5.5 hours of freighter aircraft arrival||90%|
|Cargo cleared by customs within 13 minutes||90%|
Changi Airport joins Pharma.Aero
Changi Airport joins Brussels Airport and Miami International Airport in the launch of Pharma.Aero, a new organization focused on improving pharma handling and quality in the air cargo industry worldwide.Find out more about Changi Airport’s participation in Pharma.Aero here.
Asia’s First CEIV Pharma Community
Companies from different parts of the air cargo supply chain are undergoing the International Air Transport Association’s (IATA) Center of Excellence for Independent Validators on Pharmaceutical Handling (CEIV Pharma) certification. Find out more on the launch of the IATA CEIV Pharma Community in Changi Airport.
We strive to develop a collaborative and consultative relationship with our air cargo partners so as to enhance our current and future facilities and infrastructure for our partners’ business needs.
Total cargo tonnage in 2016
Connected cities worldwide
Awards & Accolades
Million passengers in 2016
City links within SE Asia
Connected to all ASEAN countries