Route Development

Highlands and Islands Airports Route Development

Why Connect with Inverness Airport

  • Inverness has been enjoying something of a development boom in recent years
  • 8% year on year airport passenger growth in 2015
  • 60:40 leisure-business airline passenger profile
  • No APD charged on outbound flights from Inverness
  • 320,000 catchment population (67,000 living in the City of Inverness)
  • 17% population growth in Inverness between 2001 and 2011
  • 21% growth in overseas visitors between 2013 and 2014
  • 6% of UK leisure visitors to the Highlands arrive by plane
  • £100m Inverness campus opened in 2015 – a 215 acre business, research and education site including the University of the Highlands and Islands

For more information please contact Lynda Johnston, Head of Business Development, on + 44 (0)1667 464 277 or by email on ljohnston@hial.co.uk