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The Best Airlines for International Travel

List Criteria: Includes all airlines that make international trips from one continent to another

List of the best airlines for international travel around the world, or to and from the US. These airlines are known for their affordable tickets, plentiful and flexible flight times, top rate customer service, and many other perks. Large airlines like KLM, Virgin, and Lufthansa have long ruled the skies, but smaller companies like El-Al and Aer Lingus have gained popularity in recent decades due to their cheaper tickets and more pleasant flight experiences. However, many smaller companies have limited options, flying to fewer or inconvenient airports, or they offer less frequent flights.

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    Singapore Changi Airport Singapore

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    Dubai International Airport United Arab Emirates

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    London Heathrow Airport, Gatwick Airport United Kingdom

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    Hong Kong International Airport China

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    Berlin Brandenburg Airport, Munich Airport, London Heathrow Airport Germany

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    Adelaide Airport, Melbourne Airport, Perth Airport Australia

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    Istanbul Atatürk Airport Turkey

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    Lyon–Saint Exupéry Airport, Bordeaux–Mérignac Airport, ... France

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    Doha International Airport Qatar

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    Gimpo International Airport, Incheon International Airport South Korea

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    Calgary International Airport, Montréal–Pierre Elliott Trudeau ... Canada

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    Amsterdam Airport Schiphol Holland

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    Auckland Airport New Zealand

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    Suvarnabhumi Airport Thailand

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    Kuala Lumpur International Airport, Penang International Airport, Kota ... Malaysia

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    Gimpo International Airport, Incheon International Airport South Korea

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    added by gaeul Kahului Airport, Honolulu International Airport

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    Chūbu Centrair International Airport, Osaka International Airport, Kansai ... Japan

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    John F. Kennedy International Airport USA

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    new! & added by YellowDragon Bandaranaike International Airport

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    Salt Lake City International Airport, Charles de Gaulle Airport, John F. USA

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    Vienna International Airport Austria

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    Osaka International Airport, Kansai International Airport, Haneda Airport ... Japan

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    Sheremetyevo International Airport Russia

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    Soekarno–Hatta International Airport, Polonia International Airport, ... Indonesia

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    Melbourne Airport, Sydney Airport, Brisbane Airport Australia

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    Indira Gandhi International Airport, Chennai International Airport, ... India

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    Beijing Capital International Airport, Haikou Meilan International Airport ... China

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    Kuala Lumpur International Airport Malaysia

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    Kalibo International Airport, Francisco Bangoy International Airport, ... The Phillippines

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    Los Angeles International Airport, Ted Stevens Anchorage International ... USA

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    Calgary International Airport, Toronto Pearson International Airport Canada

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    Los Angeles International Airport, John F. Kennedy International Airport, ... USA

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    Copenhagen Airport, Oslo Airport, Gardermoen, Stockholm Arlanda Airport ... Norway

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    Edinburgh Airport, Lyon–Saint Exupéry Airport, London Stansted ... United Kingdom

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    Indira Gandhi International Airport, Bengaluru International Airport, ... India

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    Noi Bai International Airport, Tan Son Nhat International Airport, Long ... Vietnam

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    Sola Air Station, Trondheim Airport, Værnes, Bergen Airport, ... Norway

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    Málaga Airport, San Pablo Airport, Charles de Gaulle Airport Spain

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    Shenzhen Bao'an International Airport China

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    Denver International Airport, Eppley Airfield, Kansas City International ... USA

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    Kunming Wujiaba International Airport, Shanghai Hongqiao International ... China

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    added by shobhitjn49 Calicut International Airport, Indira Gandhi International Airport, ... India

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    Orlando International Airport, General Mitchell International Airport, ... USA

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    Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport, Philadelphia International ... USA

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    Saudia Abha Regional Airport, Prince Mohammad Bin Abdulaziz Airport, King Fahd ... Saudi Arabia

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    Chongqing Jiangbei International Airport, Ürümqi Diwopu ... China

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