The situation is gradually changing with airports improving their digital access and enabling customers to get online. Wi-Fi speed and quality have been tested in 226 airports worldwide.
USA and Thailand are leading with 7 and 6 airports featuring on the Top 20 global list respectively. As Internet access becomes more important in daily routines it’s increasingly something that travelers not only appreciate but have come to expect when waiting for a flight.
Besides, 5 new airports made the cut to Top 20 list this year: 3 of them located in the USA – Tampa International, Pagr Field and Tulsa International Airports; also Vilnius International Airport in Lithuania and Juanda International Airport in Indonesia.
The best of South America was Guanare Airport in Venezuela with 8.20 Mbps download speed on average.