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Milan Malpensa Airport (MXP)

Milan, Italy

Milan Malpensa is the 30th best airport according to our worldwide airport ranking. Almost 19 million air passengers travel through the airport annually, making it the second busiest airport in Italy.

MXP Flight Delays and Flight Cancellations


On-Time Performance

Almost 200 flights depart from Milan Malpensa airport daily. The average flight delay percentage for the airport was 16% in 2016, which is less than at Rome Fiumincino but more than at Madrid Airport. Dubai International Airport is the destination that receives the largest traffic from Milan Malpensa. Despite the heavy traffic, Milan Malpensa manages to hold true to its tight schedule, ranking 8.42 for punctuality. Last year, only 0.56% of all flights departing from the airport were canceled or heavily delayed (more than three hours).

On-time performance for nearby airports

For delays longer than 3 hours and cancellations, airline passengers are entitled to compensation under EU regulation. If you encounter these flight disruptions you could be eligible for up to 600€. Alternatively, if you are denied boarding to flight departing or terminating at Rome Fiumicino from the US due to an overbooked flight you may be entitled to up to 600€. Learn more about your air passenger rights when traveling from and to Milan Malpensa Airport

On-time performance for nearby airports
Nearby AirportOn-Time Performance
Milan Linate Airport 9.0
Milan Bergamo/orio al Serio Airport 8.5
Rome Fiumicino Airport 7.8
Flight Delay Compensation

Had a Delayed or Cancelled Flight from MXP Airport?

Every year, 16% of flights departing from Milan Malpensa Airport are delayed or canceled. AirHelp assists air passengers who have experienced a flight delay or cancellation to get compensation from their airline. Simply enter your flight details for any flight that has been delayed or canceled in the last 3 years to check your eligibility. You could be owed up to 600€ in compensation.

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Flights from MXP

Milan Malpensa is one of the largest international airports in Italy. It’s the 2nd busiest airport in the nation and the busiest international airport in Italy, with more than 396 flights departing every day. Dubai, Barcelona and Emirates are the airlines that carry the highest number of passengers from Milan Malpensa.

Flights from MXP
1. Emirates
2. Eurowings
3. Lufthansa
4. Easyjet
5. Ryanair

Most Popular Flight Routes

Delayed or Cancelled Flight Routes from MXP

As only 16% of flights out of Milan Malpensa airport are delayed or canceled, you’re likely to arrive at your destination on time. However, there are some routes that are affected by flight delays and cancellations more often than others. Here is our list of the routes that are most frequently affected:

Delayed or Cancelled Flight Routes from MXP
RouteFlights disrupted
1.MXP to SAW (Istanbul Sabiha Gokcen Airport, Istanbul, Turkey)70%
2.MXP to DEL (Delhi, Delhi, India)59%
3.MXP to LTN (London Luton Airport, London , United Kingdom)46%

Had a flight delay from MXP in the last 3 years? You could be eligible to claim compensation.

Did you know that any delayed, cancelled or overbooked flight you’ve taken in the last 3 years could be eligible for compensation from the airline? Wherever you’re flying from -- EU, US or international, you have unique passenger rights for the region. For flights from Malpensa airport, you could be eligible for up to 600 euro in compensation for delays or cancellations. Learn more about your air passenger rights when your flight has been delayed and what steps to take next.

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MXP Service & Quality Ratings


Quality of Service

This score is based on a series of public customer review sources, as well as our own internal data.

How Passengers feel about MXP Airport


Passenger sentiment

We analyzed passenger’s opinions on Twitter about their experience traveling to and from Milan Malpensa, and the overall satisfaction level was 8.30 on a scale of 10, making it more satisfactory than Rome Fiumicino

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About MXP Airport

Out of the 3 Airports in the Milan area, Malpensa offers the most international flights.

MXP Airport Location

Milan Malpensa Airport is located just outside downtown Milan, Lombardia.

Getting around MXP

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Baggage Claim Issues

Baggage Claim Issues at MXP

If you’ve lost your baggage or your luggage was delayed or damaged, you could be entitled to compensation from your airline. Learn more about your rights to compensation and what steps you should take when you experience a luggage-related issue.
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Get compensation when your air travel doesn't go as planned.

If you’ve been on a delayed, cancelled, or disrupted flight in the last three years, the airlines might owe you money for your troubles. Check with AirHelp to see if your flight qualifies for compensation.

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