Menorca Airport is situated approximately 4.5 kilometres to the southwest of the island's capital, Mahon. Its facilities provide a premium service, meeting both the island's tourism needs as well as those of its capital city, Mahón, where it is located.

It is primarily a tourist airport with a large number of charter flights, especially during the summer.

Spain and The United Kingdom account for the greatest number of passengers. Nationally, Barcelona, Palma de Mallorca and Madrid are the most important destinations.

In 2015, the airport handled  2,867,521 passengers, 28,687 flight operations and 1,502 tonnes of cargo traffic.

Year Passengers Year Passengers
2006 2,690,992 2011 2,576,200
2007 2,776,458 2012 2,545,942
2008 2,605,932 2013 2,565,462
2009 2,433,666 2014 2,632,616
2010 2,511,629 2015 2,867,521