On Time Performance

The percentage of flights that departed/arrived at their gate within 15 minutes of scheduled time. Various factors impact on-time performance, including airline staffing, weather and other operational disruptions.

Terminal 1

Domestic

58%
Up
53%

International

47%
47%

Transborder

51%
Up
49%

Terminal 3

Domestic

71%
Up
59%

International

55%
Up
54%

Transborder

67%
Up
64%

Grand Total

58%
Up
54%

Cancellations

The percentage of flights airlines have cancelled.

4%
Down
5%

Baggage Delivery

Baggage delivery to and from the aircraft is managed by the airlines. The below data references the average length of time it takes for the first bag to be delivered to the carousel.

Domestic

23 minutes
23 minutes

International

31 minutes
Up
29 minutes

Transborder

23 minutes
23 minutes

International Arrivals

There are times when the Greater Toronto Airports Authority may hold passengers onboard their plane or in waiting areas to make room in the customs hall.

The below data references the number of international arriving flights held and/or metered and average hold times, including the number of passengers impacted.

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230,430

Inbound International Passengers

Arriving on approximately 261 international flights, per day.

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Passengers Impacted

16,877
Down
18,999
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Holding

Count of flights where all passengers were held on the aircraft at the gate.

2
Down
7

Holding & Metering

Count of flights held or flights where passengers were released in groups and metered by 5/10/15 minutes (Metering) or flights that were both Held & Metered.

77
Down
78
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Average Hold Time

Average time a flight was held.

20 minutes
Down
35 minutes