New FinanceBuzz releases list of 10 worst US airports for late travelers

FinanceBuzz has announced the release of findings from its study of the 10 worst airports for late travelers, the company said.

These are the 10 airports where travelers are least likely to make their flight:

1
Newark Liberty International Airport (EWR)
2
Charlotte/Douglas International Airport (CLT)
3
Minneapolis/St. Paul International Airport (MSP)
4
Orlando International Airport (MCO)
5
Atlanta International Airport (ATL)
6
San Francisco International Airport (SFO)
7
Seattle/Tacoma International Airport (SEA)
8
Bush Intercontinental Airport (IAH)
9
Detroit Metro Airport (DTW)
10
John F. Kennedy International Airport (JFK)

FinanceBuzz analyzed 12 different metrics for the 45 busiest airports in the United States (based on total passenger departures for 2018). Factors include: TSA wait times, number of departing passengers, on-time departure percentage, number of gates, estimated terminal square footage, and whether the airport offers CLEAR. Each airport received a rating of 1 to 5 for each of the 12 factors, then a weighted average based on FinanceBuzz´s proprietary methodology was calculated.

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