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NEW DELHI : In a list topped by Japan's Narita International Airport in Tokyo and dominated by American airports, two airports from India have been featured in the list of world's best airports for business travellers.

Online travel agency Globehunters has compiled a list of world's 45 most popular airports and ranked them according to their suitability for business travellers.

Japan’s Narita Airport, which recorded 81.1% on-time flight arrivals, was crowned as the world's best business airport. It also boasts of 19 passenger lounges, second only to Los Angeles International Airport.

USA has the highest number of business travel-friendly airports in the top 10 list, with the Los Angeles airport being at No. 2.

Delhi's Indira Gandhi International Airport is at the 38th spot while Mumbai's Chhatrapati Shivaji International Airport finds its place at the bottom of the list - No. 43.

Globehunters team took into account several factors such as on-time arrival performance, number of airlines and destinations served, number of lounges, the price of airport parking per day, etc.

While Japan's Tokyo Haneda Airport was ranked at the top for on-time arrival performance, Mumbai airport was assessed to be the second worst airport for a low on-time arrival record.

When compared to other international airports, Delhi airport isn't as bad, according to ratings given by Skytrax, a certified airport rating programme that takes into account how happy are travellers using airport.

Delhi airport got 4 out of 5 stars while Mumbai airport got 3. The two are India's most busiest airports.

Mumbai airport was partially shut for less than 2 months earlier this year for an extensive repair of runways.

Top 5 airports for business travellers:

1) Narita International Airport, Japan

2) Los Angeles International Airport, USA

3) Frankfurt Airport, Germany

4) Amsterdam Schiphol Airport, Netherlands

5) George Bush Intercontinental Airport, USA

6) Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport

7) Munich Airport

8) Madrid Barajas Airport

9) Tokyo Haneda Airport

10) Dubai International Airport

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