Accommodation and Travel Stats
Göteborg: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered bed nights increased one percent
In December 2019, 291,000 bed nights were recorded in Göteborg (+1.5 %), of which 213,000 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 77,900 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights increased four percent and foreign bed nights decreased six percent. In total, bed nights increased one percent from last year's December.
88,600 rooms (+10.9 %) were booked by leisure visitors and 81,400 rooms (+1.0 %) by business visitors.
Between January and December, 3.1 million bed nights (+5.0 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 1.3 million (-1.5 %) for foreigners in Göteborg, in total 4.4 million (+2.9 %) nights.
Registered bed nights statistics include stats for registered accommodations: hotels, holiday villages, youth hostels, campsites, and commercially arranged rentals in private cottages and apartments. Establishments with fewer than 9 beds or 5 rooms are excluded.
Registered bed nights
Bed nights by country of arrival
186,000 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased four percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 78.2 percent were domestic, and 21.8 percent were from foreign countries.
During December, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Göteborg on average 1.5 nights (-0.04) and foreigners 1.9 nights (+0.02).
466,000 air travelers
The airport received a total of 466,000 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals decreased less than one percent.
Of local passengers, 82.3 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 17.7 %.
In addition, there were 258,000 passengers departing the airport (-3.0 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 291,000 (-2.3 %).
Arriving passengers (excl. transfers)
Arriving passengers from
Passengers on transfers from
Departing passengers to
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 198.9 million SEK
Registered accommodation sales in December were 198.9 million SEK (+7.7 million).
Registered January-December sales were 3.2 billion SEK and they increased 141.0 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||1,200 SEK||-1.8 %||1,200 SEK||-1.9 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||680 SEK||2.5 %||730 SEK||1.7 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||680 SEK||-4.2 %||890 SEK||-1.8 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
76 accommodation establishments (+3)
9,800 rooms (+590)
20,200 beds (+300)
Room utilization 58.1 % (-1.4)
Unsold rooms 4,100
Bed utilization 48.4 % (-1.1)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Global Google searches for "göteborg"
Global Google searches for "göteborg + keyword"
Google searches for "göteborg" by search region
The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram
Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Statistics Sweden, Swedavia, Swedish Meteorological And Hydrological Institute