Accommodation and Travel Stats
Gothenburg: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
Registered bed nights increased 23 percent
In August 2022, 511,000 registered bed nights were recorded in Gothenburg (+22.5 %), of which 366,000 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 145,000 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights increased nine percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 75 percent. In total, registered bed nights increased 23 percent from last year's August.
153,000 rooms (+19.2 %) were booked by leisure visitors and 98,000 rooms (+61.0 %) by business visitors.
Between January and August, 2.1 million registered bed nights (+45.4 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 781,000 (+185.0 %) for foreigners in Gothenburg, in total 2.9 million (+67.7 %) registered nights.
Registered bed nights statistics include stats for registered accommodations: hotels, holiday villages, youth hostels and campsites. Establishments with fewer than 9 beds or 5 rooms are excluded.
Registered bed nights
Registered bed nights by country of arrival
285,000 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 25 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 75.3 percent were domestic, and 24.7 percent were from foreign countries.
During August, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Gothenburg on average 1.7 nights (-0.04) and foreigners 2.1 nights (-0.15).
Visitors by region
Visitors by city
Visitors by postal code
Visitor nights by region
254,000 air travelers
The airport received a total of 254,000 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals increased 71 percent.
Of local passengers, 87.8 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 12.2 %.
In addition, there were 219,000 passengers departing the airport (+88.1 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 473,000 (+78.6 %).
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 440.8 million crowns
Registered accommodation sales in August were 440.8 million crowns (+226.0 million).
Registered January-August sales were 2.2 billion crowns and they increased 1.3 billion crowns from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||1,800 SEK||54.7 %||1,400 SEK||41.6 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||1,400 SEK||91.9 %||920 SEK||141.0 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||860 SEK||67.5 %||770 SEK||52.6 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Non-registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
77 accommodation establishments (+1)
10,300 rooms (+450)
23,000 beds (+1,800)
Room utilization 79.3 % (+15)
Unsold rooms 2,100
Bed utilization 66.4 % (+6.2)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Sources: Statistics Sweden, Swedavia