Accommodation and Travel Stats
Gothenburg: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
177,000 registered bed nights
In September 2020, 177,000 registered bed nights were recorded in Gothenburg (-47.7 %), of which 153,000 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 24,100 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights decreased 34 percent and registered foreign bed nights decreased 78 percent. In total, registered bed nights decreased 48 percent from last year's September.
Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from Germany (4,000 nights).
58,700 rooms (-43.5 %) were booked by leisure visitors and 47,900 rooms (-62.3 %) by business visitors.
Between January and September, 1.4 million registered bed nights (-41.9 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 273,000 (-74.5 %) for foreigners in Gothenburg, in total 1.6 million (-52.2 %) registered 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
Registered bed nights by country of arrival
106,000 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased 46 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 88.0 percent were domestic, and 12.0 percent were from foreign countries.
During September, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Gothenburg on average 1.6 nights (+0.0) and foreigners 1.9 nights (-0.08).
47,100 air travelers
The airport received a total of 47,100 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals decreased 85 percent.
Of local passengers, 79.3 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 20.7 %.
In addition, there were 47,800 passengers departing the airport (-85.1 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 94,900 (-85.0 %).
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 101.0 million SEK
Registered accommodation sales in September were 101.0 million SEK (-209.9 million).
Registered January-September sales were 957.4 million SEK and they decreased 1.5 billion euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||950 SEK||-29.7 %||1,000 SEK||-17.9 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||570 SEK||-37.9 %||590 SEK||-17.6 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||380 SEK||-63.8 %||390 SEK||-57.4 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
73 accommodation establishments (-4)
9,300 rooms (-570)
19,600 beds (-730)
Room utilization 40.4 % (-38)
Unsold rooms 5,500
Bed utilization 31.5 % (-24)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Global Google searches for "gothenburg"
Global Google searches for "gothenburg + keyword"
Google searches for "gothenburg" by search region
The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram
The number of likes for posts with hashtags on Instagram
Accommodation customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Statistics Sweden, Swedavia, Swedish Meteorological And Hydrological Institute