Accommodation and Travel Stats
Joensuu: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
Registered bed nights increased 122 percent (March)
In March 2022, 14,100 registered bed nights were recorded in Joensuu (+121.7 %), of which 10,900 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 3,200 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights increased 80 percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 890 percent. In total, registered bed nights increased 122 percent from last year's March.
Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from Germany (560 nights).
5,200 nights (+130.5 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 8,900 nights (+116.9 %) by business visitors.
Between January and March, 26,100 registered bed nights (+50.8 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 4,800 (+394.3 %) for foreigners in Joensuu, in total 30,900 (+68.9 %) registered nights.
Registered bed nights statistics include stats for registered accommodations: hotels, motels, guest houses, hostels, holiday villages and campsites. Establishments with fewer than 20 beds or caravan lots with an electrical connection point are excluded.
Registered bed nights
Registered bed nights by country of arrival
7,800 tourists arrived to registered accommodation (March)
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 103 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 89.4 percent were domestic, and 10.6 percent were from foreign countries.
During March, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Joensuu on average 1.6 nights (-0.05) and foreigners 3.9 nights (+0.54).
Visitor days by region
Visitor days by city
Visitor days by postal code
Visitor nights by region
770 air travelers
The airport received a total of 770 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals increased 1,200 percent.
Of local passengers, 0.5 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 99.5 %.
In addition, there were 780 passengers departing the airport (+1,709.3 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 1,500 (+1,432.7 %).
Arriving passengers (excl. transfers)
Arriving passengers from
Passengers on transfers from
Departing passengers to
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Trips by Russian travelers over the eastern border increased 19 percent
A total of 31,300 Russians arrived in Finland over the eastern border crossings.
The share of southeastern border stations was 75.5 percent.
- Vaalimaa: 14,100 (+105.0 %)
- Nuijamaa: 8,800 (+18.0 %)
- Imatra: 760 (-78.8 %)
- Vainikkala (train): 4.0 (-33.3 %)
- Niirala: 5,400 (+2.0 %)
- Vartius: 1,900 (+8.2 %)
- Kuusamo: 21 (-74.1 %)
- Salla: 173 (+174.6 %)
- Raja-Jooseppi: 83 (+144.1 %)
Russian visa applications increased 800 percent (February)
There was a total of 7,500 visa applications to Finland made by the Russians. 82.4 percent were done at St. Petersburg's consulate.
|Adr (Non-Registered)||86 €||-3.3 %||81 €||-5.4 %|
|Revpar (Non-Registered)||48 €||-1.2 %||44 €||-11.4 %|
Duty-free invoice vouchers stamped at the border stations
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
Airbnb and Vrbo
80 accommodation establishments (+1)
67 apartments (+2)
118 rooms (+9)
Apartment utilization 56.3 % (+1.1)
Unsold apartments 29
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Accommodation customer satisfaction (March)
Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by accommodation customers in March was 8.36/10 (-0.2).
Accommodation customer satisfaction by nationalities
Visitor count by attraction
Sources: Airdna, Booking.Com, Business Finland, Finavia, Finnish Border Guard, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Ministry For Foreign Affairs Of Finland, Statistics Finland, Tak Research