Accommodation and Travel Stats
Jyväskylä: Tourism in a nutshell
46,300 registered bed nights
In August 2019, 46,300 bed nights were recorded in Jyväskylä (-3.5 %), of which 36,700 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 9,500 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights decreased seven percent and foreign bed nights increased 11 percent. In total, bed nights decreased three percent from last year's August.
24,900 nights (-7.1 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 21,400 nights (+1.1 %) by business visitors.
Between January and August, 286,000 bed nights (+1.8 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 48,600 (-18.5 %) for foreigners in Jyväskylä, in total 334,000 (-1.7 %) 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
Bed nights by country of arrival
30,200 tourists arrived to accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased five percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 86.8 percent were domestic, and 13.2 percent were from foreign countries.
During August, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Jyväskylä on average 1.4 nights (-0.05) and foreigners 2.4 nights (+0.57).
3,700 international congress guests in 2019
The number of international congress quests decreased 22 percent from the previous year.
There was a total of 51 congresses organized (+5.0) in 2019.
2,100 air travelers
The airport received a total of 2,100 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals decreased 13 percent.
Of local passengers, 0.1 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 99.9 %.
In addition, there were 2,400 passengers departing the airport (-16.4 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 4,500 (-14.9 %).
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 3.6 million euro
Registered accommodation sales in August were 3.6 million euro (+541,000).
Registered January-August sales were 22.1 million euro and they decreased 1.0 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||117 €||16.7 %||101 €||-2.8 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||77 €||22.1 %||66 €||-2.7 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||66 €||16.5 %||55 €||-8.2 %|
Tax free sales +7.7 %
Tax free sales increased eight percent from the previous year.
(Russians +10.3 %, Chinese -14.2 %, Japanese -29.2 %)
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
20 accommodation establishments (+1)
1,700 rooms (+45)
3,600 beds (+119)
Room utilization 56.8 % (-0.1)
Unsold rooms 760
Bed utilization 42.5 % (-2.2)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Hotel customer satisfaction
Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by hotel customers in August was 8.75/10.
Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Booking.Com, Business Finland, Finavia, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Global Blue, Statistics Finland