Accommodation and Travel Stats
Lapland: Tourism in a nutshell
81,200 registered bed nights (June)
In June 2020, 81,200 bed nights were recorded in Lapland (-51.7 %), of which 77,700 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 3,500 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights decreased 28 percent and foreign bed nights decreased 94 percent. In total, bed nights decreased 52 percent from last year's June.
Most foreign bed nights were recorded for travelers from Norway (1,400 nights).
67,000 nights (-49.1 %) were spend by leisure visitors and 14,200 nights (-61.0 %) by business visitors.
Between January and June, 455,000 bed nights (-37.5 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 708,000 (-23.2 %) for foreigners in Lapland, in total 1.2 million (-29.5 %) 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
41,800 tourists arrived to accommodation (June)
Arrivals to registered accommodation decreased 57 percent compared to earlier year. Of all arrivals, 95.0 percent were domestic, and 5.0 percent were from foreign countries.
During June, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Lapland on average 2.0 nights (-0.04) and foreigners 1.7 nights (+0.28).
5,500 air travelers (Rovaniemi)
The airport received a total of 5,500 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals decreased 65 percent.
Of local passengers, 0.8 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 99.2 %.
In addition, there were 5,200 passengers departing the airport (-65.6 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 10,700 (-65.5 %).
Arriving passengers (excl. transfers) (Rovaniemi)
Arriving passengers from (Rovaniemi)
Passengers on transfers from (Rovaniemi)
Departing passengers to (Rovaniemi)
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 2.6 million euro (June)
Registered accommodation sales in June were 2.6 million euro (-3.9 million).
Registered January-June sales were 82.0 million euro and they decreased 23.1 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||71 €||-9.8 %||147 €||11.5 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||32 €||-17.3 %||70 €||10.7 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||14 €||-42.2 %||63 €||-3.5 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization (June)
172 accommodation establishments (-24)
6,600 rooms (-2,100)
22,300 beds (-3,900)
Room utilization 20.5 % (-12)
(for establishments in use)
Unsold rooms 5,200
Bed utilization 11.3 % (-7.9)
Registered room utilization
Website's user sessions by language
Sources: Business Finland, Finavia, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Statistics Finland
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