Accommodation and Travel Stats
Luleå: Tourism in a nutshell
Registered accommodation. All changes are relative to the same period a year ago.
Registered bed nights increased 40 percent
In September 2021, 35,700 registered bed nights were recorded in Luleå (+39.8 %), of which 29,000 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 6,700 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights increased 34 percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 70 percent. In total, registered bed nights increased 40 percent from last year's September.
Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from United States (1,100 nights).
7,400 rooms (+30.7 %) were booked by leisure visitors and 15,900 rooms (+38.4 %) by business visitors.
Between January and September, 239,000 registered bed nights (+14.1 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 56,500 (+84.1 %) for foreigners in Luleå, in total 296,000 (+23.0 %) 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
17,400 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 28 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 82.7 percent were domestic, and 17.3 percent were from foreign countries.
During September, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Luleå on average 2.0 nights (+0.23) and foreigners 2.2 nights (-0.34).
Visitor days by region
Visitor days by city
Visitor days by postal code
Visitor nights by region
51,300 air travelers
The airport received a total of 51,300 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals increased 46 percent.
Of local passengers, 1.6 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 98.4 %.
In addition, there were 49,600 passengers departing the airport (+42.4 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 52,200 (+48.1 %).
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 22.7 million SEK
Registered accommodation sales in September were 22.7 million SEK (+6.9 million).
Registered January-September sales were 151.0 million SEK and they increased 26.9 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||980 SEK||5.8 %||980 SEK||0.4 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||640 SEK||2.8 %||510 SEK||-1.1 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||570 SEK||27.3 %||450 SEK||15.7 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Non-registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
22 accommodation establishments (+0)
1,300 rooms (+123)
2,900 beds (+300)
Room utilization 58.1 % (+9.8)
Unsold rooms 560
Bed utilization 42.7 % (+8.4)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Accommodation customer satisfaction
Average customer satisfaction score on Booking.com given by accommodation customers in September was 7.92/10 (-0.05).
Accommodation customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Booking.Com, Statistics Sweden, Swedavia, Swedish Meteorological And Hydrological Institute