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 138 percent
In December 2021, 29,500 registered bed nights were recorded in Luleå (+138.0 %), of which 23,000 nights were spent by domestic visitors and 6,500 nights by foreigners. Registered domestic bed nights increased 119 percent and registered foreign bed nights increased 250 percent. In total, registered bed nights increased 138 percent from last year's December.
Most foreign registered bed nights were recorded for travelers from United States (1,300 nights).
7,700 rooms (+112.7 %) were booked by leisure visitors and 10,200 rooms (+140.4 %) by business visitors.
Between January and December, 327,000 registered bed nights (+25.8 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 77,700 (+95.5 %) for foreigners in Luleå, in total 404,000 (+35.1 %) 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
17,500 tourists arrived to registered accommodation
Arrivals to registered accommodation increased 171 percent compared to earlier year. Of all registered arrivals, 79.9 percent were domestic, and 20.1 percent were from foreign countries.
During December, domestic visitors stayed in registered accommodation in Luleå on average 1.6 nights (-0.27) and foreigners 1.8 nights (-0.1).
Visitor days by region
Visitor days by city
Visitor days by postal code
Visitor nights by region
64,700 air travelers
The airport received a total of 64,700 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals increased 220 percent.
Of local passengers, 3.5 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 96.5 %.
In addition, there were 63,000 passengers departing the airport (+220.9 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 64,100 (+213.3 %).
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 17.3 million SEK
Registered accommodation sales in December were 17.3 million SEK (+10.7 million).
Registered January-December sales were 218.4 million SEK and they increased 61.1 million euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||970 SEK||14.8 %||980 SEK||2.4 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||590 SEK||9.8 %||540 SEK||2.8 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||430 SEK||119.5 %||470 SEK||29.1 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Non-registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
21 accommodation establishments (+0)
1,300 rooms (+123)
2,800 beds (+310)
Room utilization 44.3 % (+21)
Unsold rooms 740
Bed utilization 35.5 % (+18)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Sources: Statistics Sweden, Swedavia, Swedish Meteorological And Hydrological Institute