Accommodation and Travel Stats
Sweden: Tourism in a nutshell
3.1 million registered bed nights
In October 2020, 3.1 million bed nights were recorded in Sweden (-23.1 %), of which 2.7 million nights were spent by domestic visitors and 450,000 nights by foreigners. Domestic bed nights decreased 14 percent and foreign bed nights decreased 52 percent. In total, bed nights decreased 23 percent from last year's October.
Between January and October, 35.1 million bed nights (-20.7 %) were recorded for domestic visitors and 4.8 million (-70.2 %) for foreigners in Sweden, in total 39.8 million (-33.9 %) 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
Bed nights by country of arrival
743,000 air travelers
The airport received a total of 743,000 passengers, which means air passenger arrivals decreased 79 percent.
Of local passengers, 57.4 % arrived from abroad, thus the share of domestic passengers was 42.6 %.
In addition, there were 527,000 passengers departing the airport (-77.2 %), therefore the total number of trips via the airport was 475,000 (-72.5 %).
Arriving passengers (excl. transfers)
Arriving passengers from
Passengers on transfers from
Departing passengers to
856,000 passengers by ferries (September)
There were 856,000 arriving passengers by ferries. In total, the arrivals to port decreased 54 percent.
Ferry arrivals from different harbors
International = International cruise ships
Accommodation sales 1.4 billion SEK
Registered accommodation sales in October were 1.4 billion SEK (-1.1 billion).
Registered January-October sales were 12.9 billion SEK and they decreased 12.5 billion euro from the previous year.
|Adr (Registered)||870 SEK||-15.9 %||910 SEK||-12.1 %|
|Bed Night (Registered)||450 SEK||-26.2 %||320 SEK||-23.3 %|
|Revpar (Registered)||370 SEK||-41.9 %||330 SEK||-46.4 %|
Registered accommodation sales
Average registered room price (ADR)
Capacity & Utilization
2,800 accommodation establishments (+3)
117,000 rooms (-3,600)
300,000 beds (-1,400)
Room utilization 41.9 % (-19)
Unsold rooms 67,800
Bed utilization 28.7 % (-9.9)
Registered room utilization for establishments
Website's user sessions by language
Global Google searches for "sweden"
Global Google searches for "sweden + keyword"
Google searches for "sweden" by search region
The occurrence of hashtags on Instagram
Hotel customer satisfaction by nationalities
Sources: Statistics Sweden, Swedavia, Trafa