Helsinki tourism statistics

Visit Helsinki publishes a monthly statistical report on Helsinki tourism.

The report includes the latest statistical information published by Statistics Finland, the Finnish Maritime Administration and Finavia. Accommodation statistics have a two-month delay due to technical reasons.

A ten-year overview is available for the years 1990-2000.


Market Report / May 2016

Bednights up 5 per cent

Helsinki Tourism Statistics 5/2016

In May 2016, 299,000 overnight stays were recorded in Helsinki, of which 135,000 were spent by domestic visitors and 164,000 nights by foreign visitors (Russians 9,000, Japanese 11,000 and Chinese 7,000). Bednights were up to 5 per cent compared to the May of last year. Bednights spent by Finnish visitors increased by 4 per cent and those of foreign visitors grew 6 per cent. In May 2016 the number of bednights in Finland was 1,35 million (-0,2 %), of which Finns accounted for 973,000 (+1 %) and foreign visitors for 374,000 (-4 %). Overnight stays by Russian visitors totalled for 39,000 (-35 %).

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