Inbound tourism trends by market

Use the interactive charts below to see how tourism to the UK from different markets has evolved over recent years, as well as explore data for overseas visits, nights and spend. 

For the most recent trends, view our headline summary of the latest key data including visits by journey purpose and region of world, with figures updated each month.

Tourism trends by market

Use our interactive charts below for UK data on visits, nights, and spend, as well as filter by age, gender, journey purpose (e.g. holiday, business), season, mode of transport, length of stay and whether package/independent travel. You can also download files showing:

View our dedicated sections on UK nations, regions and counties as well as towns for data on specific locations within Britain.

Inbound tourism to Britain

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Overview of UK visitor statistics in   Change from last year
Number of visits
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Total nights spent
Average length of stay (Nights)
Average spend per visit (GBP)
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Journey purpose
 
Purpose % of total
Duration of stay
 
Duration % of total
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