Latest quarterly data for overall visits to the UK
Visits from overseas residents to the UK in Q4 (October to December) of 2016 were up 9% on Q4 2015. Spending by overseas visitors during Q4 was up 2% compared to Q4 last year (in nominal terms). Visitor nights in Q4 were up 2% on the same period last year.
Use the chart below to explore visits to the UK from overseas by quarter, including a breakdown of visits, nights and spend by market and purpose of visit. We also have data available by area in the latest data by area section as well as insights about the latest monthly data.