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Transport network and passenger transport

Transport network 1990 2000 2010 2017 2018 2019
Length of railway line 1), km 5 846 5 854 5 919 l     5 926 5 926 5 923
Length of tram line, km 88 84 91 98 l     2) 49 49
Length of underground line, km 16 21 21 35 36 36
Highways 3), km  76 407 77 993 78 162 77 993 77 942 77 925
Coastal waterways, km 7 690 9 261 10 073 10 350 10 330 10 418
Inland waterways, km 9 460 8 894 9 747 9 818 9 821 9 813
Passengers by mode of transport 1990 2000 2010 2017 2018 2019
Railway transport, mil. 46,0 54,8 l     69,0 l     85,7 87,5 92,8
Tramway transport, mil. 48,6 56,7 54,5 60,2 61,5 56,8
Underground transport, mil. 35,4 51,9 57,1 67,5 88,4 92,6
Bus and motor coach transport 4), mil. . . . . 339,8 361,1 . . . .
Taxi traffic, mil. . . . . 57,0 49,2 . . . .
Water transport 5), mil. 14,0 20,7 21,7 23,8 23,6 23,9
Air transport 5), mil.  11,3 13,7 16,4 22,7 25,0 l     26,3

l   line across a time series shows substantial breaks in the homogeneity of a series

1) State railway line
2) Change in statistics compilation. The length of line calculated in one direction.
3) Excl. ramps and ferry routes
4) Includes charter transport but not private transport
5) National and international

Sources: Statistics Finland, Transport and Tourism

Helsinki City Transport (HKL)

Helsinki Region Transport (HSL)

Finavia

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Updated: 27.8.2020

Registered vehicles on 31 December

  1990 2000 2010 1) 2019 1)
Passenger cars 1 938 856 2 134 728 2 877 484 3 574 570
  per thousand inhabitants 388 412 535 647
Vans 209 558 239 095 347 258 486 949
Lorries 54 599 65 223 117 150 162 186
Buses, coaches 9 327 9 852 13 650 19 137
Special automobiles 20 719 16 924 12 646 10 934
All automobiles 2 233 059 2 465 822 3 368 188 4 253 776
Motorcycles 60 170 90 877 226 877 278 534
Tractors 316 870 332 584 376 807 455 507
Snow mobiles 2) . . 90 511 121 976 159 643
All vehicles 3 146 308 3 697 037 5 331 582 6 785 012

1) Incl. vehicles temporarily decommissioned from traffic
2) Excl. Åland

Source: Statistics Finland, Motor vehicle stock

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Updated: 24.3.2020

Registered vehicles on 31 December 1922–2019

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Source: Statistics Finland, Motor vehicle stock

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Updated: 3.3.2020

Persons killed in road traffic accidents

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* preliminary data

Sources: Statistics Finland, Statistics on road traffic accidents

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Updated: 7.2.2020

Number of overnight stays by foreigners at accommodation establishments

Accommodation establishments with at least 20 bed places or caravan pitches with electrical connection points, as well as hostels

Country of
domicile
2017 % 2018 % 2019 % Annual change
2018-2019, %
Russia 821 698 12,2 826 251 12,1 820 888 11,6 -0,6
Germany 622 991 9,2 628 449 9,2 661 981 9,4 5,3
United Kingdom 585 814 8,7 593 034 8,7 569 294 8,1 -4,0
Sweden 597 339 8,9 560 027 8,2 558 453 7,9 -0,3
China 313 203 4,6 332 546 4,9 384 415 5,4 15,6
France 280 069 4,2 299 432 4,4 341 747 4,8 14,1
United States 268 723 4,0 288 827 4,2 309 118 4,4 7,0
Netherlands 227 405 3,4 246 460 3,6 262 222 3,7 6,4
Estonia 219 504 3,3 222 387 3,3 243 107 3,4 9,3
Japan 238 278 3,5 215 746 3,2 225 012 3,2 4,3
Other 2 567 810 38,1 2 629 430 38,4 2 679 760 38,0 1,9
Total 6 742 834 100 6 842 589 100 7 055 997 100 3,1

Source: Statistics Finland, Accommodation statistics

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Updated: 9.4.2020

Finns' leisure trips abroad

Trips with overnight stays in destination country made by the population aged 15 to 84

Country of
destination
2017 % 2018 % 2019 % Annual change
2018-2019, %
Estonia 1 520 000 23,3 1 200 000 18,6 1 090 000 17,4 -9,2
Sweden 700 000 10,7 700 000 10,9 720 000 11,5 2,9
Spain 780 000 12,0 820 000 12,7 670 000 10,7 -18,3
Germany 290 000 4,4 310 000 4,8 340 000 5,4 9,7
Italy 230 000 3,5 260 000 4,0 300 000 4,8 15,4
Greece 250 000 3,8 250 000 3,9 250 000 4,0 0,0
Russia 290 000 4,4 240 000 3,7 250 000 4,0 4,2
Norway 180 000 2,8 190 000 3,0 220 000 3,5 15,8
United Kingdom 250 000 3,8 220 000 3,4 200 000 3,2 -9,1
France 130 000 2,0 140 000 2,2 160 000 2,6 14,3
Other 1 900 000 29,1 2 110 000 32,8 2 060 000 32,9 -2,4
Total 6 520 000 100 6 440 000 100 6 260 000 100 -2,8

Source: Statistics Finland, Finnish Travel

Data in Excel format (xlsx)

Updated: 12.6.2020

 

Main topic: Transport and Tourism

 

Last updated 27 Aug 2020