Motivation 2017 2018 2019 2020a 2021b
Number of inbound trips to Hungary, thousand trips
Same-day trips
Private trips 36,601 37,370 41,092 21,735 25,013
Of which:
Leisure tourism 4,490 5,037 5,448 2,424 2,138
Of which:
Holidays 635 507 362 158 51
Sightseeing 1,921 2,243 2,453 902 654
Wellness 258 483 502 262 138
Visiting relatives, friends 2,418 2,385 2,113 1,182 1,441
Study 333 357 421 229 233
Medical treatment 1,047 1,216 1,970 977 1,026
Religion 125 95 125
57c
31c
Shopping 10,140 10,108 10,815 5,607 4,363
Transit 17,296 17,325 19,164 10,631 15,362
Other private 751 847 1,036 628 419
Business tourism, conference, dealings 1,126 1,326 1,578 699 1,065
Work 1,450 1,419 1,790 1,790 2,681
Total 39,176 40,115 44,460 24,224 28,758
Overnight trips
Private trips 14,234 15,640 14,742 5,872 5,702
Of which:
Leisure tourism 10,027 10,436 10,023 3,410 3,174
Of which:
Holidays 3,314 3,388 2,421 1,055 1,173
Sightseeing 3,046 4,042 4,782 1,129 825
Wellness 621 539 561 384 155
Visiting relatives, friends 2,479 2,802 2,643 1,316 1,398
Study 96 68 81 63 83
Medical treatment 570 628 558 255 109
Religion
25c
24c
31
13c
49
Shopping
74c
65 123
69c
54
Transit 947 1,548 1,113 379 754
Other private
17c
68 169 367 81
Business tourism, conference, dealings 1,045 1,126 1,207 752 1,271
Work 506 786 988 793 956
Total 15,785 17,552 16,937 7,417 7,929
Duration of inbound trips to Hungary, thousand days
Same-day trips
Private trips 36,601 37,370 41,092 21,735 25,013
Of which:
Leisure tourism 4,490 5,037 5,448 2,424 2,138
Of which:
Holidays 635 507 362 158 51
Sightseeing 1,921 2,243 2,453 902 654
Wellness 258 483 502 262 138
Visiting relatives, friends 2,418 2,385 2,113 1,182 1,441
Study 333 357 421 229 233
Medical treatment 1,047 1,216 1,970 977 1,026
Religion 125 95 125
57c
31c
Shopping 10,140 10,108 10,815 5,607 4,363
Transit 17,296 17,325 19,164 10,631 15,362
Other private 751 847 1,036 628 419
Business tourism, conference, dealings 1,126 1,326 1,578 699 1,065
Work 1,450 1,419 1,790 1,790 2,681
Total 39,176 40,115 44,460 24,224 28,758
Overnight trips
Private trips 78,513 81,170 83,681 37,010 43,840
Of which:
Leisure tourism 52,549 54,468 55,637 19,915 21,418
Of which:
Holidays 22,063 20,910 18,308 7,354 8,436
Sightseeing 14,031 19,964 23,344 5,543 4,275
Wellness 3,952 3,531 3,346 2,116 1,268
Visiting relatives, friends 14,166 15,754 17,019 8,386 12,487
Study 4,825 2,749 2,896 4,474 7,033
Medical treatment 4,679 4,525 4,816 1,810 734
Religion
116c
166c
182
50c
198
Shopping
239c
224 423
189c
145
Transit 1,894 3,102 2,234 758 1,516
Other private
47c
182 474 1,428 309
Business tourism, conference, dealings 4,049 4,010 4,412 3,353 5,618
Work 2,706 4,801 5,909 6,358 7,314
Total 85,267 89,980 94,002 46,720 56,773
Tourism expenditures of inbound trips to Hungary, million HUF
Same-day trips
Private trips 373,715 426,777 523,033 311,079 361,869
Of which:
Leisure tourism 29,267 42,701 41,156 19,043 20,114
Of which:
Holidays 3,518 5,709 4,094 1,315 2,189
Sightseeing 14,352 17,526 18,395 7,244 6,775
Wellness 2,308 8,309 5,222 3,639 1,924
Visiting relatives, friends 12,415 13,425 14,693 7,129 10,814
Study 342 677 835 384 408
Medical treatment 52,143 65,706 87,783 58,902 71,760
Religion 530 183 430
277c
206c
Shopping 171,380 176,072 213,130 117,311 111,428
Transit 104,206 122,460 156,952 97,314 140,783
Other private 3,432 5,553 8,053 10,719 6,355
Business tourism, conference, dealings 89,276 87,618 73,103 24,826 31,541
Work 4,111 4,609 5,610 4,832 10,579
Total 467,101 519,004 601,746 340,736 403,988
Overnight trips
Private trips 1,211,666 1,380,885 1,513,629 544,319 669,318
Of which:
Leisure tourism 959,892 1,101,197 1,217,273 357,127 405,325
Of which:
Holidays 227,553 289,245 274,469 107,111 141,113
Sightseeing 404,538 554,291 654,544 153,700 141,710
Wellness 54,732 52,068 61,548 38,947 27,067
Visiting relatives, friends 143,296 152,776 180,032 89,982 149,452
Study 26,104 20,338 18,796 29,758 64,916
Medical treatment 62,325 72,956 65,732 31,333 22,215
Religion
1,413c
3,253c
3,256
318c
3,194
Shopping
5,839c
4,458 5,245
3,019c
1,437
Transit 12,014 22,217 17,536 7,105 20,105
Other private
783c
3,689 5,759 25,676 2,675
Business tourism, conference, dealings 127,519 127,253 138,211 97,859 187,227
Work 26,125 39,638 56,524 71,428 85,026
Total 1,365,311 1,547,776 1,708,364 713,606 941,571

Footnotes

*Excluding lorry-drivers.
aDue to the coronavirus epidemic in 2020, emergency measures were introduced, and the border traffic was significantly lower than usual. Because of to the low number of data providers, the reliability of the published data has decreased and they are only to a limited extent comparable with the data of previous periods. As a result of a border closure ordered due to the coronavirus epidemic, data collection on international tourism was suspended in the second quarter of 2020, so the data for the period were made using model estimation.
bDue to the coronavirus epidemic in 2021, emergency measures were introduced, and the border traffic was significantly lower than usual. Because of to the low number of data providers, the reliability of the published data has decreased and they are only to a limited extent comparable with the data of previous periods.
cThe accuracy of the estimate is not reliable.
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