The number of foreign tourist arrivals in Spain plunged 64.3 percent year-on-year to 2.018 million in March 2020. It was the biggest decline in the number of foreign tourist arrivals on record, amid travel restrictions and lockdowns due to the coronavirus pandemic. Main decreases were recorded in visitors coming from the UK (-64.2 percent to 397 thousand), France (-57.3 percent to 288.9 thousand) and Germany (-65.7 percent to 277.7 thousand). Canarias was the main destination (22.8 percent of total arrivals), followed by Cataluña (20.1 percent) and Andalucía (15 percent).
Tourist Arrivals in Spain averaged 4707.68 Thousand from 1995 until 2020, reaching an all time high of 10493.44 Thousand in July of 2017 and a record low of 1397.41 Thousand in January of 1995. This page provides - Spain Tourist Arrivals - actual values, historical data, forecast, chart, statistics, economic calendar and news. Spain Tourist Arrivals - data, historical chart, forecasts and calendar of releases - was last updated on May of 2020. source: National Statistics Institute (INE)
Tourist Arrivals in Spain is expected to be 2500.00 Thousand by the end of this quarter, according to Trading Economics global macro models and analysts expectations. Looking forward, we estimate Tourist Arrivals in Spain to stand at 4000.00 in 12 months time. In the long-term, the Spain Tourist Arrivals is projected to trend around 4900.00 Thousand in 2021 and 5520.00 Thousand in 2022, according to our econometric models.