Transport and tourism

Domestic waterborne traffic

Official Statistics of Finland (OSF)
The statistics on domestic waterborne traffic describe shipborne transport of goods and passengers, departing from and arriving in Finland. The data are collected from various sources and published partly monthly and partly once a year.


Statistics Finland


The total volume of goods transported in domestic waterborne traffic was 5.2 tonnes in 2021. A total of 4.8 million tonnes were transported by ship and 0.4 million tonnes by floating. Transport declined by 30 per cent compared to 2020. Altogether 3.4 million passengers were transported in domestic waterborne traffic, which was 17 per cent more than in 2020. These figures derive from Statistics Finland's statistics on domestic waterborne traffic.

Read more

release | Domestic waterborne traffic 2021
release | Domestic waterborne traffic 2022, April
release | Domestic waterborne traffic 2022, March
release | Domestic waterborne traffic 2022, February

Future releases

Statistical experts

Inquiries primarily
Olli Kajava
Senior Statistician
029 551 3531

Are you looking for previously published statistical data?

The statistical data released before 5.4.2022 can be found on the archive pages of the statistics.

Go to the archive page