March 2022 Total International Travel Volume
March 2022 Total International Travel Volume to and from the United States
- March 2022 Total International Inbound Travel Volume (Visitor Arrivals) to the United States was 3,244,404 – a Year-Over-Year increase of 205.3%, yet just 51.8% of March 2019 Arrivals
- March 2022 International Outbound Travel Volume (U.S. Citizen Visitor Departures) from the United States totaled 5,864,823 — a Year-Over-Year Increase of 98%, yet just 70% of March 2019 Departures
Data recently released by the National Travel and Tourism Office (NTTO) show that in March 2022:
International Arrivals to the United States
- Total non-U.S. resident international visitor volume to the United States of 3,244,404 increased 205.3% from March 2021 but was 51.8% of total visitor volume in March 2019.
- Overseas visitor volume to the United States of 1,379,766 increased 263.3% from March 2021.
- March 2022 was the twelfth consecutive month that total non-U.S. resident international arrivals to the United States increased on a year-over-year basis.
- The largest numbers of international visitors were from Canada (947,799), Mexico (916,839), United Kingdom (220,692), Germany (87,609) and Brazil (78,787). Combined, these top 5 inbound markets accounted for 69.4% of total international arrivals.
- Visitation from Canada (947,799) surpassed visitation from Mexico (916,839) for the first since March 2020.
International Departures from the United States
- Total U.S. citizen international visitor departures from the United States of 5,864,823 increased 98% compared to March 2021 but were 70% of total departures in pre-pandemic March 2019.
- March 2022 was the thirteenth consecutive month that total U.S. citizen international visitor departures from the United States increased on a year-over-year basis.
- Mexico recorded the largest outbound visitor volume of 2,922,490 (49.8% of total departures). Canada recorded a significant year-over-year increase of 1236%.
- Combined YTD, Mexico (7,609,924) and the Caribbean (1,972,485) accounted for 67.6% of total U.S. citizen international visitor departures.
- Europe YTD (1,556,447) increased 586% YOY, accounting for11.0% of all departures. This was up from 3.1% share in 2021 March YYD.
View interactive data visualization of these statistics? Please visit our ADIS/I-94 Visitor Arrivals Monitor (Country of Residence) and
(Country of Citizenship) and our I-92/APIS International Air Passenger Monitor for a more comprehensive and customizable experience!
I-92/APIS International Air Passengers
The ADIS/I-94 Visitor Arrivals Program, in cooperation with the Department of Homeland Security (DHS)/U.S. Customs and Border Protection (CBP), provides a count of visitor arrivals (Overseas+Canada+Mexico) to the United States (with stays of 1-night or more and visiting under certain visa types) and is used to calculate U.S. travel and tourism exports. Visit the ADIS/I-94 Visitor Arrivals Program home page for more information on U.S. visitor arrivals.
The APIS/I-92 Program provides information on non-stop international air traffic between the United States and other countries. The data has been collected from the Department of Homeland Security - Customs and Border Protection’s Advance Passenger Information System (APIS) since July 2010. The APIS based “I-92” system provides air traffic data on the following parameters: number of passengers, by country, airport, scheduled or chartered, U.S. Flag, foreign flag, citizens and non-citizens. Visit the APIS/I-92 Data Program home page for more information on airline travel to and from the United States.