National Travel and Tourism Office Overseas Visitation Report
National Travel and Tourism Int'l Visitation to the US Report
Overseas visitation to Boston (excluding Canada and Mexico) increased 100% between 2005-2015, and rose 14% from 2014 to 2015.
Robust growth in Chinese visitation has driven the increase in international visitors. Boston Logan International Airport now offers direct service to 55 international locations.
While overseas visitors only represent 8% of overall visitation to Boston they account for more almost 15% of tourism spending.