In 2018, the city of Madrid recorded the arrival of 10,2 million visitors*. The main source markets for international tourists were the United States, Italy, France, the United Kingdom, and Germany, and the foreign markets that showed the most growth were China, Mexico, United States, France, and Portugal. Total spending was 9.322 millions euros, with an average individual daily spend of 243 euros in the Community of Madrid.

*The total number of visitors and overnight stays includes legal tourist apartments (INE–National Statistics Institute).