Upgrade your travel class

About Finnair Plus

Take advantage of this great Finnair Plus benefit and make your trip even more comfortable and luxurious! Purchase Economy Class tickets, then upgrade to Business Class using your points.

If you’re a Finnair Plus Platinum or Gold member, we offer complimentary one-way travel class upgrades during your tracking period as a tier benefit. Log in to your Finnair Plus account to check your upgrade benefits.

Travel class upgrades are only available for Finnair scheduled flights (there is an AY flight number on the ticket and the flight is operated by Finnair or Flybe).

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Travel class upgrades

Region Point charge for one-way flight
*Copenhagen, Gothenburg, Moscow, Oslo, Stockholm, Vilnius and Warsaw.
Finland -
Northern Europe* 7,500
Rest of Europe 10,000
Thailand, China, India, South Korea, Vietnam and North America 50,000
Japan, Hong Kong and Singapore 60,000

Rules and restrictions of travel class upgrades

  • Travel class upgrades are only available for Finnair scheduled flights.
  • Finnair Plus awards may be used by Finnair Plus members, their close relatives and persons living in the same household.
  • Travel class upgrades are not available for Finnair Plus award flights or Money+Points offers.
  • The corresponding number of points or Gold and Platinum member benefit upgrades will be debited from the account when booking the award.
  • Travel class upgrades can only be done by the Finnair Plus Service Center after the Economy Class reservation has been confirmed and the flight ticket has been issued.
  • Upgrades may not be confirmed until a few days before the flight, depending on the availability of seats on the aircraft.
  • A travel class upgrade has no effect on the rules governing Economy Class tickets.
  • The passenger will travel in Economy Class in the event that the flight has to be rerouted.
  • Economy Class points are always awarded according to the original booking class for an Economy Class flight ticket.
  • Only a limited number of seats are available for travel-class upgrade booking classes.
  • Travel class upgrades are not available at specified times and on certain routes.

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