Baggage Fees and Optional Travel Fees
You may carry a certain amount of checked baggage free of charge. When you exceed your baggage allowance, you will have to pay an excess-baggage fee (see table below).
Excess- and special-baggage fees
The following table contains excess-baggage and special-baggage fees for Finnair flights. Each fee is for flights in one direction only.
Fees are in euros, EUR (or the equivalent local currency where the excess fee is collected). When departing from Canada, the fees quoted are collected in CAD. When departing from USA, the fees quoted are collected in USD.
Finland, Scandinavia, St. Petersburg, Riga, Tallinn, Vilnius
Rest of Europe, Azores, Madeira, the Canary Islands, Middle East, North Africa
Europe to Asia or North America, Asia, Africa or North America to Europe, rest of the world
Excess-baggage charge for 1 extra bag, max. weight 23 kg.
Excess-baggage charge for 1 bag weighing 23–32 kg.
|15 / 20 / 30*||25 / 30 / 40*||50 / 60 / 80*|
One small piece of special baggage, max. weight 23 kg and max. length 1.5 m – for example, a small item of sports equipment or a musical instrument.
Golf or ski equipment, max. weight 23 kg and max. length 2m.
There is a handling fee of 25 per passenger for the transportation of firearms.
|15 / 20 / 30*||25 / 30 / 40*||50 / 60 / 80*|
|One medium-sized item of special baggage, weight 23–32 kg and/or length 1.51–2 m. For example, a bicycle, diving equipment or a surfboard.||50||60||100|
|One large item of special baggage, weight 32–50 kg and/or length over 2 m. For example, a windsurfing board, kayak or tandem bicycle.||80||100||200|
|Pet in the cabin||30||60||100|
|Pet in the hold||5/kg, min. 30||10/kg, min. 60||30/kg, min. 100|
|Pet as cargo||For details regarding pricing, see the Finnair Cargo website.|
* The lowest price applies when you pay for your excess-baggage fee in advance online, and the second lowest when you pay for your excess-baggage fee via a travel agency or the Finnair phone service. The highest price applies when you pay for your excess-baggage fee at the service desk at the airport.
The Finnair telephone service number in USA, +1 800 950 5000, is toll-free. Please check service numbers in other countries.
In USA no Internet service fee is collected for purchasing tickets. In telephone sales a fee of $25 is charged for all Finnair tickets, $20 for reissue of ticket, $25 for name correction and $75 for refund. Service fees of other countries can be checked from the website of each country.
Taxes and other fees to the authorities are included in the ticket price.
Change fee depends on your ticket fare type. If you have a changeable ticket the change fee is between $200- $400. In addition to the change fee, the fare difference (if applicable) and a reissue fee are collected when the routing or fare type changes. There is no change fee in Value, PRO or Business Class tickets.
You may reserve an Economy Class seat in advance for flights operated and marketed by Finnair (the flight number in the ticket starts with AY and the ticket number starts with 105). Read more about Select Your Seat
Fees are in euros, EUR (or the equivalent local currency where the charge is collected). When departing from Canada, the charges quoted are collected in CAD. When departing from USA, the charges quoted are collected in USD.
|Select Your Seat fees on Finnair flights:|
|Seat||Flights within Finland, Scandinavia and the Baltic countries||Flights within Europe (excluding Greece, Portugal, the Canary Islands and Turkey)||Flights between Finland and Greece, Portugal, the Canary Islands, Turkey, the Middle East and Africa||All other Finnair flights|
|Seat with extra legroom||16||24||40||60|
|Seat with extra legroom, children*||-||-||-||-|
|Front row of each cabin section||12||15||30||40|
|Front row of each cabin section, children||6||7.50||15||20|
|Any other seat||8||12||15||20|
|Any other seat, children||4||6||7.50||10|
Fees are in euros, EUR (or the equivalent local currency where the excess fee is collected). When departing from Canada, the fees quoted are collected in CAD. When departing from the USA, the fees quoted are collected in USD.
Child discount applies to children 2-11 years of age.
*For safety reasons children cannot sit in the exit row.
Paying for the seat is not obligatory and passengers can continue to select a seat free of charge according to the availability in online check-in 36 hours before the flight. Finnair aims to seat families travelling with children together.
Service in Business Class on Finnair flights is always free of charge.
The food service is free of charge in Economy Class on intercontinental flights. Snacks are also sold onboard for a fee of $3-$5. Drinks are free of charge, except hard liquors and sparkling wine, which are sold for a fee of $8. On flights to and from New York and Bangkok, wine and beer with the meal are free of charge, and sold for a fee of $6-$13 after the meal service.
The meal service in Economy Class on Finnair operated European flights lasting more than 2 hours is free of charge. Snacks are also sold onboard for a fee of $3-$5. On the shortest flights coffee, tea or juice are served free of charge. On flights lasting between 1 and 2 hours snacks and alcoholic drinks are also sold. Beer, wine and hard liquor are subject to a fee of $6-$13. Sandwiches are sold on flights lasting between 1 and 1.5 hours for a fee of $9. On flights operated by Flybe the service fees of Flybe apply.
On Finnair operated flights within Finland coffee, tea or juice is served free of charge. On flights to and from northern Finland snacks and soft drinks are also sold for a fee of $3-$5. Alcoholic drinks may be purchased on these flights departing after 09:00 for a fee of $6-$13. Sandwiches are sold on flights lasting between 1 hour and 1.5 hours for a fee of $9. On flights operated by Flybe from Helsinki to Joensuu, Kuopio, Tampere, Turku, Vaasa and vice versa, the service charges of Flybe apply.
Optional service charges on Finnair (AY) code-share flights operated by other airlines may differ from Finnair's charges. Please check the operating carriers' website for further information, for example American Airlines' optional charges.
Charges in dollars may vary depending on current exchange rates.
|American Airlines||British Airways||Japan Airlines|
|Air France||Icelandair||Ukraine International|
|Czech Airlines||Air China||Bangkok Airways|