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Read on for a complete list of all our optional travel fees and baggage 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, 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.
In USA no Internet service fee is collected, except $75 for refund. In telephone sales a fee of $25 is charged for all Finnair tickets, $20 for reissue of ticket, $70 for name correction and $75 for refund. 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 normally between $200- $250 (plus fare difference if applicable). There is no change fee in full-fare economy or business class tickets.
You may reserve a seat at an exit row in advance when you travel in Economy Class on intercontinental flights. The charge is $82 in one direction. Finnair Plus Platinum members may reserve an exit seat free of charge at the time of flight reservation.
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 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 on the Helsinki-Tallinn and Helsinki-Riga routes, the service fees of Flybe apply.
On 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|