Finnair Plus Gold | Finnair Germany

Finnair Plus Gold

How to reach Finnair Plus Gold

You can move up to the Finnair Plus Gold tier once you have collected 80,000 tier points or taken 46 scheduled flights that qualify for point accrual with Finnair or other oneworld airlines during your tracking period. Your new Gold tier membership card will then appear in the Finnair app and you can start using the Gold tier benefits immediately. Your Gold membership will continue for the rest of your current tracking period plus the next twelve months. Please read the Finnair Plus rules to find out more.

Finnair Plus Gold benefits

One extra bag

You’re entitled to one extra bag (max. 23kg (50lb)) when travelling on Finnair flights (AY code on the ticket and flight operated by Finnair or Norra) and all the flights in one direction of your itinerary are operated by Finnair, regardless of travel class. This benefit also applies on flights operated by other oneworld carriers. Learn more about the oneworld benefits.

Special baggage

You can take one set of golf equipment (clubs and a bag), one ski or snowboard bag or one set of diving equipment (air tanks must be fully emptied) with you free of charge when travelling on Finnair scheduled flights or charter flights (AY code on the ticket and flight operated by Finnair of Norra) and all the flights in one direction of your itinerary are operated by Finnair. The benefit is personal.


You can use priority check-in for all Finnair flights (AY code on the ticket and flight operated by Finnair of Norra) and other oneworld flights, regardless of travel class.

Priority Security

You can use the faster Priority Security Lane at security control.


When travelling on Finnair flights (AY code on the ticket), you have access to the Finnair Lounge services. This benefit applies to you and one guest travelling on the same flight. At other airports, the lounge benefit applies only to the lounge printed in your boarding pass and only when travelling on Finnair flights.

You also have access to oneworld Business Class or frequent flyer lounges, regardless of travel class. This benefit applies to you and one guest travelling on the same flight.

See all lounge services

Advance seat reservation

You can pre-select a seat through Manage booking for Finnair flights. This also includes the option of reserving a Comfort seat. Please note that reserving an Extra Legroom seat is not included as an option. See all the seat types on the Seat selection page.

Confirmed seat

You’ll get a confirmed Business or Economy Class seat, when you make your reservation at least 48 hours before departure.

Finnair guarantees confirmed seats in scheduled short-haul (excluding Dubai and Doha) Business Class booking classes J, C and D, and in scheduled short-haul and long-haul Economy Class booking class Y.

Please note that in exceptional circumstances, this benefit may not be available on some flights. 

Tax-free shopping

You’ll get 10% off all normal priced products purchased on board or pre-ordered (excluding the on-flight food and drink menu). This benefit is only available on flights to destinations outside the EU and cannot be combined with any other discounts or offers.

Internet access

You can enjoy complimentary internet access at any time during the flight. Complimentary internet access is available for 60 minutes on intercontinental flights. You can use the browsing package free of charge for 30 minutes on flights in Europe and the Middle East. The Nordic Sky portal is available on all our intercontinental flights and most flights in Europe and the Middle East. Please note that if your flight ticket already includes internet access, this benefit will not be available.

You will get the travel class upgrade benefits when you reach the Gold tier for the first time. These benefits are valid for one year and you will get them again when you renew your Gold tier after a new 12-month tracking period.

European flights*

You’ll get four one-way travel class upgrades, which you can use on any Finnair scheduled flights within Europe. If you wish, you can exchange the upgrades (all four of them) for a one-way intercontinental upgrade or a two-for-the-price-of-one Classic award flights in Economy Class. With this you can purchase award flights for two people from the Finnair Plus service centre but pay the point cost of an award flight for one person. Two-for-one Classic awards are only available for scheduled one-way and return flights operated by Finnair or Norra and must be purchased using points only.

*Travel class upgrades are available on scheduled Finnair flights (AY-code on the ticket and the flight is operated by Finnair or Norra). Please note that upgrade seats are limited.

Check upgrade availability

You can now check the upgrade availability already before booking your flights. Simply look for the Details and upgrades link when searching for the flights, select "Upgrade availability" next to "Flight details" and log in with your Finnair Plus credentials.

More points

You’ll earn 15% more Finnair Plus points for Finnair and also American Airlines (valid on flights from 1 May 2022 onwards), British Airways and Iberia (valid on flights from 1 June 2022 onwards) flights (AY/AA/BA/IB code on the ticket) with the Gold tier point multiplier.

Exclusive customer service

Exclusive Finnair Plus Gold customer service is available at +358 9 8183 1880 and

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