If special baggage, such as sporting equipment, is within the size and weight of a standard bag (including skis up to 220 cm (79 in)), it can be carried as part of your normal baggage allowance. If special baggage exceeds the standard allowance or size, an extra bag charge or a heavy bag charge applies.
The charge can be paid at the airport or in advance by filling in this form or by contacting Finnair.
|Flights to/from Asia and North America||Flights within Finland, Europe, Russia and the Middle East|
Windsurfing boards, surfboards*, canoes and kayaks
*If the board exceeds the maximum measurements of 190 cm x 75 cm x 65 cm (75 in x 29.5 in x 25.5 in).
A handling fee always applies to the transportation of firearms. On flights within Finland, Europe, Russia and the Middle East, the fee is €45 per firearm, and on flights to/from Asia and North America €80/$90 per firearm.
The handling fee includes one (1) extra piece of baggage up to 23 kg. A firearm and ammunition must be packed in separate suitcases. If the baggage allowance (ticketed allowance plus the one piece of extra baggage included in the handling fee) is exceeded, an extra bag charge applies. Read more about transporting firearms.
Musical instruments up to 23 kg and external dimensions (length + width + height) max. 158 cm, for example, guitars, can be carried as checked baggage in the hold of the aircraft. An extra bag charge applies if you exceed your baggage allowance.
Larger musical instruments up to 32 kg and/or 190 cm x 75 cm x 65 cm can be carried for an additional heavy bag charge.
Large musical instruments exceeding the above measures may be accepted with a prior approval from the airline. Please fill in this form or contact our customer service.
You will need to pay a fee for transporting pets, with the exception of guide dogs and duty dogs. The charge can be paid by filling in this form, by contacting our customer service or at the airport.
If you already have a booking, please notify us about the pet by filling in this form.
Below you can find pet transportation fees for Finnair flights (those operated by Finnair and bearing a Finnair flight number).
|Fees per flight|
Flights to/from Asia and North America
Flights within Finland, Europe, Russia and the Middle East
Pet in the cabin
Pet in the hold, maximum combined weight with the container 50 kg (110 lb)
Pet as cargo
Learn more about pricing details on the Finnair Cargo website.
|Learn more about pricing details on the Finnair Cargo website.|
When departing from India, local taxes will be added to the fee.