Extra baggage fees

If you are travelling with more bags than is included in the baggage allowance marked on your ticket, extra baggage fees apply.

The maximum amount of baggage per booking is 10 pieces. Finnair Plus members can also use their award points to pay for extra baggage fees. Each fee is for flights in one direction.

Charges online or at Finnair Customer Service

When all the flights in your itinerary are operated by Finnair (the flight number starts with AY and the ticket number with 105), you can pay in advance for up to three additional pieces of baggage or sports equipment within the size and weight of a standard bag. 

Extra bags can be purchased up until 3 hours before departure.

RouteCharge

Flights to/from Asia and Cuba

€/$60 or 12,000 points

Flights to/from North America, including Mexico

€45/$55 or 9,000 points

Flights within Europe, Russia and the Middle East

€/$25 or 5,000 points, €/$30 or 5,000 points within 72 hours prior to departure

Flights within Northern Europe*

€/$20 or 4,000 points

* Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania

Pay for extra baggage

Charges at the airport

If you are travelling on a flight operated by Finnair but your ticket has been issued by another airline, or your itinerary includes flights operated by another airline, please pay for your extra baggage at the airport. The price of your extra baggage is determined by the operating carrier.

The tables below contain the charges for Finnair flights. If your ticket includes flights from other airlines, IATA standards of the Most Significant Marketing Carrier (MSMC) define which airline’s baggage regulations apply to those flights. Excess baggage fees are defined by the airline that is carrying out the check-in. If possible, the extra bag charges are calculated according to the Most Significant Marketing Carrier’s extra bag charges.

Flights to/from Asia and Cuba*Business ClassEconomy Pro/FlexibleEconomy Value/Basic

1st bag

free

free

free

2nd bag

free

free

€75/$100*/**

3rd bag

free

€150/$200 

€150/$200

4th bag and subsequent

€150/$200

€150/$200

€150/$200

* Flights to/from Japan: the allowance is 2 PC for all Economy Class tickets, no fee for 2nd bag. The fee for 3rd bag is €150, $200.
** Flights from India to the US: for all Economy Class tickets allowance is 2 pieces.


Flights to/from North AmericaBusiness ClassEconomy Pro/FlexibleEconomy Value/StandardEconomy Light

1st bag

free

free

free

€50/$60

2nd bag

free

€75/$100

€75/$100

€75/$100

3rd bag and subsequent

€150/$200

€150/$200

€150/$200

€150/$200


Flights within Europe, Russia and the Middle EastFlights within Northern Europe* 

Extra bag

€/$40

€/$40

* Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania

Heavy bag charges

A heavy bag charge applies if you are travelling with a bag that weighs 23–32 kg (50–70 lb) or exceeds the standard size of 158 cm (62 in). The charge is waived up to 32 kg (70 lb) for customers travelling in Business Class and to Finnair Plus Platinum and oneworld Emerald members. 

A heavy bag charge can be paid at the airport only. Fees are for flights in one direction.

RouteCharge

Intercontinental flights

€75/$100

Flights within Europe, Russia and the Middle East

€/$55

Flights within Northern Europe* 

€/$55

* Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania

Fees are in euros, EUR, or the equivalent local currency. When departing from Canada, the fees quoted are collected in CAD. When departing from USA, Vietnam or Israel the fees quoted are collected in USD. When departing from India, local taxes will be added to the fee. 

Special baggage

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.

Sporting equipment

The charge can be paid at the airport or in advance by filling in this form or by contacting Finnair. 

Intercontinental flightsFlights within Europe, Russia and the Middle EastFlights within Northern Europe* 

Bicycle

€75/$100

€/$55

€/$55

Tandem bike

€150/$200

€/$110

€/$110

Windsurfing boards, surfboards**, canoes and kayaks

€150/$200

€150/$200

€150/$200

* Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania

** 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).

Firearms

For transporting firearms, a handling fee of €25 per firearm case is always collected. In case the baggage allowance is exceeded, an extra bag charge also applies. Read more about transporting firearms.

Musical instruments 

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.

Pets 

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 telephone 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 one direction

Flights within Europe, Russia and the Middle East

Intercontinental flights

Pet in the cabin

€/$40

€75/$100

Pet in the hold, maximum combined weight with the container 50 kg (110 lb)

€75/$100

€300/$400

Pet as cargo

For details regarding pricing, see the Finnair Cargo website.

When departing from India, local taxes will be added to the fee.