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

€/$20 or 4,000 points, €/$25 or 4,000 points within 72 hours prior to departure

Flights within Northern Europe*

€/$15 or 3,000 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. 

Flights to/from Asia and Cuba*Business ClassEconomy Pro/FlexibleEconomy Value/Basic
1st bagfreefreefree
2nd bagfreefree€75/$100*/**
3rd bagfree€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 bagfreefreefree€50/$60
2nd bagfree€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 Finland, Scandinavia and the Baltics
Extra bag€/$40€/$40

* Including Iceland.

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* and the Middle East€/$55
Flights within Finland, Scandinavia and the Baltics€/$55

* Including Iceland.

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* and the Middle EastFlights within Finland, Scandinavia and the Baltics
Bicycle€75/$100€/$55€/$55
Tandem bike€150/$200€/$110€/$110
Windsurfing boards, surfboards**, canoes and kayaks€150/$200€150/$200€150/$200

* Including Iceland.

** 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 directionFlights within Europe* and the Middle EastIntercontinental 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 cargoFor details regarding pricing, see the Finnair Cargo website. 

* Including Iceland.

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