Excess baggage

Any baggage carried in addition to the free checked baggage allowance may be subject to an extra bag charge. Travel agencies can charge the fee with EMD-A.

Any bag that is larger or heavier than standard bag may incur a heavy bag charge, payable only at the airport.

Maximum weight for one piece is 32 kg (70 lbs). Certain special baggage items such as mobility aids, musical instruments, sports equipment, beyond 32 kg may be accepted when prior approval obtained from carrier.

Maximum size for one piece: Larger items of up to 190cm x 75cm x 65cm (75in x 29.5in x 25.5in) can be carried for an additional over-sized bag charge. Any items larger than this will require separate shipping as cargo. For more information see SPECIAL BAGGAGE below.

Maximum number of bags: Customers may take up to 10 additional bags with the same weight and size restrictions as their baggage allowance.


Tickets issued on/after 31 March 2020

Pre-paid additional baggage

When all the flights in your itinerary are operated by Finnair, and 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.


Empty cell Flights within Europe, Russia and the Middle East Flights within Finland and Northern Europe* Flights to/from North America** Flights to/from Asia, Cuba and the Dominican Republic Flights to/from Japan
Extra bag €/$25

(€/$30 within 72 hours prior to departure)
€/$20 €60/$65 €/$70 €/$70

* Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania.
** USA, Canada, Mexico

Charges at the airport

Empty cell Flights within Europe, Russia and the Middle East Flights within Finland and Northern Europe*
Extra bag €/$50 €/$50

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

Flights to/from North America* Business Flex
Business Classic
Economy Flex
Economy Classic
Economy Light
1st BAG Included Included €70/$75/£60
2nd BAG Included €90/$100/£75 €90/$100/£75
3rd BAG AND SUBSEQUENT €180/$200/£155 €180/$200/£155 €180/$200/£155

* USA, Canada, Mexico

Flights to/from Asia, Cuba and the Dominican Republic Business Flex
Business Classic
Economy Flex
Economy Classic
Economy Light
1st BAG Included Included €90
2nd BAG Included €120 €120
3rd BAG €150 €150 €150
Flights to/from Japan Business Flex
Business Classic
Economy Flex
Economy Classic
Economy Standard
Economy Light*
1st BAG Included Included €90
2nd BAG Included Included €120
3rd BAG Included €150 €150
4th BAG AND SUBSEQUENT €150 €150 €150

* Currently available only on tickets originating from Europe to/from Japan.

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, the fees quoted are collected in USD.


Tickets issued on/before 30 March 2020

Pre-paid additional baggage

When all the flights in your itinerary are operated by Finnair, and 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.


Empty cell Flights within Europe, Russia and the Middle East Flights within Finland and Northern Europe* Flights to/from North America** Flights to/from Asia, Cuba and the Dominican Republic Flights to/from Japan
Extra bag €/$25

(€/$30 within 72 hours prior to departure)
€/$20 €45/$55 €/$60 €/$70

* Finland, Sweden, Denmark, Norway, Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania.
** USA, Canada, Mexico

Charges at the airport

Empty cell Flights to/from North America Flights within Finland and Northern Europe*
Extra bag €/$40 €/$40

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

Flights to/from North America* Business class Economy Pro/Flexible Economy Value/Standard Economy Light
1st BAG Included Included Included €50/$60
2nd BAG Included €75/$100 €75/$100 €75/$100
3rd BAG AND SUBSEQUENT €150/$200 €150/$200 €150/$200 €150/$200

* USA, Canada, Mexico

Flights to/from Asia, Cuba and the Dominican Republic Business class Economy Pro/Flexible Economy Value/Basic
1st BAG Included Included Included
2nd BAG Included Included €75/$100
3rd BAG Included €150/$200 €150/$200
4th BAG AND SUBSEQUENT €150/$200 €150/$200 €150/$200
Extra bag Business class Economy Pro/Flexible/Value/Basic Economy Light*
1st BAG Included Included €90
2nd BAG Included Included €120
3rd BAG Included €150 €150
4th BAG AND SUBSEQUENT €150 €150 €150

* Currently available only on tickets originating from Europe to/from Japan.

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, the fees quoted are collected in USD.

Special baggage

In case special baggage is within the size and weight of a standard bag, these items can be carried as part of the normal baggage allowance.

In case special baggage exceeds the standard allowance or size, Business class charge or heavy bag charge applies.

In case special baggage exceed the maximum measures (190 cm x 75 cm x 65 cm), a prior approval is needed from the airline. A fixed rate of €150 or USD/CAD200 is collected at the airport.

Customer may carry wheelchairs and other mobility aids (e.g. bag of spare tires for wheelchair, shower chairs, special mattresses) free of charge. SR request of relevant WCH info is needed.

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