finnair baggage allowance

Finnair 2019 Baggage Allowance

Are you travelling with Finnair? Find out everything you need to know about Finnair baggage allowance, restrictions, fees and charges.

Finnair Baggage Allowance

Finnair Carry On Baggage

SuitcasesWhen travelling with Finnair, all passengers are allowed to take at least one piece of carry-on baggage. To avoid any delays or unexpected charges, do check that your carry-on baggage is within the size and weight limits. The table below shows how many bags you can bring as Carry-On for the flight, this depends on the fare you have purchased.

Carry-On BaggageBusiness, Plus, Plus Platinum/Gold/Silver MembersOther Passengers
How Many Bags?Two - Max combined weight is 10 KgOne - Max combined weight is 8 Kg
Maximum Dimensions of Carry-On LuggageTwo bags to fit in cabin lockers above seats: 56 cm x 45 cm x 25 cm.

One small personal bag to fit underneath the chair in front of you: 40 cm x 30 cm x 15 cm.
One bag to fit in cabin lockers above seats: 56 cm x 45 cm x 25 cm.

One small personal bag to fit underneath the chair in front of you:40 cm x 30 cm x 15 cm.

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Finnair Checked Baggage

Most Finnair passengers are allowed one checked bag on the aircraft. However, this does depend on where you’re flying from/to.

Flights to/from Asia: 

Flight to or from AsiaStandardBusiness ticketPro/Flexible Ticket
One BagFreeFreeFree
Two Bags€75, $100FreeFree
Three Bags€150, $200Free€150, $200
Four or more Bags€150, $200€150, $200€150, $200

Flights to/from North America:

Extra bags to or from North America/MexicoStandard TicketBusiness TicketPro/Flexible TicketEconomy Light Ticket
One BagFreeFreeFree€50, $60
Two Bags€75, $100Free €75, $100€75, $100
Three or more Bags€150, $200€150, $200€150, $200€150, $200

Flights within Europe, Russia and Middle East:

Extra Bag on flights within Russia, Europe and Middle East
€/$40 Per Bag

Flights within Finland, Scandinavia and The Baltics:

Extra Baggage for flights within Finland, Scandinavia and The Baltics

€/$40 per bag


Each bag can have a maximum weight of 23 kg and external dimensions of up to 158 cm.

To ensure your luggage is passed through the check-in quickly and without any hassle, please use Finnairs Baggage Allowance Calculator.

Finnair Excess Baggage

If you wish to check-in more bags when travelling with Finnair, there will be excess baggage charges.

Extra Baggage

When flying with Finnair you can add on extra bags to your flight up to three hours before departure, a maximum of three extra bags can be added. Maximum dimensions still apply for extra bags, no piece of checked baggage must exceed the maximum weight allowance of 23 kg. Extra baggage charges differ depending on the route you are taking, please refer to Finnair’s website for more information.

Excess/Heavy Baggage

If your baggage exceeds the Finnair baggage limits, excess baggage fees will apply. Please refer to the table below for charges that will occur at the airport if your bag is not within the airline’s baggage dimensions.  The fees below are for one flight only, if you have purchased return flights and your baggage is the same size upon return, you will need to pay this fee twice.

Flight RoutesHeavy Baggage Charges per flight
Flights within Europe, Russia and Middle East €/$55
Flights between continents €75, $100
Flights within Finland, Scandinavia and The Baltics €/$55


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Up to date information gathered from the following sources on 18/07/18: