Finnair Plus - Finnair

Finnair Plus
Established in 1923, Finnair is Finland's flagship carrier. It joined the oneworld® alliance in 1999. The airline flies to more than 65 destinations in 30 countries, including an increasing number of long-haul international flights to and from Asia, with its Helsinki hub ideally placed as a gateway between the Far East and Europe.

As a member of the Finnair Plus Frequent Flyer Programme, you earn points towards your tier status every time you travel on eligible oneworld flights. And when you are ready to redeem your points, some 1,000 destinations await you across the oneworld alliance.
  • Pros
  • Money+Points options ❶
  • Cons
  • One ways cost more than 50%
  • Most airlines cannot be booked online
  • Fees & Charges
  • Change fee
    EUR 50
  • Expiration: Points expire 12 months since last activity.
  • For some programs, an activity is any accrual of miles, crediting a flight, transfering or purchasing miles. For others, spending activities such as redeeming or donating points counts as an activity.
  • ❶ Eligible to select locations

Transfer Partners

1,000
Hilton points
5 : 1
200
points
7 days
The ratio is the number of flexible reward points it would take to transfer to Finnair Plus.
Transfer time is what is reported by the transfer programs, supplemented by our own research. However, actual time to transfer is often highly variable.

Airlines and Fuel Surcharge

This table will show you the partner airlines can be booked online and those which impose fuel surcharge.

Airline
Online
Booking
Fuel
Surcharge
Alliance
British Airways British Airways
oneworld®
Finnair Finnair
oneworld®
Iberia Iberia
oneworld®
Qantas Qantas
oneworld®
American Airlines American Airlines
oneworld®
Cathay Pacific Cathay Pacific
oneworld®
Japan Airlines Japan Airlines
oneworld®
Airline
Online
Booking
Fuel
Surcharge
Alliance
LAN Argentina LAN Argentina
oneworld®
LATAM Brasil LATAM Brasil
oneworld®
Malaysia Airlines Malaysia Airlines
oneworld®
Qatar Airways Qatar Airways
oneworld®
Royal Jordanian Royal Jordanian
oneworld®
S7 Airlines S7 Airlines
oneworld®
SriLankan Airlines SriLankan Airlines
oneworld®

Program Review

Established in 1923, Finnair is Finland's flagship carrier. It joined the oneworld® alliance in 1999. The airline flies to more than 65 destinations in 30 countries, including an increasing number of long-haul international flights to and from Asia, with its Helsinki hub ideally placed as a gateway between the Far East and Europe.

As a member of the Finnair Plus Frequent Flyer Programme, you earn points towards your tier status every time you travel on eligible oneworld flights. And when you are ready to redeem your points, some 1,000 destinations await you across the oneworld alliance.

 

Contents

 

Elite Levels

To learn more about the benefits available to you as part of the oneworld frequent flyer network.

Each  oneworld  member airline reserves the right to change its frequent flyer programme rules, regulations, travel awards and special offers, and to end its frequent flyer programme in accordance with its relevant frequent flyer programme rules.

 

Finnair Plus Platinum, Platinum Lumooneworld® Emerald

You are entitled to the following oneworld benefits:

  • Priority First Class or Business Class check-in
  • Extra baggage allowance
  • Priority baggage handling
  • Fast track at security lanes (at select airports)
  • Priority boarding
  • Preferred and pre-reserved seating when offered by the airline operating the flight
  • Priority standby and waitlisting
  • Access to more than 650 airport lounges (with one guest) when traveling internationally*, including premium First Class, Business Class and frequent flyer lounges, regardless of the class of service flown that day

*North American itineraries within or between the U.S., Canada, Mexico (except Mexico City), the Bahamas, Bermuda and the Caribbean are not considered international destinations.

 

Finnair Plus Gold oneworld® Sapphire

You are entitled to the following oneworld benefits:

  • Priority Business Class check-in
  • Extra baggage allowance
  • Priority baggage handling
  • Priority boarding
  • Preferred and pre-reserved seating when offered by the airline operating the flight
  • Priority standby and waitlisting
  • Access to Business Class and frequent flyer lounges (with one guest), regardless of the class of service flown that day

 

Finnair Plus oneworld® Ruby

Every time you fly on an eligible oneworld® flight, you earn points towards advancing to Ruby, Sapphire or Emerald status, where you can access oneworld premium lounges across the globe.

 

Extra Baggage Allowance


Emerald

As an Emerald frequent flyer, you can check in one additional bag for free in addition to your ticketed baggage allowance when you fly on oneworld airlines.

If your ticket mentions a weight allowance, you can check in an extra 20 kgs.  

*This benefit is not available on British Airways' 'Hand Baggage Only/Basic' fares.


Sapphire

As a Sapphire frequent flyer, the following special baggage privileges will apply when you fly on oneworld airlines:

  • On international or domestic itineraries using the baggage allowance "weight" system - 15 kgs in addition to the ticketed Economy baggage allowance.
  • On international itineraries, that include domestic sectors, using the baggage allowance “piece” system – one additional bag*, weighing up to 23kgs, up to a maximum of two pieces.
  • On purely domestic itineraries, using the baggage allowance "piece" system, for tickets with no ticketed baggage entitlement - the assurance of one piece of checked baggage, weighing up to 23 kgs.

Customers traveling in First and Business Class cabins will, in most cases, receive an even greater free checked baggage allowance.

*This benefit is not available on British Airways’ 'Hand Baggage Only/Basic' fares.
 

Travel Classes

Finnair offers Business Class and Economy Class on its long-haul international flights and a single-class service on shorter domestic flights.