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Peace of mind with the Select Your Seat service

Add some peace of mind to your flight by selecting your preferred seat in advance. With Finnair’s Select Your Seat service, you can reserve an Economy Class seat for a scheduled flight operated and marketed by Finnair (the flight number in the ticket starts with AY and the ticket number starts with 105). You can add even more comfort to your flight by selecting a seat with extra leg space or a front row seat.

You can reserve your preferred seat at the same time when you purchase your flight tickets. You can also reserve your seat via the My booking section on our website.

Make your travel experience with Finnair even more peaceful – select your seat today!

If you’re travelling on a Finnair leisure flight (AY1000 series), you can select your seat via the leisure flights supplementary services page.

Select Your Seat fees on Finnair flights:
Seat Finland, Scandinavia and the Baltics Europe (excluding Cyprus, Greece, Portugal, the Canary Islands and Turkey) Cyprus, Greece, Portugal, the Canary Islands, Turkey, the Middle East and Africa Rest of the world
Seat with extra leg space 16 24 40 60
Seat with extra leg space, children* - - - -
Front row of each cabin section 12 15 30 40
Front row of each cabin section, children 6 7.50 15 20
Any other seat 8 12 15 20
Any other seat, children 4 6 7.50 10

Fees are in euros, EUR (or the equivalent local currency where the excess fee is collected). When departing from Canada, the fees quoted are collected in CAD. When departing from the USA, the fees quoted are collected in USD.

Child discount applies to children between 2 and 11 years of age.

*For safety reasons, children are not allowed to sit in exit row seats.

Select your seat now

If you haven’t reserved a seat in advance, you can choose your seat at check-in from those that are still available. Choosing your seat at check-in is free of charge. Online check-in opens 36 hours before departure.

Your seat preference on your Finnair Plus profile will be taken into account if you are a Finnair Plus Platinum or Gold member.

Terms and conditions:

You can select a seat via the Select Your Seat service free of charge in the following cases:

  • You’re travelling with a Business Class ticket.
  • You’re travelling with a PRO ticket.
  • You’re travelling with a Finnair Plus award ticket (excluding front row seats and seats with extra leg space).
  • You’re a Finnair Plus Platinum or Gold member, or a oneworld Emerald or Sapphire member.
  • You’re travelling to or from a Finnair destination in Japan (excluding seats with extra leg space). You can reserve a seat with extra leg space for flights between Finland and Japan for an additional charge of €60; no charge for Finnair Plus Platinum and Gold members and oneworld Emerald and Sapphire members.

If you’re a Finnair Plus Silver member, you get a 50% discount (excluding seats with extra leg space).

The fee is non-refundable if you cancel the flight, are involuntarily upgraded, or in case you are not suitable to sit in the seat type selected.

The fee may be refunded if you use your Finnair Plus points or an upgrade voucher to upgrade your travel class, or if you cannot be seated in the reserved seat or in a suitable alternative seat due to Finnair.

Changes of dates are possible according to the terms and conditions of your ticket.

If you have reserved a paid seat and you change your flight times in accordance with your fare rules, you need to reserve your paid seat again for the new flight. You may then apply for a refund of the costs of the seat reservation on the original flight.

Unaccompanied minors and passengers with reduced mobility need to reserve their seats by telephone. Please also contact us if you need a baby basket.

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