Finnair

Finnair is the flag carrier and largest airline of Finland, with its headquarters in Vantaa and its main hub at Helsinki-Vantaa Airport. Finnair and its subsidiaries dominate both domestic and international air travel in Finland. Its major shareholder is the government of Finland, with 55.8% of the shares. Finnair is a member of the Oneworld airline alliance. In 2015, it transported over 10 million passengers to over 60 European, 13 Asian and 4 North-American destinations. As of January 2016, the airline employed 4,817 people.

Finnair is the fifth oldest airline in the world with uninterrupted existence. With no fatal or hull-loss accidents since 1963, Finnair is consistently on the list of safest airlines in the world (#3 in 2014).

Finnair selected as Best European Airline at TTG China Travel Awards

Finnair has been selected as the Best European Airline for the third year in a row at the TTG China Travel Awards, one of the most influential travel industry awards...

Finnair to lease an A320 aircraft and pilots from GetJet to operate on some European routes between June 2018 and January 2019

Finnair will lease an Airbus A320 aircraft and flight deck crew from the Lithuanian airline GetJet to support Finnair’s growing traffic from summer 2018...

Finnair adds frequencies to Japan and Europe for the upcoming winter season

Finnair has today announced that it will be adding frequencies to some of its popular destinations for the 2018/2019 winter season.  Finnair’s additional frequencies for the winter season include:  Tokyo...

Finnair traffic performance in February 2018: +14.7%

Strong growth continued as expected, especially in long-haul traffic In February, Finnair carried 957,100 passengers, or 14.7% more than in the corresponding period of 2017....
Finnair 'oneworld' Embraer 190 - copyright Wim Peeters

Finnair opens direct flights to Minsk, the capital of Belarus

Finnair is expanding its network and will open a direct, year-round route between Helsinki and Minsk on June 9, 2018. Flights between Helsinki and...

Finnair extends the operating period for its Chicago and San Francisco routes

Finnair is extending the operating period for both its Chicago and San Francisco routes during the upcoming fall. The Helsinki-Chicago route will be extended...

Finnair to offer digital newspapers on its long-haul flights

Finnair is making available a wide selection of international newspapers in digital format for customers on its long-haul flights. As of today, over 50 international...

Finnair traffic performance in January 2018: +15.6 percent

The fastest growth in Finnair history in progress - the number of passengers grew by 15.6 percent in January In January, Finnair carried 965,700 passengers,...

Why airlines are eager to connect Europe with mainland China

2018 is the EU-China Tourism Year (ECTY), an agreement that was reached by the President of the European Commission, Jean-Claude Juncker, and the Chinese...

Finnair chosen as airline partner during the EU-China Tourism Year 2018

Finnair is proud to cooperate as a selected airline partner to the EU - China Tourism Year 2018.  The EU - China Tourism Year...

Finnair adds long-haul frequencies to Osaka, Hong Kong, Delhi and Phuket for Winter 2018/19

In line with the airline’s growth strategy, Finnair has announced increased frequencies across its network of destinations in Asia for the Winter 2018/19 season....

Winter 18/19: Finnair opens new route to Lyon, adds long-haul frequencies to Osaka, Hong Kong, Delhi and Phuket

Finnair today announced the opening of a new winter route to Lyon, France, for the 2018/2019 winter season. Known for its gastronomy, historical landmarks...

Finnair traffic performance in December 2017: +17.4%

Finnair’s December passenger volume reached a new high, the number of passengers per year increased by more than one million to close to 12...

Take off in 2018 with Finnair’s flight promotion in Brussels

• Finnair has launched a promotion on flights from Brussels to a variety of destinations in Asia and Finland • Fares to Asia start from €409...
Finnair 'oneworld' Embraer 190 - copyright Wim Peeters

The bad weather continues to affect Finnair’s traffic in the coming days

The storm in Central Europe and the runway restrictions caused by heavy snowfall in Helsinki Airport on Tuesday congested Finnair operations at Helsinki Airport...

Finnair traffic performance in November 2017: 15 percent more passengers

Record-high capacity growth in November, demand exceeded capacity growth in Asian, North-Atlantic and European Traffic In November, Finnair's overall capacity measured in Available Seat Kilometres...

Finnair adds flights to top European destinations for summer 2018 and to Lapland for winter 2018/2019

In line with its growth strategy, Finnair continues to grow its traffic and will add frequencies to popular destinations in Europe for summer 2018 and...

Finnair revamps its business class with a Nordic touch

In conjunction with its annual Press Day, Finnair has today announced the launch of a new business class service concept and new Marimekko design elements for...
Finnair Airbus A320

Winter 2018-19: Finnair to add over 100 weekly flights including Lapland, Russia, Stuttgart, Lisbon and the Baltics

Winter 2017-2018 has just started, but Finnair is already announcing its operations for the following winter season. Finnair will continue to grow its operations during...

Finnair to add connections to Stockholm Bromma and deepen cooperation with Swedish BRA

Finnair will add connections to Stockholm’s Bromma airport, and deepen its cooperation with the Swedish regional airline BRA. With the new frequencies, Finnair adds...