The new route will be the fifth direct route to North America and the 27th international intercontinental route from Helsinki Airport.
The Helsinki Airport – Los Angeles service will operate three times a week starting from March 31, 2019.
In addition to this, Finnair will add more flights for the San Francisco and Chicago routes for the summer season. In 2019, the routes will be opened in April, and a fourth weekly flight will be added for the San Francisco route in May.
After these changes, Finnair will be flying its customers to Chicago every day of the week, three times a week to Los Angeles and four times a week to San Francisco.