Icelandair is back with great Business class fares to Scandinavia and Europe out of Toronto, Canada.  Business class fares from ~$2300 CAD (~$1800 USD) are available across summer months from May – August 2018.  Flying on Icelandair Business Class fares has tremendous perks – up to 375% Alaska Miles!!!

Icelandair is a Alaska partner and flying Saga Class (Icelandair Business) earns 150% miles + additional 100% bonus + up to 125% bonus miles for Alaska Elite members.

For Example: A round trip from Toronto to Helsinki will earn 8246 Base miles + 4123 Class of Service bonus + 8246 Additional Bonus + 10307 Elite bonus (MVP 75K), for a grand total of 31,012 miles!!! Note, only Base miles earned and class of service bonuses on Icelandair count toward Mileage Plan elite status.

Icelandair Business Class

Alaska Mileage Plan: Bonus miles for Elite members


Icelandair Business Class

Alaska Mileage Plan: Earning on Icelandair

Icelandair Business Class Fares for Summer

Following fares are available on several dates between May-August 2018, I searched using google flights.

  • Toronto – Helsinki: ~$2300 CAD (~$1800 USD)
Icelandair Business Class

CAD 2316 = US $1805


Icelandair Business Class

Shown in CAD. Fare availability across summer months.

  • Toronto – Copenhagen/Oslo/Stockholm/Amsterdam: ~$2500 CAD (~$2000 USD)

Icelandair Business Class cabin is equipped with standard reclining chairs and not lie-flat beds. However, that each leg is under 5 hours and also offers free stopover in Iceland with up to 375% in bonus miles, is more than a convincing factor.

Icelandair Business Class

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Additional Perks

Icelandair allows up to 7 night layover in Reykjavik, Iceland at no additional cost. They also run a  unique Stopover Buddy Service that allows travellers to explore the country with a local, at no additional cost.