Special meals and nut allergies

Availability

Special meals to meet specific dietary, medical and religious needs are available on select flights with scheduled, complimentary meal service. Menus vary throughout the year to ensure fresh and seasonal ingredients. To make sure we can accommodate your needs, request at least 24 hours before departure.

First and Business

All U.S. flights over 2,200 miles, except from:

  • Anchorage (ANC)
  • Kona (KOA)
  • Kauai (LIH)
  • Select routes departing after 9 p.m.

All classes

To / from:

  • Asia
  • Australia
  • Europe
  • New Zealand
  • Belo Horizonte, Brazil (CNF)
  • Brasilia, Brazil (BSB)
  • Buenos Aires, Argentina (EZE)
  • Montevideo, Uruguay (MVD)
  • Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (GIG)
  • Santiago, Chile (SCL)
  • Sao Paulo, Brazil (GRU)

Request

At least 24 hours before departure

  • Make sure your flight offers special meals
  • Choose your meal
  • Call Reservations to order

At the airport

Let the gate agent and flight attendant know you ordered a special meal.

Contact Reservations

Meals

Meals for medical needs are approved and monitored by a Registered Dietician. Nutritional requirements are based on the entire meal.

Type Meal description
Asian vegetarian Spicy vegetarian meals with limited use of dairy products
Baby Selection of commercial baby food for children 2 and younger. Attached to the parent/guardian PNR.
Bland Simple cooking methods used specifically for passengers with digestive sensitivities
Child's Foods that appeal to kids age 2-5; available to everyone
Diabetic Suitable for reduced sugar, hyperglycemic, hypoglycemic and carbohydrate controlled meal requests
Gluten-intolerant This meal eliminates all foods prepared with wheat, rye, barley and oats
Hindu Prepared according to Hindu dietary practices and may include dairy, curries and spicy flavors
Kosher Prepared to comply with Jewish dietary laws
Lacto-ovo vegetarian Vegetarian meal that may include eggs and dairy products
Low fat High fiber, low fat meal
Low sodium No added salt, MSG or baking powder/soda
Muslim Does not contain pork, by-products of pork or ingredients containing alcohol
Non-lactose Does not contain cheese, dairy products and their derivatives, lactose or milk products
Vegetarian / Vegan Does not contain meat, fish, fowl, eggs, dairy products or derivatives
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EU Allergen

Allergen information is also available onboard flights departing EU countries.