Passengers who require special food for dietary, nutritional or religious reasons have a choice of 17 different meals on Lufthansa operated flights.

Special meals can be ordered up to 24 hours before departure, provided that there is a confirmed booking in the required class. Please note that special meals are usually offered in Economy Class on flights of more than 185 minutes duration and in Business Class on flights of more than 75 minutes duration.

 
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Dietary meals

Name
Explanation
Diabetic diet
No sugar, little fat, no battered or breaded products, no alcohol
Gluten free food
When incompatibility to gluten (gluten protein): the usage of gluten free flours

Reduction food
Calorie-reduced meals, rich on dietary fibre, low on fat and carbohydrates
Low cholesterol food
Less than 100 mg cholesterol, no animal fats, no egg yolk
Low sodium food
For cardiovascular and kidney problems: cooking salt free, low fat, non-flatulent, without alcohol
Lactose free food
For lactose or milk incompatibility
 
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Vegetarian and whole food meals

Name
Explanation
Vegetarian meal (Western)
No meat or fish products, without alcohol, no dairy products and eggs
Vegetarian meal
(Lacto-Ovo)
Meal without meat (although dairy products and eggs are allowed)
Vegetarian asian meal (Indian)
Meal without meat prepared and spiced Indian style
Vegetarian meal (Oriental)
Meal without meat or fish, prepared and spiced in an oriental style
Please order this menu via the Lufthansa Service Centre only.
Fruit meal
Meal made with fruit (raw and fresh fruit, without meat)
Light whole food
Light diet for the stomach, bowel, liver, gall
Meal without fish
Contains no seafood, mussels or similar products
 
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Meals for members of certain religions

Name
Explanation
Kosher meal
Strictly kosher food prepared under the supervision of a rabbinate
Muslim meal
No use of pork, no venison and no alcohol used. Usage of halal standard certified meat- and poultry products exclusively.
 

Further advice:
Meals for babies and toddlers (baby food) are limited available aboard Lufthansa flights and do not need to be ordered when you book. Meals suitable for children (two years and over) must be ordered separately when you book your flight.

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