Kosher food on plane it not something rare and difficult to get. Those people who travel lot, know already how it is possible to order kosher food to eat on airplane board.
We decided to collect information about various airlines, how it is possible to order kosher food. We foresee a number of posts with detailed list of airlines serving kosher food on flight.
Check out the following pages for more companies:
Kosher food order for a flight. Part 2.
Kosher food order for a flight. Part 3.

LOT Polish airlines

LOT offers a wide selection of food various dietary principles. Kosher is also one of the options.

Contacts

You can order only by calling their Contact Center by phone: +48 22 577 77 55.
More details here https://www.lot.com/ee/en/special-meal

Lufthansa

There is certain limitation, when you cannot order kosher food on Lufthansa flight.
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.
So, if you are flying for 3 hours in Economy Class, then there will be no option for kosher food.

Contacts

Kosher food can be ordered in Bookings section My bookings
More information here https://www.lufthansa.com/us/en/Special-meals

Aeroflot

Domestic flights

Aeroflot serves kosher food on following domestic flights if you fly in Business class:

  • Saint-Petersburg – Moscow (SU 033,035,037)
  • Sochi – Moscow (SU 1141,1129)

Hint: If you fly from Moscow, you can try to call Aerflot hotline and ask if it is possible to order kosher meals for your flight. Seems like it is possible for any flight from Moscow.

International flights

International routes list is the following:

  • Alicante – Moscow
  • Bangkok -Moscow
  • Beijing – Moscow
  • Copenhagen – Moscow (SU 2497) (Business class only)
  • Delhi – Moscow
  • Dusseldorf – Moscow
  • Ho Chi Minh City – Moscow
  • Hong Kong – Moscow
  • Lisbon-Moscow
  • Los-Angeles – Moscow
  • Madrid – Moscow
  • Malaga – Moscow
  • Miami – Moscow
  • New York – Moscow
  • Phuket – Moscow
  • Prague – Moscow (SU 2017) (Business class only)
  • Seoul – Moscow
  • Shanghai – Moscow
  • Stockholm – Moscow (SU 2387) (Business class only)
  • Tel-Aviv – Moscow (SU 501,505)
  • Tokio- Moscow
  • Valencia – Moscow
  • Viena – Moscow (SU 2355) (Business class only)
  • Washington – Moscow

Contacts

You can order kosher food during booking or calling any of the following phone numbers:
in Moscow – (495) 223-55-55 (24/24)
in Russia – 8-800-444-55-55 (free-of-charge)
More information here https://www.aeroflot.ru/ru-en/information/preparation/meals

Finnair

Special meals are available on all Finnair operated intercontinental flights and in Business Class on our European flights. If you travel Economy class in Europe, then you can buy on board some snacks with hekshers and drinks.

Contacts

More information here https://www.finnair.com/int/gb/information-services/on-the-aircraft/food-and-drink-on-board/special-meals

British Airways

If you are going to the following locations, prepare, that there will be no possibility to order kosher food.
Flights to London from:
Bangalore, Budapest, Cairo, Cancun, the Caribbean (except Bermuda), Chengdu, Hyderabad, Lima, Malé, Mauritius, the Middle East, Nairobi, San Jose (Costa Rica), Santiago and the Seychelles.

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Contacts

You can order kosher food 24 hours before flight on the following address Booking
management

More information here https://www.britishairways.com/en-gb/information/food-and-drink/special-meals

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El Al

Israeli company offers not only kosher food selection, but with two different levels Mehadrin and Glatt Kosher.

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Mehadrin

is a vegetarian meal produced in one of El Al’s kitchens under the supervision of local rabbis who certify the kashrut of the meals as specified on the wrapping of the meal.

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Glatt kosher
(LeMehadrin)

meals served on flights from Tel Aviv, with a Badatz certificate of the Edah HaChareidit in Jerusalem. These meals are produced in one of El Al’s kitchens under the supervision of local rabbis who certify the kashrut of the meals as specified on the wrapping of the meal. The glatt kosher meals served on flights from New York have Regal kashrut certification.
To check whether your desired meal is available for your destination, contact the Telephone Service Center at *2250 or 03-9771111 extension 1 or contact your travel agent.
Please note: EL AL does not guarantee that the entire range of special meals will be available to all destinations and on all flights.

  • For flights departing from Tel Aviv Monday – Friday – up to 12 hours before departure time
  • For flights departing to Tel Aviv Monday – Friday – up to 24 hours before departure time
  • For flights departing from all destinations on Saturday – up to 48 hours before departure time
  • For flights departing from Tel Aviv on Sunday – up to 42 hours before departure time
  • For flights departing to Tel Aviv on Sunday – up to 48 hours before departure time
  • For flights departing to Tel Aviv Monday – Friday from Mumbai and Hong Kong for glatt kosher (LeMahedrin)meals
    and for glatt kosher fish meals – up to 36 hours before departure time
  • To order glatt kosher (LeMahedrin) meals for flights departing from New York (JFK and Newark):
    • Monday – Friday – up to 7 hours before departure time. For Saturday flights – up to 36 hours before
      departure time.
    • For Sunday flights – up to 48 hours before departure time
  • Ordering a glatt kosher SKML meal for flights departing from Toronto to Los Angeles:
    • Sunday – Friday – up to 7 hours before departure time
    • Saturday – up to 36 hours before departure time
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Contacts

You can order kosher food here Meal
Reservation

More information here https://www.elal.com/en/PassengersInfo/OnBoard/Pages/Food-Beverages.aspx

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Turkish Airlines

Turkish company offers kosher food on board for all flights, but you need to order it 24 hour prior flight.

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Contacts

You need to call the company by the following phone number +1-800-874-8875.
More information here https://www.turkishairlines.com/en-int/any-questions/special-meals/index.html

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Air France

There are no limitations in order kosher food on Air France flights.

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Contacts

To place you kosher food request, you just need to send a request to the company.
So, you just go to Your
Reservation
page and add kosher option to the booking.
More information is here https://www.airfrance.fr/FR/en/common/guidevoyageur/classeetconfort/repas_speciaux.htm

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Air Baltic

Latvia-based company offers kosher option for flight meals only to Business class passengers. You need to order 24 hours before your flight.

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Contacts

To place an order for special meals, you need to contact the company:

More information here https://www.airbaltic.com/en/inflight-meals

KLM>KLM offers kosher food option for flight meal, but you need to order it 48 hours before flight. You can order food on Booking Management page.

Contacts>More information is here https://www.klm.com/travel/pa_en/prepare_for_travel/on_board/dining_on_board/special_meals.htm

More useful kosher information>If you haven’t find your favorite airline in the list, feel free to write a comment and we’ll add information to the list.
While not all airlines offer kosher food option for flight meals selection, we suggest to use “Is it kosher?” app to find what is kosher and what is not in airport shops.

This is information about first list of airlines serving kosher food on flights.
Check out the following pages for more companies:
Kosher food order for a flight. Part 2.
Kosher food order for a flight. Part 3.

2 Comments on “Kosher food order for a flight

  • Rivka

    Posted onJuly 26, 2018at12:22 am

    What a bout to México City

    Reply
    • admin

      Posted onJuly 26, 2018at3:53 am

      Rivka,
      we have added information about Aeroméxico, as soon as this is the only company offering kosher meals on board. Please take a look on the page.

      Reply

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