Do you get free meals on Air Canada?
Air Canada offers complimentary meals on international flights, which include wine and beer. However, for flights within North America and the Caribbean, meals are not included.
Do you get free drinks on Air Canada?
Air Canada offers complimentary Lavazza coffee, tea, and juice on North American & Caribbean flights. For international flights a complimentary full bar service is available.
NORTH AMERICAN & CARIBBEAN FLIGHTS
On North American & Caribbean Flights, you can purchase items from the Air Canada Bistro menu on flights over 2 hours, and Lavazza coffee, tea, and juice are complimentary.
For substantial savings of up to 35% on onboard prices, you can pre-purchase a voucher for CAD$10.49 plus tax, which can be used to buy 1 meal or alcoholic beverage plus two snacks.
On select flights, business-class hot meals can be purchased for lunch/dinner. The availability and variety of meals may vary depending on the flight route and destination.
International Flights in Economy Class provide complimentary meals, typically a hot meal after take-off and a lighter second meal service, along with wines, spirits, and non-alcoholic beverages.
Premium Economy Class passengers on international flights enjoy welcome drinks and a choice of two main meals served on china with cutlery, while complimentary snacks and light options are offered on flights within North America.
PRE ORDER MEALS
Elevate your in-flight meal by pre-ordering one of Chef Jérôme Ferrer’s curated meal boxes when booking your flight or up to 24 hours before departure. Here are the options currently available:
Chicken Sandwich Box
North America & International Flights
Special meals are available in Premium Economy and Business class flights within North America. They are also available on all International economy class flights where meals are served. They are not available in economy class where Air Canada offers a paid meal service. Here’s a full list of special meals available on Air Canada.
Baby meals are available for infants and toddlers up to 2 years of age. They are all pureed and contain no added salt or sugar.
Diabetic meals are available for passengers with diabetes. They are low in sugar and carbohydrates, and they are also high in fiber to help keep blood sugar levels stable.
Gluten-free meals are available for passengers with celiac disease or gluten intolerance. They are free of gluten, which is a protein found in wheat, barley, and rye. They are also free of other gluten-containing ingredients, such as oats and malt.
Halal meals are available for passengers who follow Islamic dietary laws. They do not contain any pork or alcohol, and they may also be prepared without certain other ingredients, such as beef or lamb.
Kosher meals are available for passengers who follow Jewish dietary laws. They do not contain any pork or shellfish, and they may also be prepared without certain other ingredients, such as dairy or meat.
Low-calorie meals are available for passengers who are trying to lose weight or watch their calorie intake. They are low in calories, but they are still nutritionally balanced.
Low-fat meals are available for passengers who are trying to reduce their fat intake. They are low in fat, but they are still nutritionally balanced.
Low-sodium meals are available for passengers who are trying to reduce their sodium intake. They are low in sodium, but they are still nutritionally balanced.
Vegetarian meals are available for passengers who do not eat meat, poultry, or fish. They may contain dairy products, eggs, or honey.
Vegan meals are available for passengers who do not eat any animal products, including dairy, eggs, or honey.
Religious meals are available for passengers who follow the dietary laws of a particular religion. They may be vegetarian, vegan, or halal.
BUSINESS & SIGNATURE CLASS
On North American routes, hot meals are served on flights over two hours, and flights departing before 10 am offer a hot breakfast service. Flights under 2 hours departing after 10 am and before 8 pm provide a cold snack plate.
Signature Class offers a dine-on-demand service, a snack menu on certain routes, and an express light meal option right after take-off. Special menus and cocktails are available on select flights, and Laurent Perrier champagne is offered. Signature-class is mainly on long-haul routes but can be experienced on some transcontinental routes within North America. The menus are crafted by renowned chefs, and wine selections are curated by the airline’s sommelier.