Before You Begin
Special meals on Finnair are available for all long-haul flights in economy and business class and for all business-class European flights.
It’s important to familiarise yourself with the types of special meals available, which include religious, medical, dietary, and infant/child options.
Here’s a walkthrough on how to secure your special meal for your next Finnair flight.
1. Access Finnair’s Special Meal Pre-Order: Go to the Finnair website.
2. Enter Your Flight Details: Under ‘Manage’ submit your booking reference and last name to find your reservation.
3. Locate the Meal Selection Area: In your booking overview, look for the meal pre-order or special requests section.
4. Discover the Special Meal Options: Finnair offers a variety of special meals such as low lactose, low sodium, gluten-free, and various religiously compliant meals. Explore the descriptions to ensure the best match for your needs.
5. Select and Secure Your Meal: Once you’ve made your choice, select the meal and add it to your booking to secure your order.
6. Confirmation of Your Choice: After selection, a summary screen will appear. Confirm your details to ensure the meal is linked to your flight.
7. Review Your Confirmation: Revisit your booking details or check your email for a confirmation message from Finnair, securing your special meal request.
Timing: Make sure to place your order at least 24 hours before your scheduled departure time. This lead time is required to ensure that your meal can be properly prepared and loaded onto your flight.