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Own food on flight - restrictions?

London, United...
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Own food on flight - restrictions?

We are flying next week with Thomson. We want to take some snacks particularly for are fussy kids! Are there any restrictions? Sandwiches, biscuits, Grapes and chopped carrots for example.

Will buy drinks after security.

Llandudno North...
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1. Re: Own food on flight - restrictions?

No all fine to take on board so long as there is nothing liquid.

Depending on where you are flying to there may be restrictions on what you can import into the country food wise. So finish it all or dispose of on the aircraft if your unsure.

:-)

Edited: 8:14 am, March 27, 2013
Italy
Destination Expert
for Livigno, Lombardy
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2. Re: Own food on flight - restrictions?

We always take some snacks on board as you never know what the meals will be like.

Nowy Sacz, Poland
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for Poland
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3. Re: Own food on flight - restrictions?

This, copied from the Thomsopn website :

Can I take my own food for the flight?

Yes. However, we can't provide heating facilities on board (although for infants, we are able to warm bottles of milk in hot water). Therefore, we would advise low-risk food such as pre-made sandwiches and snacks that can be eaten cold.

Liverpool, United...
posts: 34
4. Re: Own food on flight - restrictions?

Take whatever you want. Except for fish, because of the offensive smell to others around you.

Oregon Coast
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for Crescent City, Oregon Coast, Oregon, Redwood National Park
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5. Re: Own food on flight - restrictions?

No fish, no garlic ;-)

South Pole
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6. Re: Own food on flight - restrictions?

no salami

Portland, Oregon
Destination Expert
for TripAdvisor Support
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7. Re: Own food on flight - restrictions?

No wonder I got such dirty look when I opened up my snack of durian pudding! :-)

Well educated biter...
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reviews: 35
8. Re: Own food on flight - restrictions?

en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Surstr%C3%B6mming

Sydney/Melbourne
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9. Re: Own food on flight - restrictions?

And no chòu dòufu!

…crikey.com.au/back-in-a-bit/…

London, England
posts: 922
reviews: 44
10. Re: Own food on flight - restrictions?

Might be worth avoiding cold baked beans?

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ehtMc2wtWi4