Priority baggage delivery

Priority baggage delivery

Putting your luggage first

In addition to priority access privileges, on eligible flights*, our top customers can look forward to a swift, convenient exit from the airport with our complimentary Priority baggage delivery service. At check in, your baggage will be tagged with branded Priority bag tags, and when you arrive at your destination, they’ll be among the first delivered to the baggage claim area.

This service applies only to:

To enjoy the benefits of this service, check your bag directly with American at:

* Service is available on all American Airlines and American Eagle flights system-wide. Excludes codeshare flights.

** If upgrading, your First or Business Class seat must be confirmed before check-in to be eligible for this service.


  • Frequently Asked Questions
    Does Priority baggage delivery apply to passengers traveling with me in the same reservation?

    No, this benefit only applies to the selected group of customers. It does not apply to other customers traveling with you.

    If my trip originates with another airline, but I’m connecting to an American Airlines flight, will I receive Priority baggage delivery?

    No, Priority baggage delivery only applies when your luggage is checked directly with American, either at the ticket counter, through the self-service check-in machine or at curbside.