Experience the best of Europe

Together offering you more across the Atlantic

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We're expanding our network to bring you an easier and more rewarding global travel experience to Europe and beyond. Enjoy convenient access to more destinations, smoother connections and enhanced amenities and comfort on our newly modernized aircraft.

Coming Together to Offer You More

Through our merger, US Airways has joined American in our enhanced relationship with oneworld® members British Airways, Finnair and Iberia. Together, we offer you more options across the Atlantic and an easier and more rewarding global travel experience to Europe and beyond, including:

  • Access to an enhanced network of more than 50 destinations in 15 countries
  • Convenient itineraries through coordinated schedules with nearly 100 routes between North America and Europe
  • More opportunities to earn and redeem AAdvantage® miles while you explore the world
  • Access to airport lounges throughout the globe for eligible customers

US Airways adds nearly 30 routes to our enhanced relationship, with convenient options from its Charlotte (CLT) and Philadelphia (PHL) hubs to top destinations in Europe. Together, American and US Airways offer service to more than 20 destinations in Europe, including Athens, Dublin, Dusseldorf, Helsinki, London (LHR), Madrid and Munich. US Airways will offer new seasonal nonstop service between Charlotte and Brussels, Barcelona, Manchester and Lisbon and between Philadelphia and Edinburgh in summer 2014.

Lift Off to London

Together, American and British Airways offer up to 17 daily nonstop flights between New York and London, more flights between the two cities than any other airline or alliance. And, we offer the only direct service between New York Kennedy (JFK) and London City Airport (LCY) twice daily.

Plus, enjoy new nonstop service between Austin (AUS) and London (LHR) on British Airways' brand new Boeing 787 Dreamliner aircraft, featuring smooth ride technology, larger windows, ambient lighting and the latest in-flight entertainment. The new route will operate daily starting May 5, 2014.

If you’re traveling in First or Business Class between New York and London, you can experience the unparalleled comfort of fully lie-flat seats on every American or British Airways flight, ensuring a state-of-the-art travel experience on our modernized fleets. Along with British Airways, we will offer nearly three times more fully lie-flat seats between New York and London than any other airline partnership.

Be Rewarded

Earn AAdvantage miles on all eligible American Airlines, British Airways, Finnair and Iberia flights, and the miles you earn get you closer to AAdvantage elite status. Then, use your miles for travel to destinations worldwide – you can even use them to give yourself a well-deserved upgrade on eligible Iberia and British Airways flights.

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Earn and Redeem AAdvantage Miles

More ways to earn AAdvantage miles

AAdvantage® members can earn AAdvantage miles on all eligible American Airlines, British Airways, Finnair and Iberia flights and the miles earned for travel on all four airlines count toward elite status qualification.

Plus, AAdvantage Executive Platinum, AAdvantage Platinum and AAdvantage Gold members earn elite status bonus miles for eligible flights on all four airlines.

More ways to redeem AAdvantage miles

We're making it easier for you to redeem American Airlines AAdvantage miles for flights with oneworld® members British Airways, Finnair, airberlin, Qantas and Royal Jordanian in addition to Hawaiian Airlines and Alaska Airlines. Now you can book one-way, round-trip and multi-city award travel on one airline or a combination of these airlines on aa.com, so start planning your trip today. Visit Award Reservations for details.



American Airlines Admirals Club

A seamless travel experience at your fingertips

Enjoy a smooth travel experience from start to finish through our enhanced relationship

Not only can we get you to more destinations worldwide, but we get you there as smoothly and seamlessly as possible. 

American Airlines, British Airways, Finnair and Iberia offer:

  • A streamlined check-in experience on any of our websites
  • Access to the best prices across all of our airlines, and the ability to mix and match flights to get the best deals
  • The ability to check-in and print boarding passes for flights on any of the websites you booked on or the airline operating the flight
  • Priority privileges for oneworld® elite members
  • More open doors for Admirals Club® members, offering access to more lounges worldwide

Visit www.aa.com/loungeaccess for complete details on lounge privileges.



Experience Our Premium Cabins

Enjoy the finer things in flight at every stage of your journey thanks to the exceptional offerings of our enhanced relationship.

Slip into your own world in our premium cabins by transforming your seat into your corner office in the sky. If it’s relaxation you seek, sit back in your favorite recliner or wind down with a movie while enjoying palate-pleasing menu selections. 

First and Business Class customers now have access to an extended range of premium cabins and services to destinations across the globe. Enjoy reciprocal lounge access and online check-in, all while earning and redeeming AAdvantage® miles for travel on American Airlines, British Airways, Finnair and Iberia.

Modernizing with You in Mind

Along with British Airways, Finnair and Iberia, we're bringing you a state-of-the-art travel experience with enhanced features across each carrier's updated fleet, including:

  • Our Boeing 777-300ER, which offers fully lie-flat seats in First and Business Class, as well as international Wi-Fi and personal in-flight entertainment offered at every seat, now available on two daily flights between New York Kennedy (JFK) and London Heathrow (LHR)
  • British Airways' new Airbus A380, updated to feature two passenger decks with innovative cabin redesigns and a private First Class cabin, available on their transatlantic flights from Los Angeles
  • Finnair's A330-300 aircraft, which features new-generation lie-flat seats with pillows, blankets, amenity kits and personal entertainment systems
  • Iberia's new A330-300 aircraft, offering fully lie-flat beds with direct aisle-access, individual seat back entertainment with over 200 entertainment options and Apple and USB connections at every Business Class seat





More Ways to Serve You

Bringing you closer to the best of Europe

American Airlines, British Airways, Finnair and Iberia, together with the full oneworld alliance network, extend your access to nearly 1,000 destinations in more than 150 countries around the world.

  • Check out our latest American Airlines Vacations packages and offers when planning your European getaway
  • Learn more about our travel apps to help you stay connected throughout your travels
  • Learn what you need to know when planning a trip — from destination and airport guides to activities and weather



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