As the world's largest airline, we can provide convenient options to top business and leisure destinations across Europe, bringing you easier access to the destinations that matter most while offering a more modern and comfortable transatlantic travel experience.
Together offering you more across the Atlantic
Through our enhanced relationship with fellow oneworld® members British Airways, Finnair and Iberia, we have established an extensive network for transatlantic travel centered around key cities such as Chicago (ORD), Dallas/Fort Worth (DFW), Helsinki (HEL), London Heathrow (LHR), Los Angeles (LAX), Madrid (MAD), Miami (MIA) and Paris (CDG). Starting this spring, we will offer new daily service from New York Kennedy (JFK) to Birmingham, UK (BHX) and Edinburgh, Scotland (EDI). We will also be upgrading our aircraft between New York JFK and Manchester, UK (MAN) to our refreshed 767-300. Additionally, we will be offering new nonstop service between Miami and Frankfurt starting May 14, providing an easy connection point for travel between the United States, Latin America and Europe.
Whether heading to Paris on one of our seven daily flights from the U.S., including five from the New York area on American Airlines and OpenSkies, or to Milan through New York JFK or Miami, we can get you to your destination quickly and comfortably.
As a member of the oneworld alliance, we offer the most flights per day between the United States and London, including the most daily nonstop flights between New York and London. Additionally, starting March 28, 2015, American Airlines and British Airways will offer four flights per day, more than any other airline alliance, between LAX and London on American's Flagship Boeing 777-300 and British Airways' luxurious Airbus A380 aircraft. Both aircraft will feature fully lie-flat seats with all aisle access in the Business and First Class cabins, as well as in-seat entertainment throughout the plane.
Our partnership offers the most nonstop flights to Europe from Charlotte (CLT), Dallas/ Fort Worth (DFW), Los Angeles (LAX), Miami (MIA), New York (JFK), Philadelphia (PHL), Phoenix (PHX), and Raleigh Durham (RDU). And with our extensive U.S. and European networks, we can get you to any destination quickly and comfortably.
Explore London with British Airways
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).
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 offer nearly three times more fully lie-flat seats between New York and London than any other airline partnership.
Plus, enjoy nonstop service between LAX or SFO (starting March 29) and London (LHR) on British Airways brand new, luxurious A380 aircraft.
Finland awaits with Finnair
Enjoy convenient flight options, including nonstop to Helsinki (HEL) from New York Kennedy (JFK), on one of the most modern fleets in Europe. With flights to more than 65 destinations in 30 countries, including an increasing number of intercontinental flights to and from Asia, Finnair's Helsinki hub is ideally placed as a gateway between the Far East and Europe.
See Spain with Iberia
Iberia is Spain's flagship airline and the leading carrier between Europe and Latin America. From its Madrid hub, you can fly to almost 120 destinations in 45 countries across Europe, Africa, the Middle East and United States. Fly nonstop with Iberia between Madrid (MAD) and Boston (BOS), New York Kennedy (JFK), Los Angeles (LAX), Miami (MIA) and Chicago (ORD).
Whether you're in the air or on the ground, enjoy cutting-edge technology, state-of-the-art amenities and more ways to stay comfortable and connected throughout your travels.
Enjoy the ride
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
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
Ease into your journey
Enjoy an expedited check-in process with our exclusive Flagship® Check-In service, available at our hubs in Chicago O'Hare (ORD), Los Angeles (LAX), Miami (MIA) and New York Kennedy (JFK).
Catch up on work or sleep in our Admirals Club® lounges in select cities, providing personalized service and exceptional amenities. Our dining and premium beverage selections will keep you refreshed and ready for your travels.
And, if you are an AAdvantage® Executive Platinum or Platinum member, or you are traveling in a First or Business Class cabin on any oneworld member airline, you can access more than 600 airport lounges throughout the world. Visit Iberia's VIP lounge when flying from Madrid (MAD), or check out British Airways lounge in Manchester (MAN).
If you are a U.S. citizen and a frequent traveler to London, you can expedite your entry into the U.K. by applying for registered traveler status.