Travel credit

How to find and redeem your travel credit

We issue 3 types of travel credit: Flight Credit, Travel Vouchers and Trip Credit. Travel credit can be used to book flights only and is not valid for extras like seats or bags.

Flight Credit

Flight credit icon

Created by

Flights that you canceled
 
 

Valid for

  • Flights only
  • Can't be used for extras like
    seats or bags

Number per trip

1 per passenger
 
 

Who can use it

Only the same passenger on the canceled ticket can book and travel using a Flight Credit

Expires

Travel must begin 1 year from the date of issue.*

See if your Flight Credit qualifies

How to redeem

On aa.com, or

Contact Reservations

*Flight Credits issued for flights canceled due to COVID-19 can be used for travel through December 31, 2021.

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Travel Voucher

Travel voucher icon

Issued for

U.S. residents only
 

Valid for

  • Flights only
  • Can't be used for extras like
    seats or bags

Number per trip

Up to 8 per trip
 

Who can use it

Can be used by the voucher holder to book travel for anyone

Expires

1 year from date issued
 

How to redeem

On aa.com, or

Contact Reservations

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Trip Credit

Trip credit icon

Issued for

Compensation by us, or for remaining value from a Flight Credit exchange

Valid for

  • Flights only
  • Can't be used for extras like
    seats or bags

Number per trip

Up to 8 per trip
 
 

Who can use it

Can be used by the credit holder to book travel for anyone

Expires

1 year from date issued
 
 

How to redeem

Contact Reservations

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