Main Cabin food

American Airlines meals for sale

What's included

Snacks and drinks

Enjoy Biscoff cookies or mini pretzels on flights over 250 miles. As always, non-alcoholic beverages are on us.

Transcontinental flights

Meals are free on flights between:

  • Los Angeles (LAX) and New York (JFK)
  • San Francisco (SFO) and JFK

Depending on the time of day you can choose from a continental breakfast box, fresh sandwich, wrap or fruit and cheese.

International and Hawaii flights

Meals, beer and wine

Free on flights to and from Europe, Asia and select Latin American cities and from Dallas / Fort Worth to all Hawaiian cities that take off during normal breakfast, lunch and dinner times.


Free on flights to and from Japan, Hong Kong, Sydney and Auckland.

What's for sale

You can buy sandwiches, wraps, snack boxes and alcoholic drinks on most domestic and some international flights.

Credit and debit cards are accepted on all American Airlines-operated flights.

Availability varies based on flight time:

  • Snacks – 5 a.m. - 8 p.m. on flights over 2 hours
  • Breakfast – 5 a.m. - 9:45 a.m. on flights over 3 hours
  • Light meals – 9:45 a.m. - 8 p.m. on flights over 3 hours

Pre-order before your flight

Order online, pay onboard and enjoy

You can reserve items from our menu starting 30 days (and up to 24 hours) before flights with meal service. If you make changes to your flight you'll need to order again and first choices may not always be available.

  1. On, go to “My Trips/Check-in” and enter your flight information
  2. Scroll down and select “Reserve a meal”
  3. Select meal option and hit “Save and exit” or “Next’

Treat yourself

Use your Citi® / AAdvantage® card or AAdvantage® Aviator® Mastercard® and get 25% savings on food and beverage purchases inflight.*

AAdvantage® Executive Platinum and ConciergeKeySM members get a complimentary alcoholic drink and food menu item.

Flying on one of our partners?

*Valid on U.S.-issued Citi® / AAdvantage® credit cards or AAdvantage® Aviator® Mastercard® credit cards only. Savings do not apply to
any other inflight purchases, such as wireless internet access. Citi, Citibank, and Citi with Arc Design are registered service marks of
Citigroup Inc. The AAdvantage® Aviator® is issued by Barclays Bank Delaware (Barclaycard) pursuant to a license by Mastercard
International Incorporated. Mastercard is a registered Brand Mark of Mastercard International Incorporated.

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