Traveling with electronic cigarettes?

Electronic cigarettes are not allowed in checked baggage. You may travel with electronic cigarettes in your carry-on bags only. Smoking is never allowed onboard any flight.

Departure lounge with baggage

Our policies

Checked baggage

Checked baggage

From charges to weight and size, here's everything about our checked baggage policy.

Carry-on baggage

Carry-on baggage

Make your journey easier and discover what to expect when packing your carry-on bag.

Restricted items

Restricted items

There are many common items that are restricted by the TSA.

Specialty and sports

Specialty and sports

From musical instruments to military baggage, here's everything you need to know.

Traveling with pets

Traveling with pets

We’re making your pet our priority. Here are some guidelines to help make your journey smoother.

Traveling with children or infants

Traveling with children

Taking a trip with your child or infant can be child’s play. We’ll show you how.

Free checked bag

First checked bag free

Plus, for a limited time, earn 50,000 bonus miles

Your first checked bag is free on domestic itineraries for you and up to four people travelling with you with select Citi® / AAdvantage® cards. Bonus miles earned after qualifying purchases.

Luggage delivery service

Luggage delivery service

Bypass baggage claim

Whether you're traveling for business or pleasure on your next trip, let us bring your bags to you.

Traveling with oneworld

Our partner airlines

From seating policy to lounge information, here’s everything you need to know about flying with our partner airlines.

Lost items

Lost an item?

We can help you

If you’ve lost an item on a plane or in an American-operated area, at the airport or at a security checkpoint, visit our lost and found page and we’ll point you in the right direction.

Special assistance

Let us take care of you

We offer assistance at the airport, on the plane and upon arrival for a variety of needs including traveling with devices, disabilities, children and more.