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Our airline partners

American Airlines

As the world’s largest airline, we’re connecting you around the globe with nearly 6,700 daily flights to more than 330 destinations.

By modernising our fleet and continuously expanding our global network, there are now even more options when flying from Ireland with American Airlines. 

American Airlines operates a year round Dublin to Philadelphia service. In addition they operate seasonal services from Dublin to Charlotte, Chicago and New York JFK and also Shannon to Philadelphia.     

Practical Information

Advanced Passenger Information does not need to be supplied to American Airlines prior to travel.  It will be collected by the airline at time of check in.

London Heathrow: all destinations depart from Terminal 3.

Manchester: all destinations depart from Terminal 3.

Edinburgh: all destinations depart from the Main Terminal

Economy Class: 1 piece not exceeding 23kg in weight

Business and First Class:  2 pieces not exceeding 23kg in weight per piece.

You may bring the following onto the airplane:

One carry-on bag  -  Length should not exceed 22in / 56cm, width should not exceed 14in / 35cm and height should not exceed 9in / 23cm. The bag must fit in the baggage frames located throughout the check-in area at the airport. A garment bag that fits in the baggage frame will count as your one carry-on bags.

On top of the above allowance, you may also take one personal item, such as purse, briefcase, laptop bag, duty free shopping bag or similar.  Total dimensions may not exceed 36in / 91cm (length + width + height)

Online check in opens 24 hours before you flight departure time. Alternatively you can check in at the Airport from 3 hours and up until 60 minutes prior to your scheduled flight departure time.

Cabin Classes

  • In-flight Wi-Fi and power outlets at every seat.*
  • Menus with delicious appetisers, salads, entrées and desserts, plus complimentary wine and beer.
  • An extensive selection of movies, TV programs, audio channels and games on personal in-seat 9-inch touchscreen Panasonic Eco Monitors.*
  • Main Cabin Extra seats are available providing up to six inches of additional legroom together with priority boarding.

 *Available on the Boeing 777-300ER, 787 Dreamliner and select Boeing 777-200. This is a chargeable service.

  • Fully lie-flat seat with an intuitive design where any component can be adjusted, including the seat back, head rest, and leg rest.
  • All seats have aisle access.
  • Wi-Fi capability, power and USB outlets.**
  • Chef-inspired menu options. Multi-Course meal First and Business meals are healthy, delicious and customized to your travel.
  • Walk-up bar stocked with sweets and savory snacks – a first for any U.S. carrier;
  • Be pampered with travel essentials from leading skincare and lifestyle brands C.O. Bigelow and Cole Haan

* *Available on the Boeing 777-300ER, 787 Dreamliner and select Boeing 777-200. This is a chargeable service.

  • Seat provides the personal freedom to comfortably recline or lie flat to sleep;
  • Light-weight day blanket.
  • Chef-inspired menu options. Multi-Course meal First and Business meals are healthy, delicious and customized to your travel;
  • Relax before you fly in our premium lounge in New York (JFK). Or access our International First Class Lounges and Admirals® Club lounges in other cities;
  • Speed through check-in, security and boarding at the airport and get your checked bags first when you land;
  • Be pampered with travel essentials from leading skincare and lifestyle brands 3LAB and Cole Haan.
  • Comfort covered with pyjamas for you. When you're ready, turn your fully lie-flat seat into a bed with the complimentary pillow and blanket provided.
  • Wi-Fi capability, power and USB outlets.**

* *Available on the Boeing 777-300ER, 787 Dreamliner and select Boeing 777-200. This is a chargeable service.