American Airlines Pet Policy

American Airlines Pet Policy

American  AirlinesAmerican Airlines Pet Policy

800-433-7300

In Cabin/Carry-On Pet Fee:  $125 one-way

Maximum Weight Allowed:  Pet and container can weigh no more than 20 lbs. combined.

Cargo Area/Checked Baggage Pet Fee:  $175 one-way

Pet Carrier Guidelines:  For pets traveling in cabin/carry-on, the carrier must be no larger than  19" Lx 13" W x 9" H.  Pets must be able to stand up, turn around and lie down comfortably.  Soft sided pet carriers must have ventilation on at least two sides. 

For pets traveling in cargo, pets must be able to stand up, turn around and lie down comfortably.  Pet carriers must be made of wood, metal, plastic or a similar material.  The carriers must have ventilation on at least two sides.  The maximum size for checked kennels is a series 500 kennel. Series 700 kennels are not allowed on any aircraft.  The maximum weight allowed of a checked pet and kennel is 100 lbs.

Pet Policy Details:  Visit American Airlines Website