American Airlines Alternatives

Looking for brands like American Airlines? We've researched the 50 top alternatives to American Airlines and summarized the best options here in this American Airlines competitors grid. Find American Airlines' competitors, compare American Airlines' features and pricing vs. other airlines brands and stores. Get the low-down on alternatives to American Airlines in the airline product space before you make a purchase.

About this American Airlines alternatives grid

To bring you this list of Aa.com similar sites and brands, we analyzed 54 criteria and summarized 2,754 data points in the comparison grid below. We looked at airline stores similar to American Airlines in products and services offered and ranked them according to product features, overall customer ratings, brand popularity, price point and value, shipping and returns policies, discounting and coupon policies, payment methods accepted, rewards and loyalty programs offered, and more.

How we score and rank American Airlines competitors

In addition to showing you how compares with its competitors along 54 features and criteria, we also calculate an overall score for each Aa.com alternative. The American Airlines comparison grid below is sorted by this score. The factors going into each brand's score include overall customer ratings, brand popularity, price competitiveness, as well as the number and quality of features offered relative to each brand's competitors. Each brand's score is updated daily to incorporate the latest ratings and reviews.

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Southwest has an overall score of 4.8 out of 5 stars. Therefore Southwest is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which has a higher overall score of 4.9.
46 ratings
Southwest has a brand popularity rating of 5 out of 5 stars. Southwest is a roughly equivalent alternative to American Airlines, which also has a popularity rating 5 out of 5.
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Southwest currently has 1 active coupons and promotions. Southwest is a roughly equivalent alternative to American Airlines, which also has 4 active coupons and offers.
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We're still looking for data on Southwest's price competitiveness. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' s price point to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
Southwest does offer free returns & exchanges. Southwest is a roughly equivalent alternative to American Airlines, which also offers free returns & exchanges. Click for more details.
Southwest does not offer international shipping. This makes Southwest a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding international shipping policies, since American Airlines also does not offer international shipping. Click for more details.
Southwest does not offer curbside pickup. This makes Southwest a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding in-store pickup, since American Airlines also does not offer curbside pickup. Click for more details.
We're still looking for data on Southwest's offer ship to store options. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' offers ship to store to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
Southwest does not accept PayPal. This makes Southwest a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding PayPal support, since American Airlines also does not accept PayPal. Click for more details.
Southwest does not accept debit & prepaid cards. This makes Southwest a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding debit & prepaid card support, since American Airlines also does not accept debit & prepaid cards. Click for more details.
Allegiant Air has an overall score of 4.7 out of 5 stars. Therefore Allegiant Air is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which has a higher overall score of 4.9.
47 ratings
Allegiant Air has a brand popularity rating of 5 out of 5 stars. Allegiant Air is a roughly equivalent alternative to American Airlines, which also has a popularity rating 5 out of 5.
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Allegiant Air currently has 1 active coupons and promotions. Therefore Allegiant Air is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which currently has 4 active promotions.
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We're still looking for data on Allegiant Air's price competitiveness. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' s price point to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
Allegiant Air does not offer free returns & exchanges. Allegiant Air is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which does offers free returns & exchanges. Click for more details.
Allegiant Air does not offer international shipping. This makes Allegiant Air a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding international shipping policies, since American Airlines also does not offer international shipping. Click for more details.
Allegiant Air does not offer curbside pickup. This makes Allegiant Air a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding in-store pickup, since American Airlines also does not offer curbside pickup. Click for more details.
We're still looking for data on Allegiant Air's offer ship to store options. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' offers ship to store to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
Allegiant Air does not accept PayPal. This makes Allegiant Air a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding PayPal support, since American Airlines also does not accept PayPal. Click for more details.
Allegiant Air does accept debit & prepaid cards. This makes Allegiant Air a good alternative to American Airlines specifically regarding debit & prepaid card support, since American Airlines does not accept debit & prepaid cards. Click for more details.
Spirit Airlines has an overall score of 4.7 out of 5 stars. Therefore Spirit Airlines is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which has a higher overall score of 4.9.
46 ratings
Spirit Airlines has a brand popularity rating of 5 out of 5 stars. Spirit Airlines is a roughly equivalent alternative to American Airlines, which also has a popularity rating 5 out of 5.
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Spirit Airlines currently has 1 active coupons and promotions. Therefore Spirit Airlines is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which currently has 4 active promotions.
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We're still looking for data on Spirit Airlines' price competitiveness. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' s price point to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
Spirit Airlines does not offer free returns & exchanges. Spirit Airlines is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which does offers free returns & exchanges. Click for more details.
Spirit Airlines does not offer international shipping. This makes Spirit Airlines a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding international shipping policies, since American Airlines also does not offer international shipping. Click for more details.
Spirit Airlines does not offer curbside pickup. This makes Spirit Airlines a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding in-store pickup, since American Airlines also does not offer curbside pickup. Click for more details.
We're still looking for data on Spirit Airlines' offer ship to store options. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' offers ship to store to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
Spirit Airlines does not accept PayPal. This makes Spirit Airlines a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding PayPal support, since American Airlines also does not accept PayPal. Click for more details.
Spirit Airlines does not accept debit & prepaid cards. This makes Spirit Airlines a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding debit & prepaid card support, since American Airlines also does not accept debit & prepaid cards. Click for more details.
Emirates has an overall score of 4.7 out of 5 stars. Therefore Emirates is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which has a higher overall score of 4.9.
44 ratings
Emirates has a brand popularity rating of 4 out of 5 stars. Therefore Emirates is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which has a popularity rating of 5 out of 5 stars.
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Emirates currently has 3 active coupons and promotions. Emirates is a roughly equivalent alternative to American Airlines, which also has 4 active coupons and offers.
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We're still looking for data on Emirates' price competitiveness. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' s price point to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
Emirates does offer free returns & exchanges. Emirates is a roughly equivalent alternative to American Airlines, which also offers free returns & exchanges. Click for more details.
Emirates does not offer international shipping. This makes Emirates a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding international shipping policies, since American Airlines also does not offer international shipping. Click for more details.
Emirates does not offer curbside pickup. This makes Emirates a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding in-store pickup, since American Airlines also does not offer curbside pickup. Click for more details.
We're still looking for data on Emirates' offer ship to store options. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' offers ship to store to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
Emirates does not accept PayPal. This makes Emirates a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding PayPal support, since American Airlines also does not accept PayPal. Click for more details.
Emirates does accept debit & prepaid cards. This makes Emirates a good alternative to American Airlines specifically regarding debit & prepaid card support, since American Airlines does not accept debit & prepaid cards. Click for more details.
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JetBlue has an overall score of 4.6 out of 5 stars. Therefore JetBlue is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which has a higher overall score of 4.9.
49 ratings
JetBlue has a brand popularity rating of 4 out of 5 stars. Therefore JetBlue is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which has a popularity rating of 5 out of 5 stars.
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JetBlue currently has 2 active coupons and promotions. Therefore JetBlue is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which currently has 4 active promotions.
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We're still looking for data on JetBlue's price competitiveness. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' s price point to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
JetBlue does not offer free returns & exchanges. JetBlue is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which does offers free returns & exchanges. Click for more details.
JetBlue does not offer international shipping. This makes JetBlue a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding international shipping policies, since American Airlines also does not offer international shipping. Click for more details.
JetBlue does not offer curbside pickup. This makes JetBlue a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding in-store pickup, since American Airlines also does not offer curbside pickup. Click for more details.
We're still looking for data on JetBlue's offer ship to store options. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' offers ship to store to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
JetBlue does accept PayPal. This makes JetBlue a good alternative to American Airlines specifically regarding PayPal support, since American Airlines does not accept PayPal. Click for more details.
JetBlue does not accept debit & prepaid cards. This makes JetBlue a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding debit & prepaid card support, since American Airlines also does not accept debit & prepaid cards. Click for more details.
Alaska Airlines has an overall score of 4.6 out of 5 stars. Therefore Alaska Airlines is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which has a higher overall score of 4.9.
43 ratings
Alaska Airlines has a brand popularity rating of 4 out of 5 stars. Therefore Alaska Airlines is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which has a popularity rating of 5 out of 5 stars.
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Alaska Airlines currently has 2 active coupons and promotions. Alaska Airlines is a roughly equivalent alternative to American Airlines, which also has 4 active coupons and offers.
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We're still looking for data on Alaska Airlines' price competitiveness. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' s price point to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
We're still looking for data on Alaska Airlines' offer free return policies. For comparison, American Airlines does offers free returns & exchanges. Click for more details.
Alaska Airlines does not offer international shipping. This makes Alaska Airlines a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding international shipping policies, since American Airlines also does not offer international shipping. Click for more details.
Alaska Airlines does offer curbside pickup. This makes Alaska Airlines a good alternative to American Airlines specifically regarding in-store pickup, since American Airlines does not offer curbside pickup. Click for more details.
We're still looking for data on Alaska Airlines' offer ship to store options. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' offers ship to store to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
Alaska Airlines does not accept PayPal. This makes Alaska Airlines a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding PayPal support, since American Airlines also does not accept PayPal. Click for more details.
Alaska Airlines does accept debit & prepaid cards. This makes Alaska Airlines a good alternative to American Airlines specifically regarding debit & prepaid card support, since American Airlines does not accept debit & prepaid cards. Click for more details.
Air Canada has an overall score of 4.6 out of 5 stars. Therefore Air Canada is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which has a higher overall score of 4.9.
43 ratings
Air Canada has a brand popularity rating of 4 out of 5 stars. Therefore Air Canada is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which has a popularity rating of 5 out of 5 stars.
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Air Canada currently has 0 active coupons and promotions. Therefore Air Canada is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which currently has 4 active promotions.
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We're still looking for data on Air Canada's price competitiveness. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' s price point to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
We're still looking for data on Air Canada's offer free return policies. For comparison, American Airlines does offers free returns & exchanges. Click for more details.
Air Canada does offer international shipping. This makes Air Canada a good alternative to American Airlines specifically regarding international shipping policies, since American Airlines does not offer international shipping. Click for more details.
Air Canada does not offer curbside pickup. This makes Air Canada a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding in-store pickup, since American Airlines also does not offer curbside pickup. Click for more details.
We're still looking for data on Air Canada's offer ship to store options. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' offers ship to store to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
Air Canada does not accept PayPal. This makes Air Canada a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding PayPal support, since American Airlines also does not accept PayPal. Click for more details.
Air Canada does accept debit & prepaid cards. This makes Air Canada a good alternative to American Airlines specifically regarding debit & prepaid card support, since American Airlines does not accept debit & prepaid cards. Click for more details.
United Airlines has an overall score of 4.6 out of 5 stars. Therefore United Airlines is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which has a higher overall score of 4.9.
46 ratings
United Airlines has a brand popularity rating of 5 out of 5 stars. United Airlines is a roughly equivalent alternative to American Airlines, which also has a popularity rating 5 out of 5.
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United Airlines currently has 0 active coupons and promotions. Therefore United Airlines is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which currently has 4 active promotions.
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We're still looking for data on United Airlines' price competitiveness. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' s price point to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
United Airlines does offer free returns & exchanges. United Airlines is a roughly equivalent alternative to American Airlines, which also offers free returns & exchanges. Click for more details.
United Airlines does not offer international shipping. This makes United Airlines a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding international shipping policies, since American Airlines also does not offer international shipping. Click for more details.
United Airlines does not offer curbside pickup. This makes United Airlines a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding in-store pickup, since American Airlines also does not offer curbside pickup. Click for more details.
We're still looking for data on United Airlines' offer ship to store options. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' offers ship to store to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
United Airlines does accept PayPal. This makes United Airlines a good alternative to American Airlines specifically regarding PayPal support, since American Airlines does not accept PayPal. Click for more details.
United Airlines does not accept debit & prepaid cards. This makes United Airlines a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding debit & prepaid card support, since American Airlines also does not accept debit & prepaid cards. Click for more details.
Emirates US has an overall score of 4.6 out of 5 stars. Therefore Emirates US is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which has a higher overall score of 4.9.
39 ratings
Emirates US has a brand popularity rating of 4 out of 5 stars. Therefore Emirates US is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which has a popularity rating of 5 out of 5 stars.
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Emirates US currently has 1 active coupons and promotions. Therefore Emirates US is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which currently has 4 active promotions.
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We're still looking for data on Emirates US's price competitiveness. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' s price point to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
Emirates US does offer free returns & exchanges. Emirates US is a roughly equivalent alternative to American Airlines, which also offers free returns & exchanges. Click for more details.
Emirates US does not offer international shipping. This makes Emirates US a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding international shipping policies, since American Airlines also does not offer international shipping. Click for more details.
Emirates US does not offer curbside pickup. This makes Emirates US a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding in-store pickup, since American Airlines also does not offer curbside pickup. Click for more details.
We're still looking for data on Emirates US's offer ship to store options. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' offers ship to store to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
We're still looking for data on Emirates US's accept PayPal support. For comparison, American Airlines does not accepts PayPal. Click for more details.
Emirates US does accept debit & prepaid cards. This makes Emirates US a good alternative to American Airlines specifically regarding debit & prepaid card support, since American Airlines does not accept debit & prepaid cards. Click for more details.
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Volaris has an overall score of 4.6 out of 5 stars. Therefore Volaris is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which has a higher overall score of 4.9.
28 ratings
Volaris has a brand popularity rating of 4 out of 5 stars. Therefore Volaris is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which has a popularity rating of 5 out of 5 stars.
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Volaris currently has 3 active coupons and promotions. Volaris is a roughly equivalent alternative to American Airlines, which also has 4 active coupons and offers.
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We're still looking for data on Volaris' price competitiveness. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' s price point to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
Volaris does not offer free returns & exchanges. Volaris is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which does offers free returns & exchanges. Click for more details.
Volaris does not offer international shipping. This makes Volaris a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding international shipping policies, since American Airlines also does not offer international shipping. Click for more details.
Volaris does not offer curbside pickup. This makes Volaris a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding in-store pickup, since American Airlines also does not offer curbside pickup. Click for more details.
We're still looking for data on Volaris' offer ship to store options. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' offers ship to store to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
We're still looking for data on Volaris' accept PayPal support. For comparison, American Airlines does not accepts PayPal. Click for more details.
Volaris does accept debit & prepaid cards. This makes Volaris a good alternative to American Airlines specifically regarding debit & prepaid card support, since American Airlines does not accept debit & prepaid cards. Click for more details.
Turkish Airlines has an overall score of 4.6 out of 5 stars. Therefore Turkish Airlines is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which has a higher overall score of 4.9.
42 ratings
Turkish Airlines has a brand popularity rating of 4 out of 5 stars. Therefore Turkish Airlines is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which has a popularity rating of 5 out of 5 stars.
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Turkish Airlines currently has 0 active coupons and promotions. Therefore Turkish Airlines is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which currently has 4 active promotions.
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We're still looking for data on Turkish Airlines' price competitiveness. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' s price point to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
We're still looking for data on Turkish Airlines' offer free return policies. For comparison, American Airlines does offers free returns & exchanges. Click for more details.
Turkish Airlines does offer international shipping. This makes Turkish Airlines a good alternative to American Airlines specifically regarding international shipping policies, since American Airlines does not offer international shipping. Click for more details.
Turkish Airlines does not offer curbside pickup. This makes Turkish Airlines a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding in-store pickup, since American Airlines also does not offer curbside pickup. Click for more details.
We're still looking for data on Turkish Airlines' offer ship to store options. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' offers ship to store to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
Turkish Airlines does not accept PayPal. This makes Turkish Airlines a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding PayPal support, since American Airlines also does not accept PayPal. Click for more details.
Turkish Airlines does not accept debit & prepaid cards. This makes Turkish Airlines a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding debit & prepaid card support, since American Airlines also does not accept debit & prepaid cards. Click for more details.
IndiGo Airlines has an overall score of 4.6 out of 5 stars. Therefore IndiGo Airlines is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which has a higher overall score of 4.9.
42 ratings
IndiGo Airlines has a brand popularity rating of 4 out of 5 stars. Therefore IndiGo Airlines is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which has a popularity rating of 5 out of 5 stars.
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IndiGo Airlines currently has 0 active coupons and promotions. Therefore IndiGo Airlines is an inferior alternative to American Airlines, which currently has 4 active promotions.
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We're still looking for data on IndiGo Airlines' price competitiveness. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' s price point to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
We're still looking for data on IndiGo Airlines' offer free return policies. For comparison, American Airlines does offers free returns & exchanges. Click for more details.
IndiGo Airlines does offer international shipping. This makes IndiGo Airlines a good alternative to American Airlines specifically regarding international shipping policies, since American Airlines does not offer international shipping. Click for more details.
IndiGo Airlines does not offer curbside pickup. This makes IndiGo Airlines a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding in-store pickup, since American Airlines also does not offer curbside pickup. Click for more details.
We're still looking for data on IndiGo Airlines' offer ship to store options. We currently also do not have enough data on American Airlines' offers ship to store to provide a comparison on this feature. Click for more details.
IndiGo Airlines does not accept PayPal. This makes IndiGo Airlines a roughly equal alternative to American Airlines regarding PayPal support, since American Airlines also does not accept PayPal. Click for more details.
IndiGo Airlines does accept debit & prepaid cards. This makes IndiGo Airlines a good alternative to American Airlines specifically regarding debit & prepaid card support, since American Airlines does not accept debit & prepaid cards. Click for more details.