How to put American Airlines Flights on hold
Just a few routes offer the option to extend your keep, and it is subject to availability.
We have easy hold options to help you schedule your trip.
Keep for 24 hours
If you book seven or more days before departure on select American Airlines promoted and operated flights, you can get a free hold on your reservation for up to 24 hours.
How to put American Airlines Flights on hold? Here's how to do it:
Options for a longer keep
You can pay to keep your reservation for an extended period of time when available on select American-marketed and operated flights.
Here's how to do it:
How do I get a hold of a reservation and pay for it?
If you haven't already, go to "Find reservations"
Is there an opportunity for an extended hold on all flights?
It is only available to passengers flying on flights branded and operated by American Airlines, as well as American Eagle services operated by Envoy Air Inc., SkyWest Airlines, Inc., or Republic Airline Inc.