COVID-19 testing

Making it convenient for you to travel

We’re prioritizing your safety and peace of mind when you fly with us. That’s why we’ve partnered with trusted testing providers and the VeriFLY™ health passport app to make it easier to prepare for your trip.

Keep in mind there may be other travel requirements for your destination. Entry requirements are updated often, so we recommend checking the most up-to-date information before your trip.

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Testing partners

Our testing partners allow you to:

  • Test at a clinic before you go
  • Take a test at home before your trip
  • Order a test kit to pack for your return trip

Before you get tested, make sure your destination accepts your test type.

Clinic testing

GoHealth

GoHealth has 150+ U.S. locations that offer PCR and rapid COVID-19 testing. Select airports also offer onsite rapid testing through GoHealth, with results in about 15 minutes.

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CareNow

Testing at CareNow clinics is available for select flights that start in the U.S. You can use any of the 150+ clinics to get tested before your trip.

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At-home test

LetsGetChecked

Order an at-home test kit from LetsGetChecked to take before your trip. On average it has a 48-hour turnaround time for test results.

You must deliver your test kit to a U.S. address.

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Packable test kits

Qured

We’ve partnered with Qured to offer a discount on Fit to Fly at-home COVID-19 testing for your return trip to the U.S. (1-pack).

Use promo code AATRAVEL10 at checkout.

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eMed

Order an Abbott BinaxNOW™ COVID-19 Ag Card Home Test (6-pack) from eMed for your return trip to the U.S.

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Optum

Order an Abbott BinaxNOW™ COVID-19 Ag Card Home Test (2- and 3-packs) through Optum for your return trip to the U.S.

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Manage COVID-19 travel documents

You must show you’ve met all requirements for international travel to fly. Before you go, upload negative COVID-19 test results, vaccination records, digital vaccine certificates and more with the American Airlines app or VeriFLY™. Once you've uploaded your documents, you can check in using the American Airlines app to get your boarding pass and streamline your airport experience.

How it works

  • Download the American Airlines app and go to the 'Get ready to fly' banner when you retrieve your reservation, or download VeriFLY.
  • Review entry requirements for your destination.
  • Upload COVID-19 documents and completed forms required for travel.
  • Use your verified status to check in online and save time at the airport.

The American Airlines app is available for international travel into the United States and VeriFLY™ is available for flights to / from the U.S. You can always visit ‘Get ready to fly’ on the American Airlines app if you’re unsure where to upload documents.

Coming to the U.S.?

Use the American Airlines app

Keep all your travel information together in one place. Download the American Airlines app to upload your health and travel forms by going to 'Get ready to fly' before your international flight to the U.S.

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Departing the U.S.?

Use VeriFLY™

Download the VeriFLY™ app to upload your health and travel forms before international flights to / from the U.S.

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