American Airlines: How to get and redeem Flight Discounts? How to Check the balance? How to get refund for Flight Discount?

How to get American Airlines (AA) Flight Discounts?

You can get American Airlines (AA) Flight Discounts through,

  • Citi® / AAdvantage® flight discounts
  • American Express® / Business Extra® flight discounts

Citi® / AAdvantage® flight discounts

Earn with AAdvantage® program using Citi® / AAdvantage® credit cards in two ways,

AAdvantage Miles Loyalty Points
  • Earn Miles from Purchases.
  • Miles can be redeemed from American Airlines, American Eagle®, oneworld® airlines and partner airlines.
  • Additional mileage redemption options – Seat upgrades, Car rentals, hotels and vacations, Admirals Club® access.
  • Earn 1 Loyalty Point for every 1 eligible mile earned from purchases.
  • By earning Loyalty Points, you can reach AAdvantage® status.
  • For Status members an exclusive benefits are available – Premium cabin upgrades, Complimentary access to Main Cabin Extra and Preferred Seats, Same-day standby priority.

American Express® / Business Extra® flight discounts

American Express® / Business Extra® Card Member: Receive $50 American Airlines Flight Discount (in the form of an electronic voucher) for every $5,000 of eligible purchases while using the Business Extra Corporate Card.

Card Member Flight Discounts: Earn up to a maximum of $1,000 in Flight Discounts / Card Member / calendar year.*1

How to register the Card to participate in American Express?

To participate, you must register your Card at

NOTE: Business Extra® PlanAhead® awards are currently unavailable to book online.

For Booking, you may contact American’s Meeting Services Desk: 1-800-433-1790

Opening Hours: Monday through Friday 7:00 a.m. to 10:30 p.m. (CT) and Saturday and Sunday 7:00 a.m. to 8:00 p.m. (CT).

From Outside United States and Canada: Please contact local American Airlines reservations or ticket office.

How to Redeem AA Flight Discounts?

You can easily redeem American Airlines Flight Discounts on

  • To retrieve your Flight Discount # and PIN #, please click link sent through your Email.
  • In the retrieval page, on the payment screen, enter both the Flight Discount # and PIN # .
  • At one time, you may use up to 8 Flight Discounts.
  • If the total price of the ticket exceeds the value of your Flight Discount(s), you may use a credit card for any remaining balance.

Important Notes:

  1. Flight Discounts are redeemable toward the purchase of air travel wholly on flights operated by American Airlines, American Eagle® and oneworld® carriers for itineraries sold and originating in the U.S., Puerto Rico and U.S. Virgin Islands.
  2. Flight Discounts may also be used for payment of air travel on any oneworld® partner or Codeshare flights designated in flight listings as AA*. They cannot be used for payment of air travel on any other airline.
  3. In addition if a credit card is used in conjunction with Flight Discount(s), the credit card must have a United States, U.S. Virgin Islands or Puerto Rico billing address.
  4. Flight Discounts may not be used for upgrades, Admirals Club memberships enrollments, Admirals Club One-Day passes, AAdvantage Award Travel or other non-flight products and/or services sold on
  5. No Flight Discounts are reissued after their expiry date.

For more information, please visit Website:

How to check the balance of your American Airlines Flight Discount?

  1. Visit Balance Check.
  2. Enter 19-digit Flight Discount Code
  3. Enter 4-digit PIN number
  4. Check the Balance.


Flight Discount expires one year from date of issue. If travel booked with the Flight Discount is cancelled or changed by the Flight Discount holder, the Flight Discount will be forfeited and the Flight Discount holder will be responsible for any applicable fare difference and the applicable change fee.

What can you buy with AA Flight discounts?

You can book American Airlines and codeshare flights (Partner airlines indicated with ‘AA’ in the flight number) originating in the U.S., the U.S. Virgin Islands and Puerto Rico.

**No Discounts to travel on other airlines, optional fees or other American products or services.

How to get refund on American Airlines (AA) Fight Discount?

You can’t get return or redeem for cash or credit on AA Flight Discount. Flight discounts will expire one year from date of issue.

How to get back Virtual Flight Discounts, if it’s lost?

Traveller’s can’t replace the Paper flight discounts earned with an AAdvantage® credit card. Virtual flight discounts can be reissued, for that you’ve to send a request through your mail.

  1. Visit Request to Resent Virtual Flight Discounts
  2. Enter your Email, which should match already given passenger information.
  3. It’ll resend valid Virtual Flight Discounts that have not been previously retrieved.
  4. It’ll display the original balance, you’ve to check the current balance.

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