Air Fryer Whole Chicken Recipe

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Elijah Bailey Modified: March 23, 2022
Air Fryer Whole Chicken Recipe

How To Make Air Fryer Whole Chicken

You’ll have a new go-to dinner dish with this air fryer whole chicken. It’s rubbed with olive oil and seasoning then cooked until tender and juicy.

Preparation: 5 minutes
Cooking: 55 minutes
Total: 1 hour



  • lbswhole chicken
  • 1tbspolive oil
  • 1tbspchicken seasoning


  1. Ensure the cavity of the chicken is empty. If they aren’t tied already, tie the legs of the chicken together.

  2. Rub the skin with olive oil and sprinkle with seasoning.

  3. Place the chicken breast-side down into the air fryer basket. Turn the air fryer on to 350 degrees F.

  4. Cook for 30 minutes, flip the chicken over and cook for 25 to 30 minutes or until an instant-read thermometer reaches 165 degrees F.

  5. Remove from the air fryer and rest for 10 minutes before cutting.


  • Calories: 884.13kcal
  • Fat: 63.18g
  • Saturated Fat: 17.58g
  • Trans Fat: 0.38g
  • Monounsaturated Fat: 27.23g
  • Polyunsaturated Fat: 13.17g
  • Carbohydrates: 0.09g
  • Fiber: 0.08g
  • Sugar: 0.02g
  • Protein: 73.86g
  • Cholesterol: 297.67mg
  • Sodium: 372.55mg
  • Calcium: 43.69mg
  • Potassium: 750.16mg
  • Iron: 3.59mg
  • Vitamin A: 162.73µg
  • Vitamin C: 6.35mg
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