How to Cook Frozen French Toast Sticks in the Air Fryer

There’s something kids and adults alike love about super dippable french toast sticks. Instead of running to the nearest fast food chain in the morning, though, I’ll show you how to cook frozen french toast sticks in the air fryer at home.

Yep, that’s right. Air fryer frozen french toast sticks give you a crispy exterior and a warm, soft interior. They’re not just a breakfast item, but also a late night snack in this house. Whether you’re sitting down or taking them to go, these french toast sticks are great!

how to cook frozen french toast sticks in the air fryer

How Long to Cook Frozen French Toast Sticks in an Air Fryer

You should cook frozen french toast sticks for about 6 minutes in the air fryer.

Times may vary slightly depending on the brand you use, and the size and power of your particular air fryer. 

Cook them up alongside some hash brown patties, like the ones over in our best LG air fryer oven recipes to complete your meal!

How to Make Frozen French Toast Sticks in the Air Fryer

  1. Preheat your air fryer to 400 degrees F, following manufacturer guidelines
frozen cinnamon french toast sticks in a box
  1. Remove french toast sticks from all packaging
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  1. Place frozen french toast sticks in preheated air fryer basket, allowing air space between each stick
frozen french toast sticks in air fryer basket
  1. Air fry frozen french toast sticks at 400 degrees F for 6 minutes, flipping halfway through, or until internal temperature reaches 165 degrees
  2. Serve warm with your favorite toppings or dipping sauce
air fryer cinnamon french toast sticks with powdered sugar

While those are cooking, check out some of our other best air fryer breakfast recipes to create a whole breakfast or brunch spread!

What is the Best Brand of Frozen French Toast Sticks to Make in the Air Fryer?

All brands of frozen french toast sticks work well in the air fryer, so the best is really up to your personal preference.  Here are some of the most common brands you’ll want to try for comparison:

  • Farm Rich French Toast Sticks (Cinnamon or Regular)
  • Great Value (Walmart) Frozen French Toast Sticks (Regular or Cinnamon)
  • Members Mark (Sam’s Club) Cinnamon French Toast Sticks
  • Eggo Frozen Cinnamon French Toaster Sticks
  • Breakfast Best (Aldi) Whole Wheat French Toast Sticks (Original or Cinnamon)

My personal preferences are the Great Value brand or the Breakfast Best option, but you may find another you enjoy more!

Cook up a side of turkey bacon in the microwave for a healthier side option for your breakfast!

If you’re in the mood for something savory, then this air fryer canned corned beef hash with eggs recipe can be made in 15 minutes!

I won’t even tell anyone if you decide you want to enjoy some cookies and make this crunchy orange and almond biscotti in the air fryer!

french toast sticks cooked in the air fryer

Final Thoughts

Making frozen french toast sticks in the air fryer is a super easy way to get breakfast on the table quickly. This dippable delight is a fan favorite for kids and adults alike!

Best of all, it takes 10 minutes or less, including preheat time. Paired with having to pay very little attention to it, that’s a win for me. Sit back and make a cup of coffee in the microwave and breakfast will be done before you know it.

You can even add some additional delicious carbs to breakfast by learning how to toast bagels in the air fryer!

If you love the taste of cinnamon french toast sticks in the morning, then you’ll also appreciate the churro bites I found in my best Crux air fryer recipes article!

how to cook frozen french toast sticks in the air fryer

Easy Air Fryer Frozen French Toast Sticks

Breakfast has never been easier! Cook your frozen french toast sticks in the air fryer for a warm, crispy, dippable start to the day.
5 from 2 votes
Prep Time 3 minutes
Cook Time 6 minutes
Total Time 9 minutes
Course Breakfast, Brunch
Cuisine American
Servings 1
Calories 330 kcal

Equipment

Ingredients
  

  • 4 French toast sticks (frozen)

Instructions
 

  • Preheat air fryer to 400°F
  • Remove frozen french toast sticks from all packaging
    4 French toast sticks
  • Place frozen french toast sticks in preheated air fryer basket, leaving air space between each stick
  • Air fry for 6 minutes at 400 degrees, flipping halfway through
  • If needed, cook for an additional minute, or until frozen french toast sticks reach an internal temperature of 165°F
  • Serve warm with your favorite toppings or dipping sauce

Notes

  • There’s no need to add any oil or butter, as the sticks come with it already in the coating
  • Feel free to add extra cooking time in small (1 minute) increments for deeper color or crispiness
  • Keep the french toast sticks to a single layer in the air fryer or they won’t cook evenly. If you have a small basket, this may require cooking in batches
  • Recommended sauces for dipping: maple syrup, honey, Nutella, or peanut butter
  • Other topping options: powdered sugar, fresh fruit and berries
  • Exact nutritional values will vary depending on specific brand used and any sauces consumed, so please consider this as only a guideline or estimate

Nutrition

Serving: 110gCalories: 330kcalCarbohydrates: 41gProtein: 12gFat: 16gSaturated Fat: 2.5gSodium: 220mgPotassium: 126mgFiber: 4gSugar: 14gCalcium: 23mgIron: 2mg
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Katie Vine