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Air Fryer Chicken Fajitas Recipe

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Air Fryer Chicken Fajitas are so easy to make you will be amazed. This recipe uses the air fryer rotator basket to make these air fryer chicken fajitas so there is no watching and turning halfway through.

Throw your ingredients in and sit back while your masterpiece rests in the air fryer. Enjoy the smell flowing throughout your house from this amazing recipe.

Air Fryer Chicken Fajitas

Air fryers are the healthiest and quickest way to fry your foods. When it comes to being efficient, air fryers definitely take the lead. The best part is that it cuts down on the costs of eating out.

These delicious air fryer chicken fajitas are homemade and will cost a fraction of what is spent on fajitas at a restaurant. Save money and do your taste buds a favor by staying home and cooking your own.

This delicious meal is also a low carb or keto fajita recipe. Whoever said you can’t eat scrumptious meals on a diet never tasted a meal like this.

air fryer chicken fajitas in a white bowl with green, orange, yellow and red bell peppers with a hand holding a fajita wrapped in a flour tortilla

Fajitas are a popular Mexican cuisine that consists of any grilled meat along with onions and peppers, typically served in a flour or corn tortilla. For those who do not eat meat, the dish taste just as good with simply veggies.

You can spice up your Taco Tuesday with some fajitas for the family. Since the seasoning is up to you, you will not have to worry about it being too spicy for those who don’t want it.

You are also able to customize the recipe a little bit, If you prefer something on the hotter side, go with some stronger seasoning and vice versa to get the flavor that you want.

air fryer chicken fajitas in a white bowl with green, orange, yellow and red bell peppers on a floral napkin

At What Temp Do You Cook Chicken Fajitas

You will want to set your air fryer to 350 degrees Fahrenheit to cook your delicious chicken fajitas. It will only take 15 minutes for your chicken fajitas to cook and it will be 15 minutes that was well worth the wait.

Making meals with the air fryer is so simple that it’s fun. When using an air fryer, you do not have to worry about splashing some oil on yourself or making a mess.

With the air fryer rotator basket you will not even have to worry about flipping halfway. Not only is it quick but it is also easy!

Be careful when you start cooking your fajitas. The smell of your chicken and peppers frying will make you a bit impatient. The first bite will taste even better after the wait.

This air fryer chicken fajita recipe can be served in tortillas or over some warm rice. The choice is completely up to you and is entirely based on your preference.

Maybe even step out of your comfort zone and use corn tortillas to give it a more authentic taste!

You can show off this amazing recipe to your friends and family too! They will never guess that it is keto.

If you are looking for more delicious and unique recipes to cook with your air fryer then you definitely should try my Air Fryer Shrimp Boil Recipe and this Air Fryer Parmesan Crusted Chicken is to die for!

Air Fryer Chicken Fajitas Recipe
Yield: 8 Servings

Air Fryer Chicken Fajitas Recipe

Prep Time: 10 minutes
Cook Time: 15 minutes
Total Time: 25 minutes

Air Fryer Chicken Fajitas are so easy to make you will be amazed. This recipe uses the air fryer basket to make these chicken fajitas so there is no watching and turning halfway through.


  • 2 lb. boneless, skinless chicken breast,
  • 1 red bell peppers, sliced
  • 1 yellow bell peppers, sliced
  • 1 orange bell peppers, sliced
  • 1 green bell peppers, sliced
  • 1 medium onion, sliced
  • 1 1/2 tbs. olive oil
  • 1 1/3 tbsp. chili powder
  • 2 tsp. salt
  • 2 tsp. cumin
  • 1 tsp. black pepper
  • 1/2 tsp cayenne


  1. Preheat the air fryer to 350°F.
  2. Slice the chicken and vegetables.
  3. Combine the sliced chicken and vegetables in a bowl.
  4. Add the olive oil, chili powder, salt, cumin, pepper, and cayenne. Toss to combine.
  5. Add into the Air Fryer Rotating Basket, filling only halfway.
  6. Slide the basket into the air fryer.
  7. Cook for 15 minutes and carefully remove the basket when it is done (see the video below)and repeat with the remaining fajita mixture.
  8. Serve with warm tortillas or over rice.


If you don't have the air fryer oven, you can use the same instructions but put it in your basket and stir occasionally This is also a great low carb or keto fajita cook evenly.

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Nutrition Information



Serving Size


Amount Per Serving Calories 246Total Fat 7gSaturated Fat 2gTrans Fat 0gUnsaturated Fat 5gCholesterol 96mgSodium 706mgCarbohydrates 8gFiber 2gSugar 4gProtein 36g

This nutrition is calculated for the fajita mix without the tortillas.

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