How long to cook steak in an air fryer

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Air Fryer Steak

How long to cook steak in an air fryer depends on how big your piece of steak is (in particular how thick it is), and how well you like it done. Preheat air fryer to 400°F (200°C), and use our guide to cooking times below to figure out how long to air fry your steak for.

How well done?Time for an 8oz 1in thick steakInternal Temp.
Rare5 minutes125°F/ 52°C
Medium rare6 minutes135°F/ 57°C
Medium8 minutes145°F/ 63°C
Medium well-done10 minutes150°F/ 66°C
Well done12 minutes160°F/ 71°C

Remember cooking times do vary, and will depend on factors such as which type of air fryer you have. The best way to tell how well done your steak is, is to use a meat thermometer to check the internal temperature. See our recipe for more details on how to cook steak in an air fryer.