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Air fryer green beans on a white plate garnished with a lemon twist.

Easy Air Fryer Green Beans

Fresh green beans cooked in the air fryer are quick, easy to make and come out perfectly tender crisp. A simple, healthy and delicious side dish.
5 from 6 votes
Prep Time 2 mins
Cook Time 6 mins
Total Time 8 mins
Course Side Dishes
Cuisine American
Servings 2 Servings
Calories 115 kcal


  • ¾ lb of fresh green beans trimmed
  • 1 tablespoon olive oil
  • Salt and pepper or other seasonings to taste


  • Preheat air fryer to 375 degrees if your model requires it.
  • Toss fresh, trimmed green beans with olive oil and seasonings.
  • Place in a single layer in the air fryer basket and air fry for 6 minutes until tender crisp.


This recipe will work in an oven or basket style air fryer. For softer green beans, increase the cook time by an additional 1-2 minutes.


Calories: 115kcalCarbohydrates: 12gProtein: 3gFat: 7gSaturated Fat: 1gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 5gSodium: 10mgPotassium: 359mgFiber: 5gSugar: 6gVitamin A: 1174IUVitamin C: 21mgCalcium: 63mgIron: 2mg
Keyword Air fryer green beans, air fryer veggies, easy vegetable side, fresh green beans in the air fryer, how to cook green beans in the air fryer
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