Learn how to cook frozen Air Fryer Corn Dogs, they are the perfect kid-approved meal or snack! Corn dogs turn out crispy and crunchy on the outside and soft and juicy on the inside, so good.

If you are loving your air fryer, try our Hot dogs, juicy Salmon, and Brussels Sprouts.

A black plate of corn dogs with ketchup and mustard.


These frozen corn dogs in the air fryer are so easy to make and taste so much better in the air fryer! Hot dogs and corn dogs are such a classic American meal, and this recipe gives you the ultimate corn dog that is soft on the inside with a crispy shell.

Not only are the hot dogs best cooked in the air fryer, but so are tator tots, but so are hot dogs and pizza rolls.

Corn dogs in a basket with one being bitten into.


All you need for this recipe is a good air fryer and store-bought frozen corn dogs!

  • Air Fryer– We love THIS air fryer, the air fryer oven also works GREAT!
  • Corn Dogs– Your favorite frozen corn dogs will do! We really like the State Fair Corn Dogs brand, their frozen mini corn dogs are wonderful as well.

What to serve with air fryer corn dogs? Serve the crispy air fryer corn dogs with the classic ketchup or mustard. For a spin on the, try our homemade Honey Mustard Sauce or our Chick-fil-a Sauce!

Corn dogs laid out in the air fryer basket.


It doesn’t get any easier than this recipe, in just 10 minutes you can have your corn dogs ready to enjoy!

  1. Prep– Spray the air fryer basket and add the dogs, our air fryer fits only 8 corn dogs.
  2. Air Fry– Air fry the corn dogs until crispy and cooked, flip or toss half way through cooking time.
  3. Serve– Enjoy with your favorite dipping sauce.

CHEF’S TIP– You do NOT want to overcrowd the corn dogs. You want to leave some room in between each of the corn dogs for proper circulation of heat! This gives you the CRISPY corn dogs.

Corn dogs in a basket with a white bowl of ketchup.


Are these corn dogs gluten-free?

These are not, but there are so many gluten-free corn dogs options that you can use for this recipe!

What kind of corn dogs can we use?

We like the classic corn dogs, beef corn dogs, and for breakfast, you can do the pancake sausage ones!

Will the sticks burn?

No, the sticks will not burn so you do not have to worry about that.

Do I need to thaw the corn dogs?

No, no thawing is needed, that is how easy this recipe is!

Should I preheat the air fryer?

You do not have to preheat the air fryer, but you can if you prefer it.

Air Fryer corn dogs in a brown basket with mustard and ketchup.


These corn dogs are such a delicious treat, loved by both kids and adults! Serve with your favorite sides for the ultimate dinner.

Air Fryer Corn Dogs (Frozen)

5 from 6 votes
Learn how to cook frozen Air Fryer Corn Dogs, they are the perfect kid-approved meal! Corn dogs turn out crispy and crunchy on the outside and soft and juicy on the inside, so good.
Author: Valentina
Prep Time: 1 minute
Cook Time: 9 minutes
Total Time: 10 minutes
Servings: 6 corn dogs


  • 6 frozen corn dogs


  • Add 6 frozen corn dogs into the air fryer basket.
  • Air fry the corn dogs at 360°F for about 7-9 minutes, or until the corn dogs are crispy and golden.


Calories: 111kcalCarbohydrates: 8gProtein: 5gFat: 7gSaturated Fat: 2gPolyunsaturated Fat: 1gMonounsaturated Fat: 3gCholesterol: 20mgSodium: 308mgPotassium: 66mgVitamin C: 1mgCalcium: 11mgIron: 1mg
(The nutrition information provided is an estimate and will vary based on cooking methods and brands of ingredients used.)