Annual and transition report of foreign private issuers pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document And Entity Information

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Document And Entity Information
12 Months Ended
Dec. 31, 2018
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Document and Entity Information [Abstract]  
Document Type 20-F
Amendment Flag false
Document Period End Date Dec. 31, 2018
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2018
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY
Entity Registrant Name AerCap Holdings N.V.
Entity Central Index Key 0001378789
Current Fiscal Year End Date --12-31
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer Yes
Entity Voluntary Filers No
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes
Entity Filer Category Large Accelerated Filer
Entity Shell Company false
Entity Emerging Growth Company false
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding 142,674,664