American Express Phone Number

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800-528-4800
Customer service
Current Wait: 20 mins (10m avg)
Hours: 24 hours, 7 days; best time to call: 8:30am
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Cancel AccountLost CardAccount RestrictedCard DeclinedUpdate Account InfoA different issue
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Reasons customers like you called recently

On Thursday, January **, ****, **:**:** PM GMT, ISAAC ASHIE ******@***.com* wrote:**Dea...
2h ago
AMEX Bahrain imposed travel ban on me, Monthly payment started, after work resume.
9h ago
Hello I was just approved for a Hilton Honors American Express card, while applying I i...
11h ago
Part of my SS benefits have been garnished to repay some alimony that was not paid. I d...
13h ago
I got a serve card from cvs, put ** dollars on it, and put in the card info to buy a...
16h ago
My card had been stolen and I need to*Cancel it
20h ago
I want to know what medical travel insurance you have even though I am not purchasing t...
a day ago
I set auto pay yet my account got charged for late fee twice. I have no idea why the au...
2d ago
I can't order nothing online with my card, The card doesn't have a name on it so I am t...
2d ago
Can't withdraw from ATM and charges don't recognize
2d ago
I recently attended your golf event at the PGA West Golf course, the security and rules...
2d ago
Dear all,**I have a debit with American Express Blue Cash Everyday card since September...
3d ago
I want to convert my India credit card to US Credit card ,Is this possible
3d ago
A refund was not deposited back to my account
4d ago
My card is about to exspire and I want to know where my new one is.
4d ago
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Customer Number 800-528-4800 - by the Numbers

Phone number to dial
800-528-4800
Call-back available
YES
Call picked up by a real person
YES
Department you're calling
Customer Service
Call center hours
24 hours, 7 days
Best time to dial
8:30am
Navigate phone maze to a human
Press 0 at each prompt, ignoring messages OR state your card number and hold for a representative.
Average wait
10
Current wait
20
Rank (among phone numbers)
1
Rank (overall)
1
Alternate methods
phone or twitter or facebook or web
Quality of communication
75%
Quality of help
58%
Customer votes
5,798
Information last updated
Fri Jan 17 2020 10:00:00 GMT+0000 (UTC)

American Express's Best Toll-Free/800 Customer Phone Number

This is American Express's best phone number, the real-time current wait on hold and tools for skipping right through those phone lines to get right to a American Express agent. This phone number is American Express's Best Phone Number because 48,744 customers like you used this contact information over the last 18 months and gave us feedback. Common problems addressed by the customer care unit that answers calls to 800-528-4800 include Cancel Account, Lost Card, Account Restricted, Card Declined, Update Account Info and other customer service issues. The American Express call center that you call into has employees from New Jersey, India, Philippines and is open 24 hours, 7 days according to customers. In total, American Express has 5 phone numbers. It's not always clear what is the best way to talk to American Express representatives, so we started compiling this information built from suggestions from the customer community. Please keep sharing your experiences so we can continue to improve this free resource.

Contacting American Express - by phone or otherwise

While 800-528-4800 is American Express's best toll-free number, there are 8 total ways to get in touch with them. The next best way to talk to their customer support team, according to other American Express customers, is by calling their 800-528-2122 phone number for their Corporate Cardmember department. Besides calling, the next favorite option for customers looking for help is via 800-528-2122 for Corporate Cardmember. If you think this information is inaccurate or know of other ways to contact American Express please let us know so we can share with other customers. And you can click here if you want to compare all the contact information we've gathered for American Express.

What is GetHuman's Relationship to American Express?

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