Experian Customer Service Phone Number

Hold time now: 14 mins (avg 14)
Best time to call: 8:30am
Get issue-specific help: See how other customers fixed the same problem, get targeted tips, hints, and advanced tools
Pro tip / get a human quickly: Press 2 then 2 then 1 then 3
Experian's #1 Phone Number

Other customers got on the phone recently because:

A credit card in my name I did not open
I am a new customer and I have a few questions about my credit report. I was able to kn...
My minor son has a credit card and several attempts to open accounts
I want the fraud alert removed from my credit file because it’s causing me issues
I unlocked my credit report online and it is showing as unlocked but my lender is telli...
Remove freeze from my account permanently.
I am calling to report my husband's death and what you need from me to close his account.
Need to temporarily lift credit freeze. Financing a purchase and unable to do so due to...
Need to change my email address -can’t get into my account to freeze it.
I had identity theft a few years back, I am unsure if i put a security freeze or fraud...
I am reporting the death of my husband, Michael Antonakos, on January *, ****.
My minor son has credit card and other attempts to sign up
I am being told by a credit agency that there is an alert on my account without a numbe...
I'd like to confirm that my temporary freeze was successful.*I'd like to confirm the da...
Help me with my issue

Experian Customer Service Phone Number 800-493-1058 - Info & Statistics

Phone number to dial800-493-1058
Call-back availableYES
Message & get attentionNO
Call picked up by a real personYES
Department you're callingCustomer Service
Call center hoursMon-Fri 8am-5pm PST
Best time to dial8:30am
Navigate phone maze to a humanPress 2 then 2 then 1 then 3
Average wait14
Current wait14
Rank (among phone numbers)2
Rank (overall)2
Alternate methodsphone or web or email
Quality of communication70%
Quality of help35%
Customer votes76,493
Best phone number714-830-7000
Information last updatedSat Jan 25 2020 08:00:00 GMT+0000 (UTC)

Experian's 800-493-1058 Customer Service Number

This Experian phone number is ranked #2 out of 7 because 258,954 Experian customers tried our tools and information and gave us feedback after they called. The reason customers call 800-493-1058 is to reach the Experian Customer Service department for problems like Correct Reporting, Cancel Subscription, Remove Credit Freeze, Account Access, Refund a Charge. As far as we can tell, Experian has call center locations in Bulgaria or UK or Texas or Illinois and you can call during their open hours Mon-Fri 8am-5pm PST. Experian has 7 phone numbers and 9 different ways to get customer help. We've compiled information about 800-493-1058 and ways to call or contact Experian with help from customers like yourself. Please help us continue to grow and improve this information and these tools by sharing with people you know who might find it useful.

Calling Experian

Calling Experian at this number should be pretty straightforward. Also important is what you do once you call, or what your other phone number options are. First of all, we strongly recommend using our free call-you-back tool. Essentially, we navigate their phone menu for you, wait on hold, and then call you when a representative from Experian Customer Service can talk. Generally, it saves you at least 27% of your wait time. So it's faster and you don't need to listen to bad hold music. Once on the phone with Experian's Customer Service department, you may need to provide them with information that identifies you as a customer, like your full name (or name on the account), email address, phone number, or an account number. It's usually worthwhile to gather this information before you call. Click here if you want to compare Experian's phone numbers against each other.

Contacting Experian in General

While 800-493-1058 is Experian's #2 most popular phone number, it's not the only way to get a hold of their customer care team. You already know from reading above that 714-830-7000 is their best customer phone number overall, and we have put together a comparison of their 9 total ways to contact support for you to look at as well. One thing to keep in mind as you try to reach Experian help by calling them, is that other customers give their customer support at this number a 70% score for their communication skills and a 35% score for the overall help they received. That could be indicative of their abilities to help you resolve your problem overall, regardless of whether or not you call this number. Click here to see a comparison of all the phone numbers, social media and other avenues to contact Experian.
Was this page helpful? If so, please share!
Sharing is what powers GetHuman's free customer service contact information and tools. You can help!