PayPal Phone Number

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888-221-1161
Customer service
Current Wait: 33 mins (15m avg)
Hours: Mon-Fri 5am-10pm, Sat-Sun 6am-6pm PST; best time to call: 2:45pm
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RefundAccount AccessDispute a ChargeCan't LoginAccount RestrictedA different issue
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Reasons customers like you called recently

Hi.*At first I lost my phone number and I forgot my password.*And now I can't login and...
12m ago
I made a pay pal account and when sitting it up I accidentally put in the wrong phone n...
24m ago
Downloading app on a Samsung-SM-G****. It keeps saying that there’s a problem with app...
2h ago
I need to change my password. It has been awhile since I’ve used your service. Also hav...
2h ago
Refund from Paul Sangster for $****.** is showing still pending. Paul's account is sho...
3h ago
With regards to you’re reply I have seeked advice from the action fraud department.*Thi...
3h ago
I am trying to make a purchase on American Eagle through PayPal. I keep getting an erro...
3h ago
I made a donation on my web site to *pay a bill on pay Pal. I don't know what happened...
4h ago
Money on hold because haven’t sold in A little while. I need the money to ship item and...
4h ago
Received call from PayPal Fraud Dept.*They have said someone submitting charges in Ohio...
5h ago
Hello!*I am a commission artist. I have two clients with the same complaint. When I sen...
5h ago
I need to talk to a manager about a claim dispute
6h ago
Two payment was canceled through email and it’s showing up as taken and I have to call PayPal
6h ago
Just would like to know if my Paypal credit card is still active. I have not use it for...
7h ago
Tengo problemas con un pedido que hice el dia ** de noviembre
7h ago
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Customer Number 888-221-1161 - by the Numbers

Phone number to dial
888-221-1161
Call-back available
YES
Call picked up by a real person
YES
Department you're calling
Customer Service
Call center hours
Mon-Fri 5am-10pm, Sat-Sun 6am-6pm PST
Best time to dial
2:45pm
Navigate phone maze to a human
If asked for a one-time passcode, say "I don't have one", then press 0 through the next 4-5 questions/requests to verify account. You will reach a live agent, who will then ask you to verify account info.
Average wait
15
Current wait
33
Rank (among phone numbers)
1
Rank (overall)
1
Alternate methods
phone or facebook or email or twitter or web
Quality of communication
51%
Quality of help
81%
Customer votes
24,209
Information last updated
Mon Nov 18 2019 08:00:00 GMT+0000 (UTC)

PayPal's Best Toll-Free/800 Customer Phone Number

This is PayPal'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 PayPal agent. This phone number is PayPal's Best Phone Number because 528,660 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 888-221-1161 include Refund, Account Access, Dispute a Charge, Can't Login, Account Restricted and other customer service issues. The PayPal call center that you call into has employees from Arizona, Philippines, Ireland, India and is open Mon-Fri 5am-10pm, Sat-Sun 6am-6pm PST according to customers. In total, PayPal has 4 phone numbers. It's not always clear what is the best way to talk to PayPal 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 PayPal - by phone or otherwise

While 888-221-1161 is PayPal's best toll-free number, there are 9 total ways to get in touch with them. The next best way to talk to their customer support team, according to other PayPal customers, is by calling their 402-935-2050 phone number for their International Customer Service department. Besides calling, the next favorite option for customers looking for help is via 402-935-2050 for International Customer Service. If you think this information is inaccurate or know of other ways to contact PayPal 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 PayPal.

What is GetHuman's Relationship to PayPal?

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