PayPal Customer Phone Number | Shortest Wait | Best Support

PayPal Phone Number

888-221-1161
Customer service
Current Wait: 22 mins (16 mins avg)
Hours: Mon-Fri 5am-10pm, Sat-Sun 6am-6pm PST
Best time to call: 2:45pm
Ranked #1 of 9 contact options
24,210 customers like this number
PayPal customer service

PayPal Phone 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
16
Current wait
22
Rank (among phone numbers)
1
Rank (overall)
1
Quality of communication
52%
Quality of help
82%
Customer votes
24,210
Information last updated
Fri Dec 08 2017 08:00:00 GMT+0000 (UTC)

About PayPal's Best Phone Number

This phone number is PayPal's Best Phone Number because 425,730 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 Complaint, Fraud, Cancel or Delete Account, Refund Issue, Account Issue and other customer service issues. The PayPal call center that you call into has employees from Arizona or Philippines or Ireland or 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

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.
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