UPS (International) Customer Service

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UPS (International)'s Best Phone Number

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How do I talk to a live human at UPS (International)?

A:Just keep repeating "Representative" until you are transferred.

Does UPS (International) offer 24 hour customer service?

A:Yes! This call center operates 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. The least busy day is Friday, and the most busy day is Wednesday.

How long will I wait on hold?

A:The average hold time is 4 minutes. The longest hold times are on Thursday, and the shortest are on Wednesday. How is this calculated?

How do I get through the phone menu to a live person?

GetHuman researchers routinely call this UPS (International) phone number to document the phone system.
Here is our latest tip for weaving through the phone menu to get to a real person the fastest: Just keep repeating "Representative" until you are transferred.
Here is how our research team describes the way the UPS (International) phone system greets you: How can I help you today?
Below are some clips we've found from UPS (International)'s phone menus and tips that help give an idea of what you will encounter when you call. We've highlighted why they are important as well:

Heard when the phone system first answers

"UPS. This call may be monitored or recorded for quality and training purposes. For more on how we handle your personal information, please see our privacy notice on you u p s dot com. We are now surveying some of our customers about their experience with UPS. If selected, a survey will be texted to you later. Message and data rates may apply. Would you be willing to participate?"
Excerpt from a call with UPS (International)
Saturday, January 20, 2024 4:48 PM

What are the hours and when should I call?

UPS (International) operates the call center for this 800-782-7892 phone number 24 hours, 7 days. The short answer is that you should call on a Friday. This observation and the following section are based on analysis of a sample set of 90 calls made in the last 90 days using our free, web-based phone (see above).
An important note: busy times vs hold times vs best time to call
When we refer to busy or less busy times, we are talking about the volume of calls. The busiest times are when the most people are calling this UPS (International) phone number (least busy times have fewer people calling). This high call volume does not necessarily mean that you will have a long hold time when you call. Companies like UPS (International) staff their call centers differently based on the time of day and day of the week, so you may experience a shorter wait on hold at the busiest of times. When we refer to the best time to call, we are referring to the optimal combination of lower call volume and shorter wait times.

The least busy time to call

The least busy day to call UPS (International) is Friday. The most busy day to call is Wednesday, which averages 420% more phone calls by comparison. Again, this is based on a sample of 90 calls made with our AI-powered, web-based phone in the last 90 days.

The shortest wait on hold

We measured the shortest hold times to be on Wednesday. The longest wait in the queue on average occurs on Thursday.

The best time to call UPS (International)

In summation, the best day to call UPS (International) is Friday. This is not the day with the shortest wait on hold in the phone system, but we still recommend it for its ideal combination of low call volume and short hold times. Plus we believe that UPS (International) staffs the call center well on Friday.

Why Customers Call UPS (International)

Below is a sample of recent calls to UPS (International), and their purpose. Are any of these similar to the reason you are trying to call?
Tracking package inquiry: "I need help tracking a package and speaking to a customer representative."
- From a call lasting 4m 13s , Jun 2, 2024 10:01 PM
Package tracking assistance: "I need someone who can help me tracking my package."
- From a call lasting 1m 56s , Jun 2, 2024 9:58 PM
Requesting to speak with representative: "I need to speak with a representative, please."
- From a call lasting 2m 29s , May 30, 2024 9:09 AM
Tracking package location: "I want to know where my package is because it is not shown in the tracking."
- From a call lasting 3m 30s , May 30, 2024 9:03 AM
Requesting to speak with representative: "I need to speak with a representative."
- From a call lasting 3m 11s , Apr 16, 2024 8:04 PM
Speaking to agent: "I need to talk to an agent regarding my delivery issue."
- From a call lasting 1m 45s , Apr 3, 2024 8:44 PM
Technical support: "It's not working."
- From a call lasting 4m 7s , Feb 13, 2024 6:31 AM
International shipping: "I need help with international shipping."
- From a call lasting 2m 43s , Jan 12, 2024 7:51 PM

Conclusion and closing notes

This is UPS (International)'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 UPS (International) agent. This phone number is UPS (International)'s best phone number because 1,230 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 800-782-7892 include Make a shipment, Track item, Overcharge/Strange charge, Complaint, Lost package and other customer service issues. Rather than trying to call UPS (International) first, consider describing your issue first; from that we may be able to recommend an optimal way to contact them via phone. In total, UPS (International) has 1 phone number. It's not always clear what is the best way to talk to UPS (International) 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.

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