United Airlines Customer Service Phone Number

Hold time now: 22 mins (avg 20)
Best time to call: 3pm
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United Airlines Customer Service Phone Number 800-231-0856 - Info & Statistics

Phone number to dial800-231-0856
Call-back availableYES
Message & get attentionNO
Call picked up by a real personYES
Department you're callingCustomer Service
Call center hours24 hours, 7 days
Best time to dial3pm
Navigate phone maze to a humanAfter the automated voice begins, press 0, the 0 again. When asked if your travel is within the United States, say "yes" for domestic or "no" for international flights.
Average wait20
Current wait22
Rank (among phone numbers)10
Rank (overall)14
Alternate methodsphone or web or email or twitter or facebook
Quality of communication80%
Quality of help64%
Customer votes40,489
Best phone number800-864-8331
Information last updatedFri Mar 27 2020 10:00:00 GMT+0000 (UTC)

United Airlines's 800-231-0856 Customer Service Number

This United Airlines phone number is ranked #10 out of 11 because 218,658 United Airlines customers tried our tools and information and gave us feedback after they called. The reason customers call 800-231-0856 is to reach the United Airlines Customer Service department for problems like Baggage Problem, Refund Flight, Change Flight, Special Request, Flight Inquiry. As far as we can tell, United Airlines has call center locations in India or Philippines or Massachusetts or Ohio or North Carolina or Nevada or Illinois and you can call during their open hours 24 hours, 7 days. United Airlines has 11 phone numbers and 22 different ways to get customer help. We've compiled information about 800-231-0856 and ways to call or contact United Airlines 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 United Airlines

Calling United Airlines 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 United Airlines 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 United Airlines'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 United Airlines's phone numbers against each other.

Contacting United Airlines in General

While 800-231-0856 is United Airlines's #10 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 800-864-8331 is their best customer phone number overall, and we have put together a comparison of their 22 total ways to contact support for you to look at as well. One thing to keep in mind as you try to reach United Airlines help by calling them, is that other customers give their customer support at this number a 80% score for their communication skills and a 64% 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 United Airlines.
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