United Airlines Customer Service Phone Number

800-231-0856
Hold time now: 24 mins (avg 16)
Best time to call: 9am
Free: Call Without Hold Time
New customers: 844-201-7349
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Pro tip / get a human quickly: After 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.
This is not the most popular United Airlines phone number (it's ranked #11). Most customers call 800-864-8331 for support: Click here for best option

Other customers got on the phone recently because:

Booking Number **********: please make the following seat assignments:*flight...
I would like to change or check on my flight possibilities
I was checking our seats for return flight from Rome to Orlando may **. Conf code PDSQ...
We have a very small cat * months old and we are trying to bring it to California when...
trying to make a change to my reservation
Baggage information for upcoming flight. The policy online is unclear and I need to fig...
Just need to request a wheelchair at the airport to get to the gate
I am inquiring about testing requirements for a trip to Israel leaving on the **th and...
I need help regarding a international flight.
I need a flight confirmed and be able to check in.**They messed up and am calling them...
flight cancelled by united, need to change flights.
Flight cancelled. need rebook
International flight got updated to new itinerary that doesn’t work and it canceled my...
Changes to flight itinerary don’t work. Canceled one of my flights completely

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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 dial9am
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 wait16
Current wait24
Rank (among phone numbers)11
Rank (overall)15
Alternate methodsphone or web or email or twitter or facebook
Quality of communication84%
Quality of help60%
Customer votes40,494
Best phone number800-864-8331
Information last updatedTue May 17 2022 10:00:00 GMT+0000 (Coordinated Universal Time)

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

This United Airlines phone number is ranked #11 out of 12 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 Change Flight, Baggage Problem, Refund 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 12 phone numbers and 23 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.

Contacting United Airlines in General

While 800-231-0856 is United Airlines's #11 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 23 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 84% score for their communication skills and a 60% 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.

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