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PayPal Phone Number
888-221-1161 · Service Clients
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Recent reasons customers contacted PayPal:

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account have been hacked,unauthorized changes
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I wish to cancel digital Island completely
Hi, my issue is that I can't connect to my old paypal account because I changed my phon...
A fraudulent charge has appeared on my PayPal account. I want to cancel it before payme...
Cancel a withdrawal payment to my bank account
I received an email for $***.** charge for CylenInc on my Paypal account. I do NOT hav...
I received this message in my email today. I think it may be a phishing attempt. I do n...
I need for some reason they're not accepting my email for my username for PayPal just t...
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PayPal contact information - compared

Above are our top recommendations for how to contact PayPal, including their top phone number and live chat options. Below you can compare and contrast the 9 ways to contact PayPal by looking at which ones are the fastest and which ones other customers recommend the most for solving PayPal customer service issues as reported to us by the 50 million or so customers that come to GetHuman each year and share their experiences. You can contact PayPal across the following mediums: Phone, Facebook, Email, Twitter, Web.

Phone number / contactWaitVotes
Service Clients
3 min1567
Service client international
3 min1156
Service Clients
10 min2807
Service Clients
<38 heures1057
Service Clients
20 min1171
Services marchands
87 min2047
Service Clients
18 min2651
Online Help
Service Clients
<2 heures1654
Online Help
Comptes d'entreprise
<2 heures2755

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