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BA Worldwide Call Center Telephone Numbers
Hong Kong is open 9am - 5:30pm  their time is 12 hrs ahead of NY

Worldwide service center telephone numbers according to eastern time, Credit DDMS

Location                            Phone#                   Opening Time                           
US800-452-12017:30am-8pm EDT
Singapore+65-6823-20959pm-5:30am EDT
China+86 400 881 02079:00 PM-5:30 AM
Israel+972-3-606-15152am-9am EDT
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UK+44-191-490-79012:30am-3pm EDT


Note that all sAAver flights available on AA.com are able to be booked on BA.  When there are many flights on one day, they may not all be listed on BA.com.  So you will have to call to book it.  Get the phone fee waved because it wasn't able to be booked on line.


NOTE: Household accounts will not allow transfers from Iberia to BA. Make sure you don't have a household account, and if you do, split it up.

NOTE: When booking, erase your Avios number when entering your passenger information. This will make it much simpler to add your AA Advantage number at a later time.
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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #15 on: November 17, 2011, 11:37:18 PM »
But for people who fly short-haul domestic, Avios is great and a nice diversification from other programs.
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I had been sitting on over 250k BA miles, and now I have around 30 short haul trips! (which I definitely will use!)

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #16 on: November 19, 2011, 02:30:50 AM »
Problem Exists Between Keyboard And Chair?

yep.  also known as the ID-ten-T error... 

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #17 on: November 19, 2011, 11:40:34 AM »
Also does the oilam think AA is gonna join Avios as part of their jv integration with ba and ib? I don't think so being the US ff programs are nbetter and they can't afford to be worth less

Huh??




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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #18 on: November 19, 2011, 07:09:23 PM »
yep.  also known as the ID-ten-T error... 

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #19 on: January 18, 2012, 10:42:41 PM »
I am trying to book a first class ticket domestically. Since it is a 2 class cabin and less than 1000 miles it should price out as 15k miles each way. However it is charging me triple 22.5k miles each way as if it is a 3 class cabin. What are my options with this?

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #20 on: January 18, 2012, 10:44:27 PM »
I am trying to book a first class ticket domestically. Since it is a 2 class cabin and less than 1000 miles it should price out as 15k miles each way. However it is charging me triple 22.5k miles each way as if it is a 3 class cabin. What are my options with this?

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BA Avios will do this with a 2-class cabin, you might be better off using AA miles in this case.

HT: Mocha.
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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #21 on: January 18, 2012, 10:46:17 PM »
BA Avios will do this with a 2-class cabin, you might be better off using AA miles in this case.

HT: Mocha.

But this is not the way it should be right? If I call will they charge me less?
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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #22 on: January 18, 2012, 10:47:33 PM »
But this is not the way it should be right? If I call will they charge me less?
its their new crappy policy

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #23 on: January 19, 2012, 07:09:38 PM »
its their new crappy policy

Is this the official policy? or is it a glitch? I tried calling to correct it but they would not budge. Should I pursue it? Its 7,500 miles?

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #24 on: January 19, 2012, 10:00:08 PM »
Is this the official policy? or is it a glitch? I tried calling to correct it but they would not budge. Should I pursue it? Its 7,500 miles?



That is there policy
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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #25 on: January 19, 2012, 10:43:24 PM »
I booked a ticket with BA Avios on AA, and i would like to change the membership number to Alaska, because i have there MVP status, so that would give me 2 free bags, but online i can't change it, so i called AA and they told me to call BA, so i called BA and they told me they will change it, but when i check i still see the British Avios membership number.

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BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #26 on: January 20, 2012, 10:41:18 AM »
AA should be the one to do it. Try getting the locator and do it online
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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #27 on: January 20, 2012, 10:47:16 AM »
Tried that already, but it's not changeable there, it's locked on the BA Avios number

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #28 on: January 21, 2012, 11:40:23 AM »
A flight booked with Avios miles (flying on AA metal),
can I use my alaskan or any oneworld FF elte for free bags?

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #29 on: January 22, 2012, 12:09:59 AM »
yes