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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
Germany+49 (0)421 55 75 76 73:00 AM - 12:00 PM
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 #1605 on: April 01, 2014, 10:46:06 AM »
Usually every 3-4 months they come around.
Its been awhile since there's been a good one

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1606 on: April 01, 2014, 11:08:15 AM »
Its been awhile since there's been a good one
True. Though the bonus does come around. Don't think anyone can say for sure when a "good" one is coming.
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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1607 on: April 01, 2014, 11:12:11 AM »
True. Though the bonus does come around. Don't think anyone can say for sure when a "good" one is coming.
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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1608 on: April 01, 2014, 02:16:29 PM »
I apologize if this has been asked and answered, but am on my phone and hard to navigate. Is there a way to add a US Air FF# to an avios booking? Finnair and RJ aren't working - Finnair locks the field and RJ doesn't list US as a FF option. Any ideas?

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1609 on: April 01, 2014, 05:05:07 PM »
I bought a ticket with avios on 03/27, and paid with my CC the taxes  (ticket is for my SIL from my FIL account).

The CC charge was pending for 1-2 days and then despaired for good ;)

Is there any chance i will not be charged for it? (She is flying tomorrow if it makes a different)
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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1610 on: April 01, 2014, 05:28:40 PM »
Make sure the reservation is ticketed.
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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1611 on: April 01, 2014, 05:35:08 PM »
Cancellation fee is now $55 (instead of $40) or forfeiture of taxes.
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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1612 on: April 01, 2014, 05:35:53 PM »
I bought a ticket with avios on 03/27, and paid with my CC the taxes  (ticket is for my SIL from my FIL account).

The CC charge was pending for 1-2 days and then despaired for good ;)

Is there any chance i will not be charged for it? (She is flying tomorrow if it makes a different)
of course first make sure its ticketed and not cancelled by BA
(if its a american ticket u can check that my logging in to the AA reservation and check if the taxes still show up)

i have had  this  many times that it was pending and then got lost for a week or more and it returned after, don't worry you''ll still see the charge ;)

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1613 on: April 01, 2014, 05:36:26 PM »
Cancellation fee is now $55 (instead of $40) or forfeiture of taxes.
bad!
where did u see that?

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1614 on: April 01, 2014, 05:38:02 PM »
bad!
where did u see that?
Been floating around the blogospere for a little.
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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1616 on: April 01, 2014, 05:49:54 PM »
Cancellation fee is now $55 (instead of $40) or forfeiture of taxes.
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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1617 on: April 01, 2014, 05:51:04 PM »
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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1618 on: April 01, 2014, 07:51:10 PM »
How many pieces of luggage allowed for bus on aa lga to yyz?

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #1619 on: April 01, 2014, 08:00:02 PM »
canceled a flight this morning and points were redeposited and flight available again-pretty quick.in the past took few days