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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 #5370 on: July 10, 2018, 07:15:38 PM »
Why is BA not allowing me to search JFK to MIA flights? Keeps saying that BA does not fly the route.. Didnt they use to show AA availability?

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #5371 on: July 10, 2018, 07:18:42 PM »
Why is BA not allowing me to search JFK to MIA flights? Keeps saying that BA does not fly the route.. Didnt they use to show AA availability?

Look up this thread, been ongoing issue.

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #5372 on: July 10, 2018, 07:21:11 PM »
Look up this thread, been ongoing issue.

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #5374 on: July 10, 2018, 07:27:25 PM »
Why is BA not allowing me to search JFK to MIA flights? Keeps saying that BA does not fly the route.. Didnt they use to show AA availability?
That was before they became horrible...

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #5376 on: July 11, 2018, 01:09:48 PM »
could it be fixed I am seeing availability?

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #5377 on: July 11, 2018, 01:23:54 PM »
could it be fixed I am seeing availability?

Seems to be on/off and glitchy.

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #5378 on: July 11, 2018, 10:56:49 PM »
Seems to be running like normal again.
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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #5379 on: July 12, 2018, 12:03:01 AM »
Was able to book a bunch of tickets tonight no problem on the site.

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #5380 on: July 16, 2018, 02:21:01 PM »
Did they change the website and if you are not on the flight then you need to call to book?

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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #5381 on: July 18, 2018, 11:28:15 AM »
What makes a ticket bookable via avios and AAawardmiles
I see lots of aaanytime miles for a flight going from NYC-YYZ but nothing bookable via avios on ba, used to see lots of bookable flights for 7.5k avios going from nyc to Toronto, its not like they dont fly to yyz if you look at aaAnytime avlbitlity there's lots to choose from.
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 And in j/f theres only avlbty in a months time, love it for the last minute ability to book not having to book a month in advance.
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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #5382 on: July 18, 2018, 11:41:41 AM »
What makes a ticket bookable via avios and AAawardmiles
I see lots of aaanytime miles for a flight going from NYC-YYZ but nothing bookable via avios on ba, used to see lots of bookable flights for 7.5k avios going from nyc to Toronto, its not like they dont fly to yyz if you look at aaAnytime avlbitlity there's lots to choose from.
 #TimeForAa&BaToHaveBetterAvlblty
 And in j/f theres only avlbty in a months time, love it for the last minute ability to book not having to book a month in advance.
There needs to be sAAver space available for partners to book.
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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #5383 on: July 18, 2018, 11:44:38 AM »
There needs to be sAAver space available for partners to book.
That's correct what makes the flight go into that category meaning bookable via sAAver?
Theres lots of AAanytime avlb but no Saver?
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Re: BA Avios question(s)
« Reply #5384 on: July 18, 2018, 12:23:02 PM »
That's correct what makes the flight go into that category meaning bookable via sAAver?
Theres lots of AAanytime avlb but no Saver?

This falls under the purview of the airline’s revenue management department. They use complex data sets to predict the chances of a seat going unsold and collateral damage, and then release it. Anytime awards of available on any flight that has revenue seats.
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