Amazon's general help telephone number is 1-888-280-4331. There is no charge to call this number within the United States. There may be a fee to use the international number, 1-206-266-2992, according to the Amazon website.
For fastest customer service, Amazon recommends that customers leave a contact number in the Help area of its website. Users can opt to have an Amazon customer service associate call them immediately or after a five-minute wait. Amazon customer service centers are located in the United States, India, South Africa, Germany, Ireland and other countries.
Founded by Jeff Bezos in 1994, Amazon is by far the largest e-commerce retailer on the Internet in 2015. Amazon's global headquarters are located in Seattle, Washington.