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Delayed baggage and claim form

For flights within or between the U.S., Guam, Puerto Rico and the U.S. Virgin Islands, delayed baggage should be reported to the airport Baggage Service Office immediately after the arrival of your flight, or by calling our Baggage Service Center at 1-800-335-2247 within 24 hours of your flight arrival.

For international flights, delayed baggage should be reported to the airport Baggage Service Office immediately after the arrival of your flight, or in writing within seven days of your flight arrival.

For both domestic and international travel if you have not received your baggage within three days of your flight arrival, you must begin the claims process. For information regarding your delayed baggage, contact the Baggage Resolution Service Center at its 24-hour, seven-day-a-week, toll-free number (available in the U.S. and Canada): 1-800-335-BAGS (1-800-335-2247). If you are outside of the U.S. and Canada, please call 1-281-821-3526.

Claim form for delayed baggage

For your convenience, the claim form is available for download in Adobe PDF format in English, French, Spanish and Portuguese.

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