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AMEX Travel

What Is It?

American Express (AMEX) Travel is an NYU preferred travel agency that automatically registers travel plans and updates travel changes with NYU Traveler. You can book your entire trip online or speak with one of AMEX's Travel Specialists who can help you plan your trip.

Book Online

Use AMEX to book your air, hotel, rail (Amtrak) and rental car arrangements. Convenient and easy to use, AMEX provides you with preferred rates with major airlline, hotel, and car rental partners, and helpful, personalized travel information. Explore all the features AMEX offers travelers in the AMEX User Guide (PDF).

Please note, complex international reservations should be booked via phone. Complex international is defined by AMEX as any reservation which exceeds the following:

  1. Max of 4 segments
  2. Max 1 carrier
  3. US Departure
  4. Max 1 international destination

Book By Phone

AMEX Travel Customer Service is available to assist you 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. To make a reservation over the phone, call +1-888-477-0451. Press 1 for navigational assistance with American Express online, or press 2 for agent assistance/executive assistance.  Please note, a fee applies for agent assisted reservations.

Please note, you may make a reservation for a non NYU Net ID holder, however, these reservations may only be made via a phone agent, and must be made by an NYU Net ID holder.

Need Help?

AMEX Travel
Customer Service


Contact Us

  • Have questions about travel booking, travel arranging, NYU preferred suppliers, or student group travel? Email the Global Travel Team at
  • Have questions about trip registration or are you experiencing any technical difficulties?  Send an email with the details of your issue or request to
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