How To Activate Wells Fargo Card

To activate your Wells Fargo Card online:

  • Go to Wells Fargo online activation website at
  • Sign in or create a new account.
  • Enter the requested information.

For Wells Fargo debit cards, you may also use a Wells Fargo ATM to perform the activation. However, to do this, you need to have the PIN that was mailed to you as well.

To activate your Wells Fargo card over the phone:

  • Contact Wells Fargo by calling 1-877-294-6933.
  • Follow the prompts to complete your card activation.

Alternatively, you can call Wells Fargo’s customer service number at 1-877-805-7744 to activate any of your cards.

Also, note that new credit and debit cards sometimes have a sticker on them with activation instructions.

To activate your new card, call the number on the sticker attached to the card to activate your Wells Fargo credit card.

Once you activate your Wells Fargo credit card, you can then use it to make purchases, bill payments, etc.