How to transfer airtime on an Airtel Sim card.
How to send airtime from an Airtel Sim card to another Airtel Sim card.
Airtel Telecom has been making it easy for their users to perform many tasks, and transferring airtime from one sim to another is one of them.
Do you want to gift your friends or family airtime? Do you want to transfer airtime from one of your Airtel Sim cards to another? Did you mistakenly recharged too much airtime from your bank and you want to convert it back to cash? There’s a simple solution to follow.
In this blog post, you will learn how to transfer airtime from an Airtel Sim card to another Airtel Sim card and also from an Airtel Sim card to other networks like MTN and Glo.
Can I transfer airtime from an Airtel SIM card to another Airtel SIM card?
You can transfer airtime on Airtel once you follow the appropriate procedure.
After reading this, you will get to know all the procedures you can follow in order to transfer airtime from one Airtel Sim card to another.
How to transfer airtime from an Airtel SIM card to another Airtel SIM card
Airtel Network made it simple for customers to share mobile airtime with friends and family.
There are two methods provided by Airtel, which you can follow either of these and gift data to anybody you wish to, provided the person is using an Airtel Sim.
Below are the two methods for transferring airtime from an Airtel Sim to another Airtel Sim card.
- through the USSD code
- through a massage app.
Check below to see the procedure you have to follow in order to transfer airtime using either of these two methods.
First, let’s look into the USSD method, as it is the simplest and easiest method to follow.
How to transfer airtime from an Airtel Sim card to another Airtel Sim using the USSD code.
There’s a service provided by Airtel Network which they call me2U. This is what you will use.
Check below as I explain the procedure to you.
- Open your phone dialer.
- Press *432*.
- Dial *432 *on the line you want to transfer from.
- Select the option with transfer airtime.
- Enter the Airtel phone number of the recipient.
- Input your Me2U pin (1234 by default).
- Confirm your transfer by replying with 1.
That’s the procedure to follow.
Note: This service will cost you 10 naira per transfer.
How to transfer airtime on Airtel using SMS method
Aside from the USSD code I explained above, you can transfer airtime to your friends and family using a text message format.
The text message must contain your transfer pin, recipient number, and which you want to send in a format like this: 2U-recipients’ phone number; -amount to transfer; and -your me2U transfer pin.
For example, if you’re to transfer 100 naira to 07012345678 and your me2U transfer pin is 1423, check what the message should look like below.
2u 07012345678 100 1423
You have to send this message to Airtel through their me2U message line 432.
This service will cost you 10 naira for each transfer you want to make.
Remember, you can transfer from 50 to 5000 naira only.
Last but not least, you can request Airtel credit from other users.
How to request for airtime from other Airtel users
You can also ask other users to credit your line using this method.
If they accept the proposal, airtime will be transferred from their SIM card to yours.
Check below to see the procedure to follow.
To do this, all you have to do is dial *141*8*recipient number#. The recipient will then get a message from you requesting that he or she recharge you.
If the person accepts the request, your line will be credited.
How to find out what your Airtel me2U transfer pin is.
I know you must have been wondering, how can I get to know my transfer pin?
This is not something to worry about.
Airtel has automatically issued a default pin to all users for their first airtime transfer. The pin is just 1234.
You can change the pin or use it just like that.
If you are required to enter your Airtel credit transfer pin, use 1234 as the pin.
How to Transfer Airtel Sim Card Airtime to Another Network
procedure for transferring credit from Airtel Sim to MTN, Glo and others.
There’s a code provided by Airtel Network for sharing airtime with other mobile networks, but currently, the code is not working.
To transfer Airtel airtime to another network, dial *432# and select the transfer airtime to other network option.
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If you have any questions concerning how to transfer airtime from one Airtel Sim to another Airtel Sim, you can ask questions below using the comment section.
Thank you for reading. I hope you have gotten the answer you need.