How to transfer airtime from MTN to Airtel

How to transfer airtime from MTN to Airtel

Do you want to know how to transfer airtime from MTN to Airtel? This is much easier than you may think. Here we prepared for you the methods to do the transaction in a safe and convenient way. So, read on and enjoy the service.

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How to transfer airtime on Airtel from MTN

This service allows you to make airtime transfer to any mobile network in Nigeria. Actually, all you need is to dial transfer code or to send an SMS to the special number.

The function of sending airtime is called MTN Share ’N’ Sell. Before sending airtime to any network, you should change the default PIN of your number. It is a very important for the safety of your transactions. To register new PIN, send a text message with default PIN+New PIN +New PIN to 777.

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One more way to change your transfer PIN is to dial USSD Code *601*old PIN*New PIN*New PIN# For example: *601*0000*6745*6745#. After that, you will be able to send a minimum of N50.00 and maximum N5, 000 per single transaction, the maximum amount per day is N10,000.

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So, after you have changed your PIN, you can use two methods of transferring airtime, it is possible to do this via SMS or USSD code. See also: MTN Share and Sell activation and transfer

How to transfer airtime with MTN by SMS?

For this method you should enter the phone number of the recipient, amount of airtime, and your new transfer PIN, send this information to the number 777 and it is done.


You need to send YES to 777 to confirm the transaction or CANCEL if you don’t want to make the transaction. See also: How to activate MTN transfer PIN code

How to transfer Airtime with the help of USSD code

This is another simple method, that is fast and convenient. All you need to do is dial the code *600* phone number of the recipient * amount of airtime * your transfer PIN#. For example *600*08137699466*100*0000#. After that you will receive a verification message to confirm the transaction. These are two methods that are easy and available for every MTN customer.

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