Have you ever Wondered, How To Transfer Airtime From MTN To MTN
Or you mistakenly buy excess airtime from your bank?
In this article, i will give the step by step guidance on How to Transfer Airtime From MTN To MTN!
First of All, what is MTN SHARE
MTN Share is a service package that enables users to transfer or share their from their MTN line or to another MTN user line or account balance.
This service is exclusive to both existing and new prepaid and postpaid customers at no additional cost.
‘MTN Share’ was formerly known as ‘Share ‘N’ Sell‘ package before it recently got modified by MTN.
The Following are the Steps taken On How To Transfer Airtime From one MTN line to Another
Have it in mind that; the default PIN of every MTN line is 0000 and it needs to be changed for any airtime transfer to be done.
The following are ways to change your MTN share Default PIN;
- Open your message and Send “Default PIN New PIN New PIN” to ‘777’.
Example: If the transaction PIN I’ll like to change my default PIN to is 1111, my text message will be 0000 1111 1111 (Don’t omit the gaps)
- Open your Dialer and type *777*Default PIN*New PIN*New PIN#
Example: If the transaction PIN I’ll like to change my default PIN to is 1111, I will dial *777*0000*1111*1111#. (Don’t leave a gap)
After following any of this two (2) steps above, you would get an SMS from MTN informing you that your transfer PIN has been successfully change.
Procedures Of MTN Transfer
There are two (2) methods used in transferring airtime from one MTN line to another and they are done via SMS or USSD code.
How to transfer using SMS
The Following mentioned below are steps to transfer MTN airtime from one MTN line to another via SMS;
- Create a new SMS
- TYPE “Transfer, then input the Recipient Number, Amount of airtime to you want to send and your Transfer Pin. Example: Transfer 08045678901 1000 1111 (Don’t omit the gaps)
- Enter 777 into the recipient’s phone number column
- Click send.
After following the four (4) steps mentioned above, you will receive an SMS asking if you’ll like to confirm the transaction by sending an SMS with “YES” to 777.
How to transfer using USSD code
Follow the steps mentioned below to transfer MTN airtime from one MTN line to another via USSD code;
- Open your Dialer
- Dial *777*RecipientNumber*Amount of airtime you want to send*Transfer PIN# on your mobile phone.
Example: Dial *777*08045678901*1000*1111#
After following the above, you will receive an SMS informing you that the transaction was successful.
MTN Airtime Transfer Frequently Asked Question (FAQ)
Question: Can I transfer airtime to other network? Answer: No, you can only transfer to MTN line.
Question: What is the minimum amount of transfer? Answer: The minimum amount of airtime transfer is ₦50.
Question: What is the maximum amount of transfer? Answer: The maximum amount of transfer is ₦5000 from one MTN line to another in a single transaction . If you wish to transfer more, you will have to do the transfer in bits.
Question: Is there a limit to the number or amount of airtime transfer I can make in a day? Answer: There is no limit.