How to transfer Airtime on Airtel network

Know that just like MTN share and sell, Airtel also allows customers to share their airtel balance with their friends and family. This approach is to enable everyone to share their airtime with family and friends on the Airtel network.

For every airtime transfer on airtel to another number, there is a charge attached. The transfer charge is N10 per transfer. It does not matter when you send as low as 100 or more.

Well, it is, at least better than having to stroll out to get the recharge. Also, no matter where you are, you can always share your airtime with family or friends. What you just need is the Airtel code for transfer which will be shared in this article.

What do you need to transfer on Airtel network?

  1. Airtel Sim
  2. Airtel Transfer pin (you must change your pin upon activation)
  3. Airtel service number for transfer (432)
  4. Amount enough to cover transfer and charge fee

What is Airtel Me2u?

Airtel Me2U is airtel transfer number which is designed by Airtel to allow you to send or share your credit with families and friends.

With the Airtel me2u transfer services, customers will be able to transfer airtime to another number, change pin, get some information and much more.

The idea behind Airtel Me2U is t provide customers the easy way to share with friends and families, especially when they have much to go around.

How to transfer Airtel airtime to another number

Step 1 – Have the airtime amount loaded if you are short on balance.

Make sure you have the amount or more on your balance. Since Airtel will be charging you 10, you should have the extra 10 available on your phone.

Eg. you are sending 100, you should have 110 or more for the service to work.

Step 2: Change your transfer pin if you have not done so. 

If this is your first time of using the service. Then you need to change your pin. Default pin is 1234 but if 1234 does not work, use 0000.

  • Dial *432#
  • Type in 3 on the space provided by the pop up box
  • Follow onscreen instruction.
  • You will receive a response when done.

The reason why Airtel always advise you to change your pin is to protect against unauthorized airtime transfer from your airtel account to another. Always endeavour to protect your pin just like you would protect your card pin.

Step 3 – How to transfer artime to families and friends on Airtel 

There are 3 ways to transfer Airtel airtel. You can transfer using USSD code or through SMS. No matter which one you choose, it will still be smooth and fast. For me, I prefer using USSD.

  1. To transfer airtime on airtel network using SMS mehod, Type Beneficiary’s no Amount New Pin and send to 432. Like this, type 08021100034 100 3423 and send to 432
  2. Or just dial *432#
    A pop-up box will emerge, enter 1 into the box provided.
    Beneficiary’s mobile no
    Amount to be sent
    Then pin
    Send.
  3. Alternatively, you can dial *432*number*amount*pin# to transfer airtime on airtel network, that is *432*0802340001**200*2353#.

You will receive a confirmation as regards the transfer.

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