Airtime Swap, How To Transfer Airtime From Any Network To Another Network

Airtime Swap, How To Transfer Airtime From Any Network To Another Network

Do you know you can actually transfer airtime from one network to another different network without any delay? Of course, it's really possible. You can transfer credit from MTN to 9mobile, Glo, or Airtel and vice versa.

You can also transfer credit from your phone to another MTN customer's phone by dialing *600*Recipient's Number*Amount*PIN# on your phone and then click on send/press ok. For example, dial*600*08031234567*1500*1234# and then send/ok.


How To Transfer Airtime From Any Network To Another Network

This service has been available for quite some time now but only a few know about it. This service will come in handy for those who don't have all the major networks in Nigeria.

Now, you can actually transfer airtime from MTN to 9mobile, Airtel to Glo, Glo to MTN, Airtel to 9mobile, and vice versa, all at a small service fee of N50 Naira.

MTN, Share ’N’ Sell
MTN Share ’N’ Sell comes with a pin feature. Before you can transfer credit, you have to change the default pin which is 0000.

  • To change your default PIN,
  • Send a text message with default PIN +New PIN +New PIN to 777.

For example, to change the default PIN, SMS ‘0000 1234 1234’ to 777.

  • MTN Share ’N’ Sell allows you to transfer a minimum amount of NGN 50.00 to a maximum of NGN5, 000.00 on each transaction.
  • You can also transfer up to a total amount of NGN10,000.00 every day!

Glo EasyShare
To transfer airtime on the Glo network; Activate the service by creating your Glo EasyShare PIN.

  • To change/create your Glo EasyShare 5-digit PIN:
  • Dial *132*00000*New Pin*New Pin# For example if you want your new pin to be 12345 dials *132*00000*12345*12345#
  • To Transfer Credit, dial *131*Phone Number of the recipient*Amount*Password#
  • For example to Transfer N50 to 08055555555 and your pin is 12345 dials *131*08055555555*50*12345#.

You will receive a text message once the transfer is completed. The default password is 00000.

Airtel Me2U
To transfer airtime on Airtel Nigeria’s “Me2U”, create a 4-DIGIT-PIN.

  • To change/create your airtime transfer PIN on Airtel
  • Send a text in the following format to 432: PIN 5555 to 432 E.g. to change the password to 4321, the text sent will read — PIN 1234 432.
  • You will then receive an SMS confirmation from 432.
  • SMS charge of N10 per transaction applies.
  • To transfer airtime: Send, 2u [Phone Number] [Amount] [PIN] to 432
  • E.g, to transfer N50 worth of airtime, text: 2u 08021234567 50 1234 to 432. You and the recipient will receive an SMS confirmation.

Etisalat Airtime Transfer

  • You activate the service by setting up your transfer pin.
  • The default 4-digit PIN is 0000.
  • To change your airtime transfer PIN on Etisalat Dial: *247*0000* NEW PIN# For example, to change your PIN to 1234; Dial *247*0000*1234#
  • To Transfer airtime on Etisalat Network
  • Dial *223*Password*Amount*Phone Number#
  • For example to transfer N200 to 0809000009, Dial *223*1122*200*0809000009#

Common things to know about airtime transfer
Airtime transfer attracts a fee
The most you can be charged is N10 per transfer
The minimum amount that can be transferred is N50
The airtime transfer service designed to enable subscribers to share airtime only within their network. So, Mtn to MTN, Glo to Glo, etc.
The default pin code is 0000 or 0000 depending on how many digits they require

How To Transfer Airtime From Any Network To Another Network

It's very simple and straightforward. All you need to do is follow the steps outlined below.

Simply dial *931# on the sim that wants to do the transfer
Reply with 6 to change your default transfer PIN
After you have successfully changed your PIN, then reply with 3 for Airtime Swap

  • Enter the beneficiary's number (the receiver's number that is using another network)
  • Select the amount you want to transfer 
  • Finally, enter your PIN. 
  • The airtime will be transferred successfully. 
  • It will attract a service charge of 50 Naira.

How to transfer MTN airtime

Enjoy two different methods (real time-savers) when it comes to sharing credit from one MTN line with another.

Method 1: MTN airtime transfer code

  1. Send an SMS message to 777 number. The message should include the word ‘Transfer’ and the phone number of the person who will receive your credit, the credit amount, and your PIN code (the one you have changed).
  2. Let’s say you want to send 1,000 Naira to MTN phone 08035555555 and your PIN is 5894. Type in this message on your device: Transfer 08035555555 1000 5894
  3. Now just send it to number 777.

Once the text message is sent you will get a confirmation request from the MTN network. The word ‘YES’ must be returned to the same number 777 to complete this operation.
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Method 2: Transfer by phone call

  1. Remember the figure *600* - call it once you add the additional information (the airtime recipient, credit, your PIN code).
  2. Once again, if you are planning to transfer 1,000 Naira to MTN phone 08035555555 and your PIN is 5894, you need to dial *600*08035555555*1000*5894#.
  3. You should get an SMS that tells you the transaction was successfully completed.

This is a great deal, anyone will love these simple MTN airtime transfer feature, however, the mobile operator will also charge additional fees the service’s user must be aware of. Each transaction costs some money:

  1. 50-100 Naira credit – 3 Naira transaction fee
  2. 101-500 Naira credit – 5 Naira transaction fee
  3. 501-5000 Naira credit – 10 Naira transaction fee

This is everything you should know about sending airtime from one MTN number to another MTN phone number. Just use the popular Share ‘N’ Sell option to send your recharge money to people you love as quickly as possible.

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  1. Error occurred has alway been the response

  2. that transfer airtime from glo to another network is not working except is glo to glo that is when it work,i try to transfer glo to airtel is not working,the report dey are giving to me is transaction failed.MSISDN AND THE PHONE NUMBER does not exist that is the report dey are giving to me.