Do you want to transfer airtime/credit from one sim card to another but you don’t know how? Here is a simple article for you on how you could transfer credit from MTN to MTN Networks, Glo to Glo Networks, Airtel to Airtel Networks and Etisalat to Etisalat Networks. These are the strongest and popular networks in Nigeria. Read below on how to transfer your credit/airtime.
How to Transfer Credit from MTN to MTN
Before you can initiate a transfer from any MTN line, you would need to create a secret pin. This secret pin must be known to you alone, and the pin must be four digit numbers. Anyone that knows your pin can transfer your credit without your consent.
How to Change Your Transfer Pin from Default
You will need to change your transfer pin from default to a memorable number. The default pin is 0000. You can change your pin via USSD or SMS.
How to change your pin via SMS
- Send the following command via SMS to activate your new pin 0000 1234 1234 to 777
- The 0000 in the command signifies your default pin,
- The 1234 in the command signifies your new pin,
- The repeated 1234 in the command signifies new pin confirmation.
- You can change the 1234 in the code above to any code that suits you. If entered correctly, you will receive a message that your pin has been successfully changed.
How to change your pin via USSD
To change your transfer pin via USSD, dial *601* default/old PIN* New PIN* New PIN# then press the send button. For example, if you want to change your pin from default to 1234, you will dial *601*0000*1234*1234#. If entered correctly, you will receive a message that your pin has been changed successfully.
How To Transfer Credit On MTN
You can also transfer credit from MTN via two means. The means are USSD and SMS.
How to transfer credit via SMS: Transfer 08065655230 200 1234 and send it to 777
Red = Recipient Number
Yellow = Amount to Transfer
Green = Secret Pin
If entered correctly, you will receive message telling you to confirm your command by sending Yes to 777. If you want to cancel the transaction, just send CANCEL to 777.
How To transfer credit via USSD.
To transfer credit via USSD, dial *600*Recipient’s phone number*amount in Naira*PIN# then press Send/Ok. If entered correctly,you will receive a text message confirming successful transfers.
How to Transfer Credit from Glo to Glo
If you want to transfer credit from one glo sim to another, dial *131*recipients phone number*Amount*Pin# then send. It should look like *131*07053627819*100*12345#. Immediately you send the command, you will receive a message back from the network telling you to confirm by pressing 1 and press 2 to cancel. Default PIN is 00000
How to Change or Create Glo Me2u Transfer Pin
To change/create your Glo ME2U transfer pin, dial *132*00000*New Pin* New Pin# then send.
How to Transfer Credit from Airtel to Airtel
To change airtel transfer pin, send the command below as SMS to 432
Pin Old Pin New Pin e.g Pin 1234 9090. Airtel default pin is 1234.
To transfer credit from one airtel sim to another, you need to enter the command shown below.
2U (space) Recipient’s phone number (space) Amount (space) Pin. This will be send as message to 432.
Example: 2U 08128902673 100 1234 to 432
How to Transfer Credit from Etisalat To Etisalat
To transfer credit form your etisalat sim to another, you will need to locate the etisalat service menu in your menu list. Once it is located, click on Balance transfer and after that, a security code box will appear requesting for your pin. The default pin is 0000 and afterward you would be required to enter the amount you wish to transfer. You can also change your default pin from the service menu.
Another means to transfer credit from etisalat is by dialing *223*Pin*Amount*Phone Number#
For questions and help, use the comments section.
I have tried transferring credit for a GLO Sim to another following the instruction as described, but it didn’t work. Please Y?
I’ve learnt alot today thanks gee
how can I use did pin pls
Pls what is the simple way of how 2 change dafault pin of etisalat network
How can I transfer credit tu a friend it airtel to airtel wat pin can I use
pls how do I transfer credit on MTN beta talk?
Ok na, it is helpful
Thanks for the information
pls the glo transfer is nt going
glo transfer is nt work on my phone just saying wrong code pls help
@kesse, call glo customer care for assistance.
Thanks, I was able to share my credit with siblings. What call package would you recommend for MTN and glo network? I use zone and bumpa on mtn and glo respectively. thanks!!!
@Sarah, both plans are ok.
How can I send airtime from glo to mtn
@Ariyo, not possible currently.
pls how can i transfer airtime 4rm mtn network to etisalat network and others. Thank u.
@usenobong, currently, not possible.
Thanks man……..but how many times can I transfer in a day?
@ sayor, you can transfer as mant times as possible. But each network has it own limit. Call their respective customer care line for the limit.
Thank u so much,for your contribution
thanks i have just started using the the system. I am greatful.
Good work Bro!
am very grateful with mtn may GOD BLESS DEM
I need airtime lone
@faith, for which network?
i lyk dis site nd plz cn i work with u
@Scuzix, click here to contact us.
Please how do I get my Glo forgotten me to u pin
@Benjamin, call Glo customer care line on 121.
I now suzz that knowledge z very broad, thankz bro!
thanks a lot. Pls i jst tried creatin a new pin only to b prompted dat d default pin i keyed in is incorrect, bt i hv never activated any before. I used d ‘0000’ default as u said. N my fone is nokia asha 210. Hw do i go abt it…thanx
@Emeka, I also encountered such few months ago. I called their customer care representative to rectify it.
why is it difficult to transfer credit from etisalat to etisalat
mr ricketts, It’s not difficult if you go through the right process.
Thanks u very much i have been looking for this transfering cold b4 God bless u
very nice. Timely stumbling. Just when I needed this.
Thanks for the help. glad I found this.
Thank God for your life man, you are a blessing to humanity. Love you.
thanks, u just help n save me now, am soo grateful for d help, wil refer others here.. Thanks again
Gud work here, rili. Keep it up, brother!
i gbadu this site
@Anonymous, which of the network provider?
Pls i have more than #10 balance in my phone but it is still refusing to transfer
good job man.
tnk u 4 ds wonderful inf!
am grateful for your good work i appreciate thank you
@Anonymous Thanks, you’re welcome.
Congrats bro, you are the man!
@ELOBEN Thanks for commending.
Guy keep on the good work it really help me alot… God bless
@ Anonymous the #10 will still be in your phone. You just need to have a minimum of #10 on your phone.
You are all welcome.
Tanx for this information. Pls will the minimum balance of #10 be deducted on transfer of airtime on etisalat?
wow ds is great,i love it. It has helped me tremendously,God bless u.
In fact, people overlook this aspect but is vital. Kudos.