How to transfer MTN airtime: The free messaging service explained

How to transfer MTN airtime: The free messaging service explained

MTN is one of the most used cellular networks in South Africa. As an MTN user, you may often need to transfer airtime to your friends and loved ones.

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According to, any MTN Contract, Anytime TopUp, Off-Peak TopUp or PayAsYouGo customer can transfer airtime MTN to MTN without paying an activation or subscription fee.

You may do this through the free Me2U service.

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How to send airtime from MTN to MTN

One way in which you can transfer airtime from MTN to MTN is by using the MTN airtime transfer code.

Simply dial dial *136*3# and follow the prompts. Alternatively, you may dial *136*6328*.

Another simple way to transfer MTN airtime is by dialling 141 from your MTN cell phone and following the voice prompts.

PayAsYouGo customer can also send airtime on MTN, starting from an amount of R2. The amount of the transfer will be deducted from the customer's MTN PayAsYouGo airtime account.

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Similarly, MTN hybrid customers (Anytime TopUp and Off-Peak TopUp) can also share airtime on MTN easily.

However, they can only transfer airtime that is already preloaded in their hybrid accounts.

MTN Me2U service is also available for MTN Contract customers, with limit options ranging from R25 a month to R1,000 a month.

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