MTN Transfer Codes: Activate Pin, Transfer Airtime, Reset Pin

This article will make you know the current MTN Transfer Code and how to check Different Types of MTN Transfer Codes, read through it carefully.
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Hello Mtn Users! Do you know what is MTN transfer code? How to trigger MTN transfer PIN code? How to reset the PIN code for MTN transfer? To find out the answers to all these questions, continue reading.

Meanwhile, do you have excess data or airtime? Do you have extra airtime or data you wish to share with family and friends? Are you aware that Mtn allows the sharing of data and airtime? If not, you have really missed a lot.

MTN Transfer Code *600#

This article will make you know the current and how to check Different Types of MTN Transfer Codes, read through it carefully.

However, the MTN Transfer codes help all MTN users to transfer or share credit or data to friends, family, and well-wishers.

Most times in the business centers, they also make use of the mtn transfer method in selling their available credit to their customers.


Airtime is the amount of money added to your account for placing phone calls and using mobile data. Sometimes a person wishes to ‘borrow’ or ‘gift’ his or her airtime to another MTN line, you always can take the advantage of fast MTN airtime transfer service and share your airtime with others.

Do you have an MTN sim and don’t know how to transfer MTN airtime to another MTN line? Well, it’s not difficult at all, this article is going to walk you through how to do that.

MTN Transfer Registration Code

To start this MTN share transfer registration you need to have a sim card and a credit in it. To register MTN share transfer use your mobile phone dial *000o*New Pin*New Pin# OR send a text message to 777 by writing 000 (space) your New Pin Number (space) Enter the Pin Number again. Then send it to 777.

MTN Transfer USSD Code

You can also share credit with others via the USSD code. Of course, you know that this method is fast and easy, all you have to do is dial the shortcode and you are good.

Simply dial *600*Recipient’s Number*Amount*PIN# to share airtime. For example, dial *600*07012345678*1000*9153#


How to Transfer Airtime Using SMS

Send an SMS with Transfer, Recipient’s Number, Amount, and PIN to 777. For example, you can send an SMS with ‘Transfer 08031234567 1500 1234’ to 777.
Upon sending this message, you will receive an SMS asking you to confirm that you want to make the transfer by sending an SMS with ‘YES’ to 777.
Very easy right? lest I forget…

A service fee will be charged for any transfer you make.

  • N1 – N100 transfer will cost you N3
  • N101 – N500 transfer will cost you N5
  • N501 – 5000 transfer will cost you N10

Steps to Transfer Airtime Using USSD

Dial *777*Recipient’s Number*Amount*PIN# on your phone and then click on send/press OK. For example, dial*777*08031234567*1500*1234# and then send/OK. When the transfer has been completed, you will receive a message informing you that the transfer was successful.

How to Use the Share n Sell Service

The share n sell service can be used in two different ways.

Through USSD: this method is simpler and easier to use. You would dial *600*Recipient’s number*Amount*PIN# [note: this PIN is your new PIN]. For example, I want to send 2000 to Miss p and her number is 08037654321. I will dial *600*08037654321*2000*2864#.

Through SMS: you will send ‘Transfer Recipient’s number Amount Pin’ to 777. For example, Transfer 08037654321 2000 2864
you will receive an SMS asking you to confirm the transaction within fifteen minutes, make sure you confirm the transaction after ensuring you entered the details correctly.

MTN Data Share Code

This was introduced for individual customers to be able to assist friends and loved ones with data. Your friends might need data while you have an excess on your mobile line. Simply register and begin sharing with them. However, you must be subscribed to a data bundle before you can share data.

After subscribing, you can follow the following steps:

Dial *131*2*1# or SMS Reg to 131. You will receive a message with your default pin which is 0000 and you would be required to change that pin.
Change your PIN. The pin can be changed by dialing *131*2*5# or SMS ‘ change 0000 new pin new pin’ to 131. Example: send change 0000 2864 2864 to 131.
Add beneficiaries. You would be asked to add beneficiaries to your MTN shared Data bundle either by dialing *131*2*2# or by sending ‘Add phone number PIN’ to 131 for example, to add 08037654321, I will send ‘Add 08037654321 2864’ to 131. To use the service, dial *131*2*3#.

Code to Check MTN Shared Data Balance

You will be able to check your data bundle balance via the following channels:

SMS: Texting 2 to 131
USSD: dialing *131*4#

Finally, we believe this information about 2021 and how to Check Different Types of MTN Transfer Codes is helpful to you?

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