You can actually buy Buy Airtel Airtime from Mpesa for Free from the confort of your home, work or couch without going to the shop
Here is the steps on how to Buy Airtel Airtime or credit from Mpesa for Free
Buy Airtel Airtime or credit from Mpesa for Free service is usually provided by PesaPal
Apparently you will incur transaction charges for airtime above 100 ksh
How to Buy Airtel Airtime from Mpesa
- Go to the M-PESA Menu on your Phone
- Go to Lipa na MPESA and select Pay Bill
- Select Enter business no. then enter 220220 and Press OK
- Entert Account. NO then enter your Airtel number and press OK when done e.g. 0733333333
- Under Enter Amount enter the amount of credit you want to purchase e.g. 50 and press OK when done
- Enter your MPESA PIN
- Confirm the transaction by pressing the OK button
- Confirm the transaction details again in the Hakikisha page. Should the details be wrong, enter any number or letter to cancel the transaction before the 25 seconds lapse.
- Wait for M-PESA transaction SMS on your Safaricom line to confirm the Pay Bill.
- As soon as it arrives you should also receive a top up SMS on your Airtel line from CHAPCHAP.
- To confirm the top up dial *133# or *131# to check your balance.
- If your top up take too long to arrive, you can reach Airtel customer care by calling 100 for help
Why should you charge buying airtime to other networks?