How to transfer and Share (call credit ) airtime on 9mobile

Are you ready and willing to share your data with your love one as surprise gift and you don’t know the steps and process ?

Transferring and sharing airtime on 9mobile provides a convenient way to help friends and family stay connected when they need it most. Understanding the process and intricacies of this service can ensure seamless transactions and effective communication.

FinanaceNGR will explain  how to transfer airtime from 9mobile (Etisalat) to another 9mobile (Etisalat) Line.

Sharing is caring, especially when it comes to airtime. Whether it’s helping out a friend in need or just spreading the airtime love, transferring credit can save the day and keep the conversations flowing without interruption. Plus, it’s a handy way to show your pals some love without breaking the bank.

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Benefits of sharing airtime on 9mobile?


Sharing airtime on 9mobile offers several benefits, including:

  1. Convenience: It’s a quick and easy way to transfer credit to friends and family, especially if they don’t have immediate access to recharge options.

  2. Helping Others: You can provide support to loved ones who need airtime urgently, strengthening your relationships.

  3. Rewarding or Gifting: Sharing airtime is a thoughtful way to show appreciation or celebrate special occasions with friends and family.

  4. Emergency Situations: In emergencies, sharing airtime can be crucial for staying connected when someone’s phone is running out of credit.

How to borrow Airtime from 9mobile {Etisalat} and Re-payback

How to share airtime on 9mobile

To share airtime on 9mobile (formerly Etisalat), follow these steps:

  1. Change Default PIN (if needed):

    • The default transfer PIN is 0000. If you haven’t changed it, dial *247*0000*NewPIN# (replace “NewPIN” with your desired PIN) and press send.


      To send ₦100 airtime to 08091234567, dial *223*1234*100*08091234567# (assuming your transfer PIN is 1234).

      How to Share Airtime on 9mobile:

      Dial *223*PIN*Amount*Recipient'sNumber# and press send.

    • Replace “PIN” with your 9mobile transfer PIN, “Amount” with the amount of airtime you want to share, and “Recipient’sNumber” with the 9mobile number you want to send airtime to.

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1. Can I transfer airtime to any network provider using 9mobile’s service?

No, currently 9mobile’s airtime transfer service is limited to sharing airtime with other 9mobile numbers only. You cannot transfer airtime directly to subscribers of other networks (MTN, Airtel, Glo) using their official service.

2. Is there a limit to the number of times I can transfer airtime in a day on 9mobile?

Yes: transfer up to 200MB at a time and maximum of 1000MB per day. Dial *229*pin*volume of mb*recipient’s number#

3. What should I do if a transfer fails or if I make a mistake in the recipient’s number?

If an airtime transfer fails on 9mobile or you enter the wrong recipient’s number, you can take the following steps:

  1. Check Transaction History:

    • Dial *223*2# to view your recent airtime transfer history. This will help you confirm whether the transaction was successful or not.
  2. Contact 9mobile Customer Care:

    • Call 300 from your 9mobile line.
    • Call . +234 809 0000 300
    • Send an email to [ ].
    • Reach out via their social media channels (Facebook, Twitter, Instagram)


4. Are there any additional charges involved when sharing airtime with friends and family on 9mobile?

9mobile does not charge any additional fees for sharing airtime with friends and family. The only deduction from your account will be the exact amount of airtime you transfer.

5. What is the Default PIN for 9mobile Airtime Transfer?

The default PIN for 9mobile airtime transfer is 0000. However, it is highly recommended to change this default PIN to a unique and secure one for security reasons.

You can change your PIN by dialing the following code:

*247*0000*NewPIN#  Replace “NewPIN” with your desired four-digit PIN.

6 What Should I Do if I Forget My 9mobile Transfer PIN?

If you forget your 9mobile transfer PIN, don’t worry! You can easily reset it. There are two main methods:

Method 1: Using USSD Code

  1. Dial *247*Old PIN*New PIN#
  2. Replace “Old PIN” with the PIN you remember (if you never changed it, use 0000).
  3. Replace “New PIN” with your desired new four-digit PIN.

Method 2: Contacting Customer Care

  1. Call 300 from your 9mobile line or 08090000200 from other networks.
  2. Explain to the customer care representative that you’ve forgotten your transfer PIN.
  3. They will guide you through the necessary steps to reset your PIN, which may involve providing some personal information for verification.

How can I transfer credit from 9mobile to 9mobile without PIN?

9mobile does not officially support transferring airtime without a PIN. The PIN is a security measure to prevent unauthorized transactions and ensure that only the account owner can initiate airtime transfers.

However, if you’ve forgotten your PIN, you can reset it using the methods mentioned earlier:

  • USSD code: Dial *247*Old PIN*New PIN# (replace “Old PIN” with your previous PIN or 0000 if it’s the default, and “New PIN” with your desired new PIN).
  • Customer Care: Contact 9mobile customer care through their helpline or social media channels for assistance in resetting your PIN.
Meet Ogbeide Frank, popularly known as perere, a blogger who loves writing about finance and Tech. He studied Business administration at the Ambrose Alli University Ekpoma and Mobile Communication at Orange College Malaysia .Frank have worked as a banker and consultant in variety of Nigeria agencies


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