It is simple to purchase Airtime from M-Pesa to Airtel mobile line using the paybill number 220220. The advantage of this method is that there are no charges involved.
To purchase Airtel airtime from Mpesa, use the procedure below:
- Go to the Mpesa Menu
- Select Pay Bill
- Enter Business No. 220220
- Enter Account No. AIRTXXXXXX (Where XXXXXX is your Airtel Mobile number), then press OK
- Enter the Amount of airtime, you wish to buy and then press OK.
- Enter your MPesa PIN
- Then hit send After entering your Mpesa pin,
- confirm your details and then press OK.