Safaricom’s Mpesa mobile wallet is simply no match for the competition, we’ve got big names such as Telkom and Airtel providing ways in which their subscribers can purchase airtime through a paybill number from mpesa. Telkom Kenya has an operational paybill number through which customers can easily load airtime via mpesa while airtel is banking on several third-party firms for the same.
Considering the enormous popularity Mpesa is currently enjoying, it makes perfect sense businesswise for both Airtel and Telkom to offer an alternative to customers who may need to load airtime directly from their MPESA balance. And let’s face it, almost everyone with a Telkom or Airtel line always keeps a separate Safaricom line for MPESA services, the mobile wallet has become a household name that no one can just simply do without.
Airtel Kenya doesn’t have a dedicated paybill number to facilitate purchase of credit from rival Safaricom’s MPESA service, but has enabled several third parties to allow subscribers purchase airtime through Mpesa paybill numbers. Some may charge a small transaction fees but a majority like Pesapal will load the exact amount you’ve purchased.
Airtel Kenya Airtime Purchase MPESA PAYBILL numbers.
You can purchase Airtel airtime via MPESA from any of the following Airtel authorized third parties using respective PAYBILL numbers;
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Step by step on how to buy airtel credit from mpesa using any of the above Paybill numbers
- On your Safaricom phone, go to the M-pesa Menu
- Then Select “Pay Bill” option
- Input respective business or Paybill number such as “220220”
- Enter your Account No. AIRTXXXXXX (Where XXXXXX is your Airtel Mobile number) i.e. AIRT0733000000 if your phone number is 0733000000
- Key in the amount you intent to load as airtime
- Enter your M-Pesa PIN then send
I have purchased airtime worth 100 ksh twice, for airtel line using 220220 from Mpesa and haven’t received the the airtime now twice.
Have bought ksh 100 Airtel airtime using mpesa paybill 156076 and haven’t received it
I have topedup my Airtel line from Mpesa through paybill 220220 but its not reflecting what is the problem
Bought credit for 100 shilings but I can’t see it
Hi, I have bought 50ksh twice via 665511 but its yet to reflect on my phone
I bought 100 airtime using Milton Sons 665511 and haven’t received it.
I have purchased airtel credit 50 via mpesa paybill 156076 of which its 2hours and yet to reflect
I bought 100 airtime using Milton sons 665511…doesn’t reflect on ma account..wots ap
I brought 54 airtel using milton son 665511 and haven’t received it
I bought credit from my safaricom line but entered a wrong number,, what should I do?
I have bought Airtel airtime two times and has not reflected to my mobile yet
833030 where’s my 100 shillings credit…I’ll sue you guys
I bought airtime of Kes 50 for number 0739187335 and have not received it
Useless company how can you incorporate your third parties for your customers to buy credit from then when an issue arises you separate yourself from your vendors,safaricom better than you by far
MILSTAN AND SON LTD ARE CON.TOOK AWAY MY 1000 PURCH6 CREDIT.AM DISAPPOINTED.