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How to Buy Airtime from UBA Bank

Are you trying to learn how to buy airtime from UBA Bank account and you are finding it difficult? Then this post will get you covered. Topping up your mobile phone is one of the things you can’t avoid doing. But how do you recharge using your UBA bank account? As long as you are in Nigeria with a good mobile network you are good to go.

Irrespective of the Network that you are using be it, MTN, GLO, AIRTEL, or 9mobile you can access the service. Before using the service, you must register for the USSD code service in a UBA Bank office or mobile phone. You can buy airtime of any amount with little or no bank charges. How to Buy Airtime From Access Bank

A very good advantage of this, is, that you don’t need only an Android or iPhone to do this. You can use a torchlight phone as long as the SIM you used to open your account is on a phone. In this post, I will show you how to buy airtime for yourself and others from UBA bank. You can use a pin or mobile app, and both steps will be shared here.

How to Buy Airtime from UBA Bank – Simple Steps

There is a quite number of step that you will have to take before buying airtime from your UBA bank account. Though it is very easy and simple.

It is vital you note that for you to perform this transaction with the SIM you used in opening the account. It must be inserted into a phone before you can buy airtime from the bank

How to Buy Airtime For Yourself From UBA Bank

Firstly, you have to dial *919# after that, it will show you some prompt. You just click on the first option which is the accept option and then you proceed with the remaining steps. After it has been processed,  it will pop up with 8 different options on your phone.

Since it is airtime that you want to purchase, you will now click on 1 (airtime) in the space provided below the options. After it has been processed, the system will ask you to sign up as the first option then you select 1. You will be shown another 2 option which is Account pin or prepaid pin, you straight away click on the first option.

Then you will now be asked for your 10-digit account number to make sure it’s correct. You now click on next to proceed and enter the amount of money you wish to recharge.

You can also perform this transaction more easily by dialing *919*amount#. The amount there is the amount of money you want to recharge. For instance *919*500# then you send it and then you proceed.

After the transaction, your bank account will be debited while your phone account will be credited. It takes less than one minute for everything to be completed.

How to Buy Airtime for Others with UBA bank

Buying airtime for family and friends from your UBA account is easy. Just follow the step as shown above but when it pops up with the 8 lists on your screen. You will just select the second option which is the airtime for others. Then you proceed.

After selecting the option, you have to input the number you are sending airtime to. You will now input the mobile number you wish to send airtime to. Make sure it is snappy to avoid any network problems.

How to Buy Airtime from UBA Bank with Mobile App

Buying airtime with the mobile app is easy. You have to make sure you have registered on the UBA Bank Mobile banking app. After that, you need to log in to the app and then click on “Data & Mobile Topup”.

Select the network you wish to recharge, MTN, 9mobile, Airtel, or Glo. Enter the amount of airtime you wish to buy. Make sure you enter the correct phone number you are buying airtime for. The action cannot be reversed once completed. Finally, enter the PIN required to complete the transaction. That is the secret pin you used while creating the account. It takes less than one minute for the airtime to hit your account if the network is good.

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Hope you now believe that buying airtime from your UBA bank account is easy. Always try to remember the code because it is required. To avoid forgetting the code, you can save the *919# on your contact list. If you have any further questions on how to buy airtime from access bank please leave a comment below.

Note: Anytime you want to make this transaction and it shows service time out. It might just be your bank network.


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