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How to Buy Airtime/recharge card from Acess Bank

This post was last updated on September 4th, 2022 at 10:03 pm

How to Buy Airtime or Recharge card from Access Bank- The recent financial technology development by Access bank, customers can now buy airtime and data directly from their account even at midnight.

Fintech companies are helping banking sectors to modify, enhance, or automate financial services there by replacing traditional financial methods in the delivery of financial activities. The services are accessible and generally more affordable compared to the past.

In this guide, we’ll discuss how MTN, GLO, 9mobile and Airtel Mobile Subscribers can buy Airtime from Access bank directly.

Access bank have sought to streamline service delivery and cut costs by using technology for financial service such as Airtime Top, funds transfer and many more via Unstructured Supplementary Service Data ussd , mobile app and internet banking.

Buying Airtime doesn’t  attracts any charge with Unlimited access to your account at any time 24/7 and No dependency on internet or third party when using financial technology


Also Read: FirstBank USSD*894#: How to buy Airtime,check account Balance ,Pay bills & Transfer money


Requirements to buy Airtime from Access bank

To enable you to buy or top up Airtime from Access bank account.

1. You must be an account holder with an access bank.
2.You must dial *901# from the phone number that is linked to your access bank account
3.You must have activated access bank mobile banking on your device.



1.Airtime can be purchased anytime, anywhere.
2.It is very easy to use.

How to activate your Access bank ussd code

1.To activate or enroll for Access bank ussd code, just dial *901#
2.Then select your desired transaction type. example Transfer
3.Create your Pin either with your ATM Card or No ATM Card
4.With your debit card input the 6 last digit of your card to create your 4 digit Pin
5.Without debit card enter your account number and date of birth
6. Follow the onscreen message to complete your ussd activation


Also Read: How to buy AIrtime, Open Account ,Funds Transfer and Pay bills in Nigeria with UBA Magic CODE *919#

How to buy Airtime from access bank


Method 1




Self Recharge  code

To buy airtime for yourself  with phone  number  that is link to your access bank account. Just dial *901*Amount#

(Example: *901*500#) on your phone, wait for the success message and start making calls.


Also Read: GTBank USSD Code *737#: How To transfer money, Open account and activate your account


Airtime TopUp for Friends & Family

To buy airtime for friends or family members, simply dial *901*Amount*Phone Number#.
(Example: *901*1000* 07055553115# on your phone, wait for the success message


Method 2.

Access Bank Mobile App

To buy airtime from Access mobile App just download the app and enroll for it. but if you have already register login to your app with your username and password

2.Tap on buy airtime or Airtime top up the account you want to buy airtime from
4. Tap to select the Network to top up from the display menu of Glo, MTN,9mobile and Airtel
5.Input the amount of Airtime you want to buy
6.Enter the recipient phone number to top up
7. Verify and confirm with your pin or password

Once done the recipient phone number will be recharge immediately.


Data Purchase

To buy data on the go all you need is to dial *901*8# and follow the on screen to complete your transaction.


Source : Acess Bank

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  3. Airtime for self *901*Amount#
    Airtime for others *901*Amount*Phone Number#
    Account Opening *901*0#
    Data Purchase *901*8#
    Balance Enquiry *901*5#
    Fund Transfer to Access Bank *901*1*Amount*Account Number#
    Fund Transfer to Other Banks *901*2*Amount*Account Number#
    Merchant Payment *901*3*Amount*Merchant Code#
    Bill Payment *901*3#
    OTP Generation *901*4*1#

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