Gone are the days when you could not transfer money directly from Mpesa to Airtel Money. Thanks to interoperability of mobile financial services which allows subscribers to transfer money from one mobile money networks to another in a secure environment, in real-time and at a low cost. Now you can easily send money from your Mpesa account to Airtel Money. You should also check out the M-Pesa to Airtel Money transfer charges.
How to transfer money from Mpesa to Airtel Money
To send money from Mpesa to Airtel Money, follow these steps.
- Dial *234*1*8#
- A pop up of Mpesa Tuma Popote will appear
- Enter the recipient’s Airtel mobile number (The number should be registered for mobile money services)
- Enter the amount you want to send
- A pop up will appear to confirm if the details are correct
- Enter your Mpesa PIN to complete the transaction
- You will receive a transaction confirmation message from Mpesa