Airtel -the self acclaimed ‘Smartphone Network’- is one of the telecommunication companies in Nigeria with a broad bandwidth, they did a big shakeup in their data bundles in order to provide more affordable data plans for their subscribers. They also carried out some series of system upgrade which in turn made their network a lot faster in terms of browsing the internet and downloading.
In this post, we would be looking at all Airtel Data Plans for both Android and all other devices and how you can subscribe to them via USSD code and also, how you can check your data balance.
Before we go into details, note that the data plans and codes below have been recently updated to reflect recent changes made by Airtel, also note that the validity date doesn’t mean the data will not finish until that day, a 30 days data can be exhausted under 2 weeks, it all depends on your rate of usage. Airtel also has Unlimited data plans.
Listed Below are all Airtel data plans with their subscription codes;
Airtel Daily Bundles
The 1-day data subscription: You’ll get 30MB data cap for N100. You can subscribe for this plan by dialing *410#.
The 3-day data subscription: You’re offered 100MB for N200 which is valid for 3 days. To subscribe to this plan, dial *412#.
Airtel Weekly Bundles
You can decide to option for 80MB valid for 7 days at N300 only. To enjoy this plan, simply dial *417#.
Also, there is a biweekly (two weeks) data subscription at the rate of N500 for 750MB. Simply dial *418# to subscribe.
Airtel Monthly Bundles
1.5GB for N1,000 (Android 1.0): You can get 1.5GB for N1,000, the data is valid for 30 days. Dial *496# to subscribe.
3.5GB for N2,000 (Android 2.0): Airtel offers 3.5GB data bundle for N2,000, also valid for 30 days. dial *437#
5GB for N2,500 (Android 2.5): This Airtel Data Plan gives you 5GB worth of data for N2,500 which is valid for 30 days. Dial *437*1#
7GB for N3,500 (Android 3.5): This plan is offered at N3,500 for 7GB and it is valid for 30 days. Dial *438# to subscribe
9GB for N4,000 (Android 4.0): For N4,000, you’ll get 9GB worth of data plan. Valid for 30 days, dial *438*1# to subscribe.
12GB for N5,000: N5,000 airtime will fetch you 12GB, valid for 30days. Dial *452# to subscribe.
24GB for N8,000: This airtel data plan is valid for 30 days. Dial *460# to subscribe
Airtel Weekend Plans
For the night surfers and people who are more productive during the weekend days, Airtel’s night and weekend plans might spell good for you. They are usable with Android mobile phones as well.
WEEKEND BUNDLE 200 – Get 200MB for N200 during weekends. Dial *472# (Usable between 12am Saturday and 11:59pm on Sunday)
WEEKEND BUNDLE 500 – Get 500MB worth of Airtel data for N500. Dial *473# (Also usable between 12am Saturday and 11:59pm on Sunday)
Airtel’s Time Based Plans (Night Plans)
This time based data bundle are usable between 12am and 5:59 am (any day of the week), so you can also address them as night plans. It will come in handy if you have loads data you want to download.
TIME BASED 30 – 30 minutes unlimited browsing and download for N300. Dial *439*3#
TIME BASED 60 – You can get 60 minutes of unlimited internet access for N500. Dial *439*4#
NIGHT 120 – 3 hours of unlimited internet surfing for N1,000. Dial *481*2#
Airtel WTF Plans (Social Plans)
NB: Please note that the social plans below are strictly for chatting on social media.
Airtel Whatsapp, Twitter and Facebook (WTF) Plan – N200 for 30 days. Dial *990# to subscribe.
Airtel Opera mini plan – N300 for 30 days of unlimited browsing with only Opera mini. Dial *885*1#
How to check your Airtel Data Balance
Simply dial *223# or *140# to check your data balance.
So there they are, all Airtel’s data bundles for all phones, they are certainly not that cheap but good offer for the money.