Are you in a situation where you need to know how to transfer airtime on Glo and you have either forgotten the USSD code for transferring airtime on Glo or you don’t even know how to transfer airtime on Glo? then we’ve got you covered because, in this article, we will be covering everything you need to know about transferring airtime on Glo and how to transfer airtime on Glo.
Sharing airtime and transferring airtime on Glo are two different things entirely, however, people get confused and share airtime instead of transferring and vice versa. However, we have taken out time the to explain the differences between the two so you don’t make the mistake again.
You can share your call credit on the Glo network with anybody you wish thanks to Glo EasyShare. With this service, you can instantly send credit to loved ones like family and friends.
You can transfer airtime to another Glo user via Glo Me2U as a Glo subscriber. Glo Me2U is only another way to refresh. Configuring Glo Me2U: Glo Me2U must be activated in order to be used.
Sharing airtime means that, whenever you have airtime on your SIM, the subscriber you shared your airtime with can automatically use it without you having to share it again while with airtime transfer, you get to send a specific amount and after that, the person doesn’t have access to use your airtime again until another transaction is done.
So next time, be sure that you are not sharing your airtime when you actually wanted to transfer it.
How to Transfer Airtime on Glo
Basically, there are more than just two ways to transfer airtime on Glo and we will be explaining each of the four methods below,
The four methods to transfer airtime on Glo are
- Using USSD code
- Calling Glo customer care
- Sending a mail to Glo customer care or
- Using the Glo app.
How to Transfer Airtime on Glo Using USSD Code
To transfer airtime on Glo using the USSD code, follow the steps below.
- Dial *131#
- Select Me2u
- Glo will ask for the recipient’s phone number, the amount you want to send, and your pin.
- If you’d prefer to dial everything at once, just enter the code: *131*amount*recipients’ number*pin#
If you don’t have a pin and don’t also know how to create one, don’t worry, as you keep reading, you will find out a step-by-step guide on how to create a pin, resit your pin and also activate your pin for the transaction.
How to Transfer Airtime on Glo by Calling Glo customer care
To transfer Airtime on Glo by calling customer care, follow the steps below
- Dail 121
- Follow the prompt until you are redirected to an agent
- Tell the agent to help you with the transaction and called out the number you want to send the airtime to, it will get done in less than no time.
How to Transfer Airtime on Glo using Mail
To do this, simply send a mail to Glo customer service mail telling them that you want to transfer airtime from your line to another Glo line. It will get done for you.
How to Transfer Airtime on Glo using Glo App
To transfer airtime on Glo using the Glo app, all you have to do is log in to your Glo app on your mobile device and click on transfer airtime, select the amount, type in the recipient number and then complete the transaction by putting in your pin.
Reset your transfer pin
Initially, you will have a default pin 00000 for transferring airtime and data with your Glo SIM, however, you need to reset the pin so someone else does not easily get access to transfer your airtime without your permission.
Resetting your password is the same thing as changing it, so to change your Glo pin, follow the steps below
How to Change Your Glo Transfer pin
To reset your pin using your mobile phone, the pin is typically five digits long. Simply dial *132*default pin*new pin*new pin#.
How to get another new transfer pin
If you have forgotten your pin and want to get a new one, follow the steps below
- Dial *132*Old Pin*New Pin*New Pin#
- You’ll get a notification confirming your change of pin.
How can I Activate my Glo Transfer Pin?
To reset your pin using your mobile phone, simply dial *132*default pin*new pin*new pin#, for instance, if your new pin is 5712. You could change your default pin to 57112 by typing *132*00000*57112*57112#.
Glo Airtime Transfer Limit
With the Glo me2u transferring service, you can transfer any amount ranging from #50 to #5000 a day. if you want to transfer more than that, then you would have to wait for the next day.
How to transfer airtime on Glo won’t be a question you would be asking again if you had carefully read this article till this point.
However, in summary to everything, the fastest way to transfer airtime on Glo is by using the USSD code method which we mentioned in this article.
With the USSD code method, all you have to do is Dail *131#, follow the message and select the amount you want to send and the phone number then input your pin.
Alternatively, If you’d prefer to dial everything at once, just enter the code: *131*amount*recipients’ number*pin#