As an M-PESA customer, you will be able to purchase airtime of Ksh20 – 10,000 for your phone or another Safaricom subscriber. M-PESA value is separate from your airtime account.

  1.     Go to ‘Buy airtime’ on your M-PESA menu
  2.     Enter mobile phone number of the phone you are buying airtime for.
  3.     Enter amount of airtime you wish to buy.
  4.     Enter your M-PESA PIN and then confirm the details. The confirmation message will read “Buy airtime 0722 123456 Ksh120”, complete transaction by pressing OK.
  5.     You will receive a confirmation SMS from M-PESA.
  6.     Safaricom PostPay customers can also use M-PESA to buy airtime for prepaid phones.