How to transfer talktime from one mobile to another mobile

| December 18, 2012 | 48 Comments

Some times when you are in dire need of talktime and you can’t get your mobile phone recharged then you remember your friend or family member who can transfer some talktime in your mobile number. talktime transfer1Talktime Transfer can be widely used and one find it the most useful in emergency when one has insufficient balance in his/her prepaid mobile number. Here it must be noted that talktime can be transferred to withing the network of mobile operator only i.e. you can’t transfer talktime from Airtel number to Reliance Communication number.

Now let us check methods of transfer of talktime from one prepaid mobile to another mobile of seven mobile operators Airtel, Tata DoCoMo, Idea, Vodafone, Aircel, BSNL and Reliance Communications.

Mobile OperatorMethod of talktime transfer
To avail this service dial *141# on Airtel Mobile and Select 1 “share Talktime” then a Enter the Desired mobile number in which you want to share talktime. Now it will ask for the Amount. Enter the Amount you want to Transfer. balance will be transferred to the Desired Airtel Number. You can share a minimum of amount of Rs. 5 and a maximum amount of Rs. 30 with your friends provided you have a minimum balance of Rs. 10 post deduction (inclusive of service fee). You can share talk time upto 5 times a day and 30 times in a month. You can share talktime with 10 unique friends every month. You can also share 5 gift packs such as Voice minutes, SMS or GPRS in a day and upto 30 in a month. To be able to send a gift, you should be using your airtel prepaid connection for 60 days or more.
To Transfer talktime, Tata Docomo user need to be Subscribed in BUDDYNET service.
To transfer talktime, Member need to type “BT Mobile Number amount” and send it to 54321
To reverse the Amount, a Member needs to type “RBTTransaction ID” and send it to 54321.

Sending SMS to 54321 for talktime Transfer will be charged at Re.1 and for reversal, it is Toll Free.

The sender’s account balance for “Balance Transfer” has to be Transfer Amount + Rs.1 at the time of transfer. If balance is not sufficient the transfer will be declined. However, the SMS will be charged.
In case of Reversals the amount reversed will be dependent on the balance available with the recipient.
The system will recognize “BT” or “bt” or “Bt”
For Example to Transfer Rs.25 Talk-time from 9030012abc to 9030099efg . The sender types “BT 9030099efg 25″ and SMS to 54321.
Step 1: The taker mobile have to send SMS ‘ASK’Donor Mobile NoAmount. to 55567. Here taker mobile number is the number who seeks talktime from donor mobile number.

Step-2: Then the Donor Mobile number will confirm your (taker mobile number) request by Sending SMS as ‘GIVE’Mobile NoAmount and send it to 55567
then You have Done…!

1. You Will Be Charged Rs/- 2 For This Method.
2. You Must Have Balance Transfer More Than Rs/-11

Idea users can also transfer by sending ussd code in the following format.
*567*mobile number*amount#
Idea charge Rs 2 for each transaction as processing fee.
To transfer the talktime you have to dial *131*Amount*Mobile No#
Conditions is that your mobile number must be at least 3 Months old then you can transfer the talktime.

Alternatively you may send following SMS to 144 (toll free):
TRAN (amount u want to transfer) (phone number of your friend)
To transfer the talktime you have to dial *122*666# and follow the instructions.

Minimum transfer amount is rs 5 and maximum transfer amount is rs 100.

Processing fee is rs 1 per transaction and you can do only one transaction per day.

Balance transfer is possible between two prepaid numbers only.
To transfer talktime BSNL have also gift service and for this you just have to send SMS as
GIFTmobile numberand send it to>> 53733. You may gift Rs 5 to Rs 50 only.
To transfer the talktime first you have to dial *367*3#

Then enter *312*3# and mobile(mdn) number

Enter the amount you want to transfer

Enter the PIN.default PIN is 1
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  1. what is the maximum amount allowed in vodafone? i am getting “invalid amount” error

    • Vishal says:

      Dear friend, as per Vodafone website, the maximum amount is Rs 30 which can be transferred and Vodafone will levy Rs 3 as processing charge hence total amount Rs 33 will be deducted from the donor number. Regards

    • mahendra says:

      reliance to reliance talktime transfer

  2. mahendra says:

    reliance to reliance talktime transfer

  3. roshni says:

    is nt can i transfr blc to reliance to uninor

    • Vishal says:

      You can transfer talk value from one number to other number of same mobile operator only i.e. You can transfer talk time from Reliance to Reliance only and not from Reliance to Uninor.

      • shalu says:

        How to send talktime from reliance to reliance? The process given here is not working.plz send ur feedback its urgent

  4. ashok says:

    reliance 2 reliance bal transfer not working plz update

  5. Sanam says:

    Can i tranfer amount from my airtel sim to my friends vodafone sim?

  6. motilal says:

    sir cdma ka batao

  7. dinesh says:

    What is the idea transfers code

  8. Sahil kumar sinha says:

    reliance 2 reliance bal transfer not working plz update

  9. rajeev says:

    how we can share reliance gsm to same the methodd given above nt working

  10. kivi says:

    Please update how to transfer idea to idea talktime.

    Thank you!

  11. john says:

    how i can transfer gprs pack from one vodafone sim to another vodafone sim

  12. keram says:


    How to recharge airtel data plan using airtel talktime balance?

  13. Anjali says:

    How to transfer money from airtel to vodafone????

  14. vamsi Krishna Reddy says:

    I am unable to transfer money from idea sim to idea sim

  15. Naveen Kumar says:

    I want to tranfar talktime from idea postpaid to idea prepaid. How can i do this?

  16. neelkamal says:

    reliance to reliance isnt working

  17. gjhh says:

    Are you mad, what you have said in the heading and wat u hav said

  18. mohd Asif says:

    Idea ussd code is not working

  19. vikas says:

    How can i transfer talktime from videocon to idea

  20. kanika says:

    Reliamce no. Is not working pls help me out of this i nees to transfr urgently

  21. Rishikesh says:

    My card is not 3 months old..wht shud o do to transfer??

  22. Kartik says:

    Trick is not working in reliance. …..showing invalid input

  23. Sandhya says:

    Do not transfer racharge to the another no. Plz put the perfect imformation or this is invalid imformation.

  24. divi says:

    i have used vodafone to vodafone transfer from prepaid to prepaid only, and itz showing: valid for prepaid services only 🙁
    plz help

  25. Raj says:

    Can I transfer my Vodafone talk time to reliance

  26. Shreshtha says:

    Idea ussd code is not working


  27. Rajendra says:

    Can i transfer to other operators also ?

  28. Navin says:

    Can l transfer to aircel to Vodafone no

  29. Navin says:

    Can l transfer balance to aircel to Vodafone no

  30. saurav says:

    i want to transfer from airtel to idea how do i do that plz mail the method plz

  31. Rebel says:

    How to transfer talk time from idea to aritel

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