If you’re looking for information on Airtel Nigeria data plans, bundles, and their subscription codes, you’re just on the right page.
Whether you’re looking to get internet access on your smartphone (Android, iOS, etc.), tablet or even laptop or desktop PC, Airtel has the right data plans for you.
Generally, Airtel Nigeria data plans are known as the SmartSPEEDOO Data Plans and they come in different packages. In this post, we’ll be looking at the various plans available, their prices, and subscription codes.
Airtel Nigeria Free Surf
This data plan is a pay as you go package and with this plan and you can get up to 160MB of free data. The validity period is 30 days and to subscribe to this plan, dial *400#
The free surf provides you with a reduced browsing rate at about 1 kobo per KB and the billing starts from N10/MB and can be as low as N2/MB
Airtel Nigeria Daily Bundles
There is the 50MB daily bundle which cost N100 and it is valid for 24 hours. You can subscribe to this plan by dialling *410#.
Also, there is the 3-day bundle with a data cap of 200MB. This bundle cost N200 and it is valid for 3 days (72 hours) and to subscribe to this plan, dial *412#. Additionally, there is the 5-star bundle with a data cap of 25MB. The bundle comes with a daily data allowance of 5MB daily for 5 days and you can subscribe to this bundle by dialling *401#
Airtel Nigeria Weekly Bundles
This bundle offers 350MB for 7 days at a cost of N300 and to subscribe to this bundle, dial *417#.
The plan cost N500 with a data cap of 750MB and it is valid for 14 days. To subscribe to this plan, dial *418#
Airtel 2G Pack
For this package, there are 2 bundle options.
- Unlimited bundle 1: This bundle provides unlimited data for 10 days at N To subscribe to this plan dial *482*1#
- Unlimited bundle 2: This bundle provided unlimited data for 25 days at N To subscribe to this plan, dial *482*2#
Airtel Nigeria Android Data Plans
Android 1.0: This bundle is usable on all devices at N1 per MB. But if you’re using an android phone, it cost N1000 for 1.5GB and the plan is valid for 30 days. To subscribe to this plan, dial *496#
Android 2.0: This bundle cost N2000 for 3.5GB. The plan is valid for 30 days and to subscribe to this plan dial *437#
Android 2.5: This bundle cost N2500 for 5GB and to subscribe to this plan, dial *437*1#
Android 3.5: This bundle cost N3500 and it is valid for 30 days. The data cap is 7GB and to subscribe to this plan dial *438#
Android 4.0: This plan is valid for 30 days and the data cap is 9GB. To subscribe to this plan dial *438*1#
Airtel Nigeria Social Plans
The social plan is also known as the Opera Mini Monthly Plan and it gives you access to 250MB for 25 days. The plan cost N300 and to subscribe to this plan dial *885*1#. The plan is usable for Facebook, Twitter, Whatsapp, We Chat and 2go browsing.
Airtel Nigeria Mega Packs
The data cap for this bundle is 10GB and it cost N5000. The plan is valid for 30 days and to subscribe to this plan, dial *452#.
The data allowance of this bundle is 8GB and it cost N8000. To subscribe to this plan, dial *460#
The data cap for this plan is 16GB. The cost of subscription is N8000 and the validity period is 180 days. To subscribe to this plan, dial *406#
The data cap for this plan is 50GB. The cost of subscription is N36000 and the validity period is 180 days. To subscribe to this plan, dial *406#
The data allowance for this plan is 100GB. The cost of subscription is N70000 and the validity period is 365 days. To subscribe to this plan, dial *407#
This plan is valid for 365 days and the data allowance is 200GB which cost N136000.
Airtel Nigeria Unlimited Data Plans
Unlimited month bundle
This plan is valid for 30 days and it gives access to 3GB of data at N1500. The plan is usable on all devices.
Unlimited week bundle
The plan is valid for 7 days and it gives access to 200MB of data. It cost N525 and to subscribe to the plan dial *440*17#. Also, the plan is usable on all devices.
Unlimited day bundle
The plan is valid for 30 day and the data cap is 40MB. To subscribe to this plan, dial *440*18#
However, the unlimited data plans don’t always allow you to keep browsing at high internet speed until the end of your validity period. Instead, there is a Fair Usage Policy (FUP) Data speed which slows down your unlimited data plan after a threshold is reached.
Usually, the 3 plans have different fair usage policies (FUP) at which your internet speed is throttled to 256kbps. For instance, Unlimited 10 is 40GB; Unlimited 15 is 65GB while Unlimited 20 is 100GB
Also, it is important you note that the validity period for the unlimited data plan is 30 days from the activation date.
A Brief About Airtel Nigeria
Formerly known as Celtel Nigeria, Airtel Nigeria is one of the major telcos in the country.
The history of Airtel in Nigeria can be traced to the year 2000 when Econet was established in the country. At that time, the company was the first telecoms operator to launch GSM services in the country in 2001.
Currently, Airtel Nigeria is the third largest operator in the country with over 33 million subscribers as of November 2016.
Apart from being the first company to be offered the GSM license in the country, Airtel has scored many first in the country.
The company was the first to launch a toll free 24 hour customer care service in the country. Also, Airtel Nigeria was the first to launch their service in the 6 geo-political zones of the country. Some of their other firsts include being the first to introduce affordable recharge denominations, the first to introduce monthly free SMS and the first to introduce monthly airtime bonus.
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