MTN xtra time

This is a service available for pay-as-you-go customers. ​

Overview

This is a service available for pay-as-you-go customers. It allows you, the customer, to borrow airtime when you run out, and pay for it on your next recharge.

Now customers can also share the airtime they have borrowed with the MTN Xtra Time Share service, with a small transaction fee of just K0.220 per transaction.

Benefits

  • MTN Xtra Time allows you to borrow airtime, anytime and anywhere.
  • It also allows you to share airtime.
  • Cuts out the inconvenience of having to visit a sales centre in an emergency.
  • MTN Xtra Time airtime can be used for all your communication purposes.
Cost

Sign up is free.

Sign Up

Available to all MTN Zambia pre-paid subscribers, who are able to register for free by dialling *326#.

Sharing Fee

K0.220 per transaction.

Terms and Conditions

1. Available to all MTN Zambia pre-paid subscribers who are able to register for free by dialling *326#.

2. Customers are required to have a minimum of K0.100 to access this service.

3. Only customers who have been on the network for 90 days or more will be allowed to access this service.

4. The amount a customer is able borrow will be dependent on their average usage in the previous 30 days.

5. This service will not be available to the following customers:

  • payphone
  • staff

6. MTN reserves the right to revise mechanics of this service at any time.

7. MTN Xtra Time airtime can only be used for the following services:

  • Calls and SMS within the network
  • Calls and SMS to other networks
  • Browsing
  • Roaming
  • Data bundles

8. A customer can share a minimum of K1 and a maximum of K50 per day.

9. A transaction fee of K0.220 will be charged per transfer.

10. Customers can check up to 5 MTN Xtra Time Share transactions by dialling *326# and selecting the 'Advanced History' option.

11. Customers can share MTN Xtra Time with more than one number.

12. Customers can receive MTN Xtra Time from more than one number

FAQs

Q: Who can access this service?

The service is open to all MTN pre-paid numbers. The amount customers can borrow will be dependent on their average usage in the previous 30 days.

Q: How do I access this service?

Simply dial *326#.

Q: How much airtime do I need to have to access MTN Xtra Time?

Customers will be required to have a minimum of K0.100 to access this service.

Q: What services can I use with the MTN Xtra Time

MTN Xtra time airtime can only be used for the following services:

  • Calls and SMS within the Network
  • Calls and SMS to other Networks
  • Browsing
  • International calling
  • Buying Data bundles, SMS bundles.
  • BlackBerry subscription
  • Roaming

Q: Will I be able to roam with MTN Xtra Time?

Yes, customers will have access to roaming services.

Q: How much MTN Xtra Time can I borrow?

The amount a customer can borrow will be dependent on their average usage in the previous 30 days.

See table below

Lending Band ASPU Airtime Value Service Fee Recovery Value Tenure Maximum Balance
K2.00>=K5.00K2.00K0.20K2.2090 DaysK0.100
K3.00>=K15.00K3.00K0.30K3.3090 Days 
K5.00>=K31.00K5.00K0.50K5.5090 Days 
K10.00>=K61.00K10.00K1.00K11180 Days 

Q: How many times can I borrow MTN Xtra Time?

MTN Xtra Time advance is given as many times as requested, as long as the customer meets the requirements and has paid back the previous advance in full.

Q: Can I borrow some more MTN Xtra Time?

Customers should have no pending or unpaid airtime advances in order to borrow a further airtime advance.

Q: Can I use my MTN Xtra Time airtime to buy bundles?

Yes.

Q: Can I use my MTN Xtra Time for browsing?

Yes.

Q: Can I use my MTN Xtra Time for Time2Share?

MTN Xtra Time airtime can be shared, dial *326# and select an option to 'Share'.

Q: Will I be charged for sharing MTN Xtra Time?

Yes, a transaction fee of K0.220 is charged.​


This is a service available for pay-as-you-go customers. It allows you, the customer, to borrow airtime when you run out, and pay for it on your next recharge.

Now customers can also share the airtime they have borrowed with the MTN Xtra Time Share service, with a small transaction fee of just K0.220 per transaction.


  • MTN Xtra Time allows you to borrow airtime, anytime and anywhere.
  • It also allows you to share airtime.
  • Cuts out the inconvenience of having to visit a sales centre in an emergency.
  • MTN Xtra Time airtime can be used for all your communication purposes.

Sign up is free.


Available to all MTN Zambia pre-paid subscribers, who are able to register for free by dialling *326#.


K0.220 per transaction.


1. Available to all MTN Zambia pre-paid subscribers who are able to register for free by dialling *326#.

2. Customers are required to have a minimum of K0.100 to access this service.

3. Only customers who have been on the network for 90 days or more will be allowed to access this service.

4. The amount a customer is able borrow will be dependent on their average usage in the previous 30 days.

5. This service will not be available to the following customers:

  • payphone
  • staff

6. MTN reserves the right to revise mechanics of this service at any time.

7. MTN Xtra Time airtime can only be used for the following services:

  • Calls and SMS within the network
  • Calls and SMS to other networks
  • Browsing
  • Roaming
  • Data bundles

8. A customer can share a minimum of K1 and a maximum of K50 per day.

9. A transaction fee of K0.220 will be charged per transfer.

10. Customers can check up to 5 MTN Xtra Time Share transactions by dialling *326# and selecting the 'Advanced History' option.

11. Customers can share MTN Xtra Time with more than one number.

12. Customers can receive MTN Xtra Time from more than one number


Q: Who can access this service?

The service is open to all MTN pre-paid numbers. The amount customers can borrow will be dependent on their average usage in the previous 30 days.

Q: How do I access this service?

Simply dial *326#.

Q: How much airtime do I need to have to access MTN Xtra Time?

Customers will be required to have a minimum of K0.100 to access this service.

Q: What services can I use with the MTN Xtra Time

MTN Xtra time airtime can only be used for the following services:

  • Calls and SMS within the Network
  • Calls and SMS to other Networks
  • Browsing
  • International calling
  • Buying Data bundles, SMS bundles.
  • BlackBerry subscription
  • Roaming

Q: Will I be able to roam with MTN Xtra Time?

Yes, customers will have access to roaming services.

Q: How much MTN Xtra Time can I borrow?

The amount a customer can borrow will be dependent on their average usage in the previous 30 days.

See table below

Lending Band ASPU Airtime Value Service Fee Recovery Value Tenure Maximum Balance
K2.00>=K5.00K2.00K0.20K2.2090 DaysK0.100
K3.00>=K15.00K3.00K0.30K3.3090 Days 
K5.00>=K31.00K5.00K0.50K5.5090 Days 
K10.00>=K61.00K10.00K1.00K11180 Days 

Q: How many times can I borrow MTN Xtra Time?

MTN Xtra Time advance is given as many times as requested, as long as the customer meets the requirements and has paid back the previous advance in full.

Q: Can I borrow some more MTN Xtra Time?

Customers should have no pending or unpaid airtime advances in order to borrow a further airtime advance.

Q: Can I use my MTN Xtra Time airtime to buy bundles?

Yes.

Q: Can I use my MTN Xtra Time for browsing?

Yes.

Q: Can I use my MTN Xtra Time for Time2Share?

MTN Xtra Time airtime can be shared, dial *326# and select an option to 'Share'.

Q: Will I be charged for sharing MTN Xtra Time?

Yes, a transaction fee of K0.220 is charged.​