How to Pay your Airtel Prepaid Bill using M-Pesa


About Airtel

Bharti Airtel Limited is a leading global telecommunications company with operations in 16 countries across Asia and Africa. Headquartered in New Delhi, India, the company ranks amongst the top 3 mobile service providers globally in terms of subscribers.

In India, the company’s product offerings include 2G, 3G, and 4G wireless services, mobile commerce, fixed line services, high-speed home broadband, DTH, enterprise services including national & international long distance services to carriers. In the rest of the geographies, it offers 2G, 3G, 4G wireless services and mobile commerce.

Bharti Airtel had over 413 million customers across its operations at the end of March 2018.

Airtel Kenya began operations in November 2010 following the acquisition of Zain by Bharti Airtel earlier in June the same year. Our network covers about 80% of population with continued efforts to increase coverage across all parts of the country.

Since 2010, we have endeavored to bring the costs of communication to affordable levels by introducing a value for money products and services thus offering the required competition in the Kenyan telecommunications market.

How to Pay your Airtel Prepaid Bill using M-Pesa

You can go to, fill in your details and proceed to payments where MPESA is presented as an option. 


  1. Go to your M-PESA menu
  2. Select “Lipa na M-pesa”
  3. Select “Paybill”
  4. Enter Paybill Number 220220, and account number put in AIRT[YOUR-AIRTEL-NUMBER-IN-FULL] e.g. AIRT0733111000
  5. Enter PIN and send.
  6. Your bill will be posted and you will receive SMS confirmation of the same.


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