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How To Check Your MTN Account Balance



There is a popular saying that says “there are more than one way to do things.” That is true when it comes to checking your MTN Account Balance.

Are you an MTN subscriber? Which plan do you subscribe to at the moment? A prepaid or a postpaid plan? Well, I have good news for you! There exists more than one way to check your balance on the MTN network.

Do you know you can simply dial *136# to check a summary balance whether you are subscribed to the Pay As You Go or Postpaid plan? Yes, go ahead and try it. The code works like magic!

If you currently operate under the postpaid plan, you can use *558# to confirm your balance. In response, a flash notification will pop up on your phone screen displaying your balance.

Is your plan the MTN prepaid plan? Don’t worry, we have got you covered!

*556# is the simple code to quickly your airtime balance.

You can also check your data balance by dialing *131*4#.

To see your bonus balance, you can as well type *559# in your phone dialer, and pop! You will see your remaining bonus.

It will amaze you, however, there is a unique code that works both for Postpaid and Prepaid plan. So, can you guess the code? Well, your guess is as good as mine.

In a bid to make users experience more exciting, MTN have successfully created a unique code like a master key that can check your balance on any plan you are currently subscribed to.

The unique code is *556#. There is something special about this code. When you dial it, it serves as an all-inclusive code displaying your artime balance and your data balance at the same time. That is not all. There is more!

What is more? The extraordinary code (*556#) gives double notifications. When you dial the code (*556#), you not only receive flash notifications, but also receive an SMS alert. The message is a way of keeping your account balance details with you on the phone when the pop-up message is gone. Isn’t that amazing!

So, what are you waiting for? Go ahead and try out all these codes on your MTN enabled sim-card phone.


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