airtel mobile data

Are you an Airtel subscriber looking for which data bundle will be affordable to you? If you say yes, then you are in the right place. This article is to help you figure which Airtel mobile data package will be perfect for your data needs.

Airtel mobile network is one of the largest telecommunication networks in Asia and  Africa. While I will not say they have the best data connection, I can say their data connection is a bit effective in some location across Nigeria.

After reading this, you’ll know which Airtel mobile data plan is best for you and the subscription code to purchase the bundle as well.


Below is the Airtel mobile data plan table, on the table you will find all the several bundles you can purchase and their various USSD CODES.

Airtel Dailly Data Bundles

Daily / Weekly Low-cost data plans for all your internet needs.

Price Data Allowance Validity USSD CODE
N50 20MB 1 Day *141*50#
N100 75MB 1 Day *141*100#
N200 200MB 3 Days *141*200#
N300 350MB 7 Days *141*300#
N500 750MB 14 Days *141*500#


Airtel Monthly Data Bundles

Monthly data bundles designed for the needs of heavy data users.

Price Data Allowance Validity USSD CODE
N1,000 1.5GB 30 Days *141*1000#
N1,500 2.5GB + **1GB Night 30 Days *141*1500#
N2,000 3.5GB 30 Days *141*2000#
N2,500 4.5GB + **1GB Night 30 Days *141*2500#
N3,000 5.5GB + **1GB Night 30 Days *141*3000#
N4,000 7.5GB + **2GB Night 30 Days *141*4000#
N5,000 12GB (10GB + **2GB Night) 30 Days *141*5000#
N10,000 25GB 30 Days *141*10000#
N15,000 40GB 30 Days *141*15000#
N20,000 60GB 30 Days *141*20000#

** Night Data is usable between 1AM – 7AM Daily


Below I will outline all the daily data plans for light data users who need affordable plans.

20MB FOR N50

You can buy N20MB for as little as N50,  which is valid for 24 hours.

To purchase, Dial *141*50#

 75MB FOR N100

You might want a little more than 20mb, here the 75mb data plan comes handy, pay N100  and you get  75MB worth of data valid for 1 day.

To purchase, Dial *141*100#

 200MB FOR N200

With this plan, you get 200mb for N200 and the validity is for 3 days, as it gives you more data for a longer time compared to the N50 and N100 data plans.

To purchase, Dial *141*200# 

Airtel Weekly Mobile Data Plans

Airtel has two weekly data plans, and both are very cheap and affordable, your choice will depend on how much data you consume, take a look.

350MB FOR N300

This plan gives you 350mb worth of data for just N300, and the validity is 7 days

To purchase this plan, Dial *141*300#

750MB FOR N500

The 750MB data plan is a two-week data plan, instead of paying N300 each week, you can pay N500 and get additional data for two weeks (14 days validity).

To purchase this plan Dial *141*500#


So far, we’ve talked about the daily and weekly data bundles, which are suitable for light internet users. Heavy data users like blogger and video streamers, may want something more, here the monthly data bundle comes to the rescue.

1.5GB FOR N1,000

This data plan is affordable to most people, its actually the entry point to Airtel monthly mobile data. For just N1, 000 you will have access 1.5GB worth of data to surf the internet.

To purchase the data plan, Dial *141*1000#

 2.5GB + 1GB NIGHT FOR N1,500

If you really want cheap data from Airtel mobile network, then be prepared to stay awake at night to use part of the data. This plan will give you 3.5Gb worth of data. But you only access 2.5GB at day time and you have to wait till 1am – 7am    before you can access the extra 1GB. It has a validity of 30 days.

To purchase this plan, Dial *141*1500#

3.5GB FOR N2,000

Airtel mobile data plan can be impressive for Airtel users with N2000, you get  3.5GB data, this is one of the most affordable offers you can get from mobile telecom operators in Nigeria. Valid for 30 days

To purchase this plan, Dial *141*2000# 

5.5GB + 1GB NIGHT FOR N2,500

This Airtel data bundle will give you 4.5GB to use any time and 1GB for night use only. It is suitable for you if you can stay awake at night to enjoy the extra 1Gb accessible between 1am -7am. Valid for 30 days

To purchase this data plan, Dial *141*2500#

 5.5GB + 1GB NIGHT FOR N3,000

Also on Airtel mobile data plan, you can enjoy 5.5GB useable at any time of the day and an additional 1GB for night use only.  This data plan is valid for 30 days

To purchase this data plan, Dial *141*3000# 

7.5GB + 2GB NIGHT FOR N4,000

The 7GB monthly package also allows you access to 7.5GB data in the day time and an additional 2GB for night use only. In total, this plan gives you 9.5GB worth of data for N4000. Valid for 30 days

To purchase this data plan, Dial *141*4000#

 10GB + 2GB NIGHT FOR N5,000

When you subscribe to this Airtel mobile data plan, you get 10GB which you can make use of at any time of the day and an extra 2GB accessible only at night between 1am and 7am. Valid for 30 days

To purchase this data plan, Dial *141*5000#

Other Monthly data plans are:

Dial *141*10000# to get 25GB @ N10,000 valid for 30 days

Dial *141*15000# to get 40GB @ N15,000 valid for 30 days

Dial *141*20000# to get 60GB @ N20,000 valid for 30 days


In conclusion, the Airtel mobile network has over time stepped up its effort to provide subscribers with quality and affordable data plans. One of such step was the recent rollout of its 4GLTE data services. Although it appears not to be as strong as other competitors, the Airtel network however has its own good and attractive sides.