Do you want to know the Access bank USSD code? Never worry because we shall be looking at the Access bank USSD transfer code and how to activate your code
However, Access bank recently introduced the USSD transfer service which is to enable bank customers to make transactions or transfers using USSD in their mobile accessories like the mobile phone. This is good news is that account owners can easily and conveniently transfer money from Access Bank to other banks with the *901# USSD code
The term USSD simply means Unstructured Supplementary Service Data. Moreover, This is a code that is used to relay pieces of information to the service provider’s computers.
- Transfer money from Access to Access bank (intrabank money transfer)
- Transfer money from Access to other banks(intrabank money transfer)
Does the USSD code need the internet to function?
The answer is simply NO. You don’t need the internet to perform transfers to either Access bank to Access bank or to Access bank to other banks.
Conditions for transfer code
You can only do the transaction or transfer using the mobile number registered to the user’s Access bank account. Consequently, this is done where there is mobile network coverage, especially on the following networks, MTN, GLO, AIRTEL, and 9MOBILE.
Access bank USSD money transfer code
To transfer money from access bank to access bank, dial *901*1*Amount*NUBAN Account Number# and follow the on-screen prompt. To transfer to other banks, Dial *901*2*Amount*NUBAN Account Number# and follow the on-screen prompt.
Alternatively, you can use the following steps below…
- Firstly dial *901# and follow the instructions.
- Select 2 (Transfer Funds)
- Enter Amount
- enter the Account number and follow the prompt
- lastly, select 1 to transfer to Access Bank or 2 to transfer to other banks
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Importance of Access bank USSD transfer code
This transfer is important because customers or account holders can transfer funds from their Access bank account to another bank without stress and without having to download a mobile payment app or connect to the internet. This USSD transfer works on all mobile devices such as Android, ios, and windows and it is available 24/7, fast, secure and convenient. Lastly, There is no need to queue up in the bank.
What is my transaction limit on this USSD transfer?
- The daily transfer limit is N20,000 at once and N150,000 per day but to make transfers above N20,000. Therefore you have to provide a hardware token or the last six digits of your debit card. However, you can request a token from any access bank nearest to you.
- The daily maximum limit on airtime on Airtime top-up is N20,000.
Is this Ussd Service available outside Nigeria (overseas)
Similarly, the answer is simply Yes if you have an active roaming service.
What is the duration of the Ussd service session?
However, a service session lasts for about 2 minutes and times out after every 20 seconds if there is inactivity. Therefore, make sure you finish every transaction within 2 minutes.
NOTE: Transfers are not allowed on all Access bank accounts. For instance, it is exempted on corporate accounts, max advance, and domiciliary accounts.
I hope that this article has been able to explain some things you wish to know about this USSD transfer service as well as clarify any doubts you may have about the transaction.
Access bank is a commercial bank in Nigeria. The headquarter is at 999c Danmole street, off Adeola victoria island, Lagos Nigeria.
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