How do I top up Telkom Kenya Airtime?

Telkom is a leading telecommunication company in Kenya that has thousands of subscribers thanks to its versatile network, its amazing offers and cheap data bundles.

Below are 5 ways you can use to top up airtime to your Telkom line.

  • Online.
  • Via M-pesa
  • Via T-kash.
  • Via Telkom app.
  • Via scratch card.

How to buy Telkom airtime via M-pesa

  1. Go to M-pesa menu.
  2. Select Lipa na M-pesa.
  3. Select Paybill option.
  4. Enter their business no  : 777711
  5. Enter your Telkom number as the account no.
  6. Enter the amount you want to buy airtime for.
  7. Enter your M-pesa pin and click send to complete the transaction.
  8. You will receive an SMS indicating the new balance and when it is due to expire.

If your intention was to buy data bundles, dial *544# and select data bundles.

How to buy Telkom airtime online

telkom online topup
  1. Go to
  2. Enter your email address.
  3. Enter your name and contact phone number.
  4. Select top up type i.e. single number top up or multiple number top up.
  5. Enter the phone number that you are loading airtime to.
  6. Enter the amount of airtime and click proceed.
  7. Enter mode of payment and click complete.

How to buy Telkom airtime via T-Kash

  1. Go to T-Kash menu.
  2. Select buy airtime.
  3. Select which line you are topping up i.e. my phone or other phone.
  4. Enter your T-Kash pin.
  5. Confirm the details to complete the transaction.
  6. You will receive a text message from confirming the top up.

How to buy Telkom airtime via scratch card

  1. Buy a scratch card from any vendor.
  2. Scratch the card to reveal the 12 digit pin.
  3. Dial *130*PIN#
  4. Click OK to load the airtime.
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To check your balance dial *131# or *144#

To recharge your modem or router , Send SMS with *130*PIN# TO 130.

How to buy Telkom airtime via app

Telkom top up
  1. Visit Google play store.
  2. Download and install My Telkom app.
  3. Register and enter the one time pin sent.
  4. Choose and confirm your password.
  5. Click on airtime top up menu.
  6. Choose any of the 5 top up options available on the app to load airtime to your phone.

How do I buy minutes in Telkom Kenya?

  • Dial *544# and selecting either voice bundles, combo bundles or international bundles according to their preferred minutes plan.
  • Download and install the Telkom app then select the Talk/text menu to purchase your minutes bundle.

How much does Telkom charge per min?

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