Airtel Kenya had a market share of 26.8 percent as of June 2020, making it the second-largest telecom company in the country. In this guide, you will discover the prices of all bundles that Airtel Kenya offers.
Airtel Kenya Bundles
Airtel provides several bundles under data, voice, SMS, and broadband. The telco also offers its products at competitive prices, giving accessibility to people of all income levels.
Below are the various Airtel bundles that you can purchase.
Through the Amazing Data Bundles package, Airtel is giving customers free 500MB each day for purchasing select bundles. Moreover, Airtel offers free WhatsApp if you buy certain bundles. Below is a breakdown of the Amazing Data Bundles.
|Bundles||Cost (Ksh)||Validity Duration|
|200MB + FREE WhatsApp||20||24 Hours|
|500MB + FREE WhatsApp + FREE 500MB||50||24 Hours|
|2GB + FREE WhatsApp + FREE 500MB||99||24 Hours|
|350MB + FREE WhatsApp||50|
|750MB + FREE WhatsApp||100|
|2.5GB + FREE WhatsApp + FREE 3.5GB||250|
|6GB + FREE WhatsApp + FREE 3.5GB||500|
|3GB + FREE WhatsApp||300|
|5GB + FREE WhatsApp||500|
|12GB + FREE WhatsApp + FREE 15GB||1000|
|20GB + FREE WhatsApp + FREE 15GB||1500|
|30GB + FREE WhatsApp + FREE 15GB||2000|
|50GB + FREE WhatsApp + FREE 15GB||3000|
Note that the telco caps the free WhatsApp data at 50MB each day. Additionally, you can rollover unused bundles by renewing before or on the expiry date. However, the free 500MB does not rollover. When you buy weekly and monthly bundles with free 500MB data, it will reset each day at midnight.
Customers have the choice to purchase bundles on auto-renewal or as a one-time option. If you fail to buy a bundle, Airtel will charge your Ksh0.2 per MB.
Another important thing to note is that you will consume the free 500MB first if you buy a bundle that qualifies for this offer. Moreover, you can gift another number a bundle with free 500MB.
To buy any of the above data bundles, dial *544#.
You can borrow internet bundles and repay within 72 hours. Here are the bundles you can borrow:
|Bundle||Price (Sh)||Service Fee (Sh)||Amount Owed (Sh)||Validity|
|200MB + FREE WhatsApp||20||2||22||1 day|
|2GB + FREE WhatsApp||99||11||110||1 day|
|350MB + FREE WhatsApp||50||5||55||7 days|
|750MB + FREE WhatsApp||100||10||110||7 days|
|2.5GB + FREE WhatsApp||250||25||275||7 days|
Customers can enjoy the Tubonge voice bundle that offers free Airtel to Airtel calls. Tubonge is an affordable prepaid bundle with the following fees:
|Subscription Cost (Ksh)||Airtel to Airtel||Other Networks (Ksh)||Validity|
|10||FREE||2 + tax||24 hours|
|50||FREE||2 + tax||7 days|
|150||FREE||2 + tax||30 days|
You will get 100 minutes every day for Airtel to Airtel calls. Therefore, if you subscribe to the seven-day option, you will obtain 700 minutes and 3000 minutes for the 30-day option.
Keep in mind that you will have to top up to make calls to other networks when you subscribe to this bundle. Airtel Kenya has discounted the cost of calling other networks.
You can choose to have this subscription auto-renew daily, weekly, or monthly. However, unused minutes will not roll over.
Once you have consumed the 100 minutes per day, you will pay Sh2 per minute plus tax. The free 100 minutes reset every midnight for the seven-day and 30-day subscriptions.
Also, you can subscribe to the Tubonge Plus option. Here are the bundles:
|Bundle||Price (Ksh)||Validity||Airtel to Airtel Calls||Other Networks||Data|
|Voice only||20||24 hours||Free||10 minutes to all networks||None|
|Combo||20||24 hours||Free||Sh2 + tax||50MB|
The voice only bundle gives you 100 minutes for Airtel to Airtel calls and 10 minutes to call all networks. Once you exhaust the 100 minutes, you will pay Sh0.5 per minute in addition to tax. The voice only bundle is available to prepaid and hybrid customers.
Unused Tubonge Plus minutes do not rollover. However, you can buy this bundle for someone else.
To get Tubonge and Tubonge Plus, dial *544#. Note that you cannot subscribe to both bundles at the same time.
Blended packages are among the competitive Airtel bundles. Customers get a blend of voice, SMS, and data with one plan.
Below are the smart postpaid plans.
|Plan||Cost (Ksh)||Airtel to Airtel (Mins)||Other Networks (Mins)||SMS||Data|
Data bundles for these plans will rollover. Also, the bundle will not disconnect once you exhaust it. To subscribe to any of these plans, you should visit an Airtel shop with your ID. If you are a corporate, you should contact your relationship manager or email email@example.com.
The smart postpaid plans are valid for a month. In addition, you will pay Sh2.3 per minute and 30 cents per MB when your plan runs out.
Unliminet is a prepaid blended bundle that offers free WhatsApp, Twitter, and Facebook data up to 100MB each day and the following:
|Price||Data (MB)||SMS||Voice (Min)|
|Price||Data||SMS||Airtel to Airtel Per Day (Min)||Other Networks Per Month (Min)|
|1000||8 + FREE 15GB||2,000||400||400|
|2000||20 + FREE 15GB||10,000||1200||1200|
Unused bundles will rollover after renewal. Moreover, you will pay Sh0.2 per MB once you diminish your data.
Here are the plans you can buy under this postpaid bundle:
|Plan||500 Hybrid||1000 Hybrid||2000 Hybrid|
|Minutes Across All Networks||150||400||1200|
These plans are valid for 30 days. To subscribe, fill in the contract form available on the website. You can send the filled form via email, or you can submit it to the nearest Airtel shop. Indicate your monthly usage limit when registering.
When you use up your plan, you will pay Sh2.3 per minute to all networks, Sh4 per MB, and Sh1 per SMS.
Subscribers should pay for their plan on the 21st of each month. If you fail to pay on time, Airtel will disconnect your plan.
Airtel Kenya SMS Bundles
Dial *544*4# to get these bundles.
|Price||Airtel to Airtel SMS||SMS to Other Networks||Validity|
|10||1200||Sh0.6 per SMS||24 hours|
To subscribe, dial *370#.
|Daily 6||3||6||3 off-net & 3 on-net|
|Daily 40||5||40||20 off-net & 20 on-net|
|Daily 250||10||250||125 off-net & 125 on-net|
|Daily 500||20||500||250 off-net & 250 on-net|
|Weekly 500||30||500||250 off-net & 250 on-net|
|Monthly 1500||75||1500||750 off-net & 750 on-net|
You can access several roaming bundles when travelling outside Kenya. Airtel allows customers to buy the bundles before leaving the country or while travelling. Below are the bundles you can buy.
One Airtel Data Bundle
|One Airtel Data 10GB||1100||10GB||30 days|
|One Airtel Data 20GB||2100||20GB||30 days|
You can use this bundle in 15 countries.
Global Data Bundle
|Global Data 500MB||1000||500MB||3 days|
|Global Data 1.5GB||3000||1.5GB||7 days|
The bundle covers over 20 countries.
One Airtel Pan-Africa Bundle
You can use the Pan-Africa bundle in 16 countries.
Customers can use these bundles when travelling to Rwanda or Uganda.
|5 days||50 minutes||100MB||500|
|14 days||100 minutes||100MB||1000|
Global Roaming Bundle
You can get SMS, data, and voice with this bundle.
|7 days||10||10MB||10 minutes||800|
|30 days||50||500MB||50 minutes||6000|
Airtel has listed on its website the countries that each bundle covers.
Airtel Kenya Broadband Bundles
If you want to install internet in your home or office, you can buy the Airtel 4G SmartBox. Below the bundles for this product.
On the other hand, you can buy the 4G pocket Wi-Fi. Airtel offers the following bundles for this product:
Airtel Customer Care
The Airtel Kenya customer care services are available through self-service, email, and phone. To use the self-service option, dial *100#. Alternatively, you can send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 0733 100 100.
If you are abroad, you can call the same phone number inclusive of the country code +254. You can also visit the nearest Airtel shop to access customer care services.
Most of the Airtel Kenya bundles are priced reasonably. Additionally, Kenyans get a wide range of bundles to choose from depending on their needs.
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