Access Bank Transfer Code – USSD

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Are you a new customer of the Access Bank and haven’t tried using Access bank transfer code? Or you don’t know Access bank USSD code at all? Do not worry again as we will be teaching you today, how to use Acess Bank USSD.

Sometimes in 2015, the Central Bank of Nigeria enacted the cashless policy which made every bank in Nigeria to start embracing USSD codes for transfer of cash. The new policy saw the rise in the use of POS Machines, Online internet banking platforms for transactions and more use of ATM machines.

Banks like GTB pioneered the used of USSD Transfer Code in Nigeria. They launched *737# and ensured that every of their customers embrace it.

They even did a 5mins promotional video to promote the code and not too long *737# became a national anthem among Nigerians even people that are not customers of Guaranty Trust Bank can easily recite the theme song.

We wrote a post on How To Buy Airtime And Transfer Money From GTB (Guarantee Trust Bank)  you can read it to have a full knowledge on how to use the 7 3 7  code just incase you have a GTaccount.

Furthermore, Following the success of GTBank, other Banks like Diamond bank, First Bank, Ecobank and Access Bank swiftly joined the trend. After GTB USSD, the most popular became Diamond bank.

If you own an account with DiamondBank, you might want to read this post we wrote on HOW TO RECHARGE WITH DIAMOND BANK | DIAMOND BANK TRANSFER CODE

Shortly after DiamondBank ‘s entrance, Access Bank Joined the league. Accessbank has since improved the code to do so much more. See below instructions on how to use the Access Bank Transfer Code.


The method is pretty simple and if you familiar with how other banks transfer codes function then this will be super easy for you to understand, but if you are totally new to this functionality; We advice you read this article thoroughly and practice what you learn.

Here is how to make a transfer from Access bank to another bank. What you need to do is to follow the guide below and you’re good to go.

  • Access Bank Transfer Code to other banks: Dial *901*2*AMOUNT*NUBAN Account Number#. The charge is N80+N4.00(VAT)
  • Transfer to Access Bank: Dial *901*1*AMOUNT*NUBAN Account Number# from your phone number, then authenticate with your transfer security code.

How To Buy Airtime From Access Bank

The followings are the guideline on how you can buy recharge card/ purchase airtime from Access Bank.
If you want to recharge airtime on the phone you registered with your access bank account, you’ll need to dial the accepted USSD code.
Service is no doubt available to all network subscribers (Glo, MTN, Airtel and Etisalat), buying airtime with the Access Bank code is free and Money is debited directly from your Access Account, the code to dial to recharge your phone is: *901*amount#, example: *901*200# on the phone you registered with your access bank account.

Talking about recharging airtime for a friend or family using Acess Bank USSD code, you’ll need to follow the procedure below by dialing *901*amount*phone number# example: *901*200*08012341234#

How To Transfer Money Using Access Bank USSD

The procedures below will run you through how you can transfer money using Access bank as a new or existing customer.

To transfer from one Access bank account to another, you’ll need to dial *901*1*amount*account number# and send or OK. Let’s take for instance I’m sending two thousand Naira only to my brother in Maiduguri and his account number is 1234512345. This is how I’ll write my USSD and send: *901*1*2000*1234512345#. The service attracts ₦20 charge

Here’s the code to transfer from access bank to other banks – You’ll need to dial *901*2*amount*account number#. Example: *901*2*2000*1234512345#. The service attracts ₦50 + ₦2.50 (VAT) charges

Access Bank Code To Purchase Data

Remember i mentioned that AccessBank USSD has a lot more functionality. Yes!, you can also buy data from Access Bank using the Access bank USSD code.
You can purchase data for all communication network by dialing *901*8#

In Summary, below is a tabular description of all the USSD codes of Access Bank PLC and how to use them.

Access bank USSD code

Should in case you have any question concerning the Access Bank Transfer code? Feel free to get back to us in the comment box below and we will reply you in less than 30 minutes to show how fast we are.

When you are fully grounded with the usage of these shortcode, you can attempt to use the mobile app. With Access Bank Mobile App, you can do much more like subscribe for cheap DStv plan , Recharge your phone with data and even pay for your electricity bills.

We promise to write an in-depth article soon on how to use access bank mobile app. Please feel free to use the comment session to ask us your questions and what you think we omitted from this article. Here is a popular *901# twit that trended all over Nigeria social media channels:

Finally, since almost everyone in Nigeria own almost 3 accounts from different banks, i would like to suggest this article to our blog readers that own a Firstbank account. here is a splendid article i wrote on How To Buy Airtime And Data From First Bank.

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