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How to Subscribe to Airtel Night Plan In 2023

If you need details on how to do night plan on Airtel, you should read this article to the end.

Airtel is one of the most popular network operators in Nigeria. Millions of users have subscribed to this network for their wonderful and convenient data, phone calling and SMS plan.

Just like other network providers in Nigeria, Airtel has decided to be generous to its esteemed customers by launching the Airtel night plan option. Airtel night plan allows you to browse over the late hours of the night all through the early morning hours.

One of the many benefits of the night plan on Airtel is that you will get a greater volume of data at a very low price. Another benefit is that you can subscribe to this plan as many times as you want during the night.

So, if you want to stream a movie or download a large file and you find it easy to stay up all night, you should definitely subscribe to the night plan on Airtel.

When Can You Use Night Plan on Airtel?

There are specific times of the night you can use this data plan. This means that the Airtel night plan does not last all night. It becomes active from 12 am to midnight till 5 am. You need to take note of these times if you want to use the night plan on Airtel.

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Who Can Use Airtel Night Plan?

Airtel launched the low-tariff internet access night plan for Airtel Smart Trybe subscribers only. If you would like to enjoy internet access at a low cost, you need to migrate to the Airtel Smart Trybe plan.

How to Migrate to Airtel Smart Trybe

As stated earlier, you must be on Airtel Smart Trybe to take advantage of the night plan on Airtel. If you are not on Airtel Smart Trybe, you can migrate by following the steps outlined below;

  • Dial *121# on your phone dialer,
  • Select option 5- Billing and tariff,
  • Select 2
  • Finally, proceed to migrate.

Another way you can migrate to Airtel Smart Trybe is by simply dialling *321# on your phone dialer, and you will be instantly migrated from your current tariff plan to the Airtel Smart Trybe.

That’s it. If you have successfully migrated to the Airtel Smart Trybe tariff plan, you can now enjoy many amazing and mouth-watery benefits, including the Airtel night plan. Other benefits to enjoy on the Airtel Smart Trybe plan include;

  • Free 15 MB every week
  • Amazing call rates for as low as 20 kobo/second for the first 50 seconds of any call you make for the day,
  • 30% additional data when you buy any bundle above 500 Naira.

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How to Subscribe to Airtel Night Plan

Once you have successfully migrated to the Airtel Smart Trybe Tariff plan and you can now enjoy Airtel night plan, you need to know the different options available for you.

There are two Airtel night plan options you can choose from. You can select #25 for a 500 MB night plan or #200 for the 1.5 GB night plan.

#25 for 500 MB Airtel Night Plan

If you want to subscribe for #25 for the 500 MB Airtel night plan option, follow the detailed steps outlined below;

  • Simply dial *312# on your phone dialer,
  • Select option 3 to view the list of available options,
  • Select option 1 to subscribe for the #25 for 500 MB plan,
  • Press Send.

You will receive a message informing you of your successful subscription or activation.

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#200 for 1.5 GB Airtel Night Plan

If you want a larger volume of data at once, you can subscribe for the #200 for 1.5 GB option. Follow the steps listed below;

  • Dial *312# on your phone dialer,
  • Reply to option 3 to see the options available,
  • Select 1 to subscribe for the #200 for 1.5 GB plan,
  • Press Send.   

You will also receive a popup text or an SMS notification to know if your activation was successful.

How to Check your Data Balance on Airtel

It is important to check your Airtel data balance regularly to be able to keep up with your data usage. There are four different ways to check your data balance on Airtel. These include;

Using the USSD Code

This is the fastest way to check your data balance on Airtel. Follow the guideline below to check your Airtel data balance using the USSD code.

  • Open your phone dialer,
  • Dial *121#,
  • Select 5 from the popup menu that is displayed on your screen,
  • Select 1 from the next popup.

A notification will be displayed immediately, displaying your data balance, including your Airtel night plan balance. You can skip these steps and dial *121*5*1# to show your data balance.

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Using SMS

You can also check your Airtel data balance using SMS.

  • Launch the SMS app on your phone,
  • Click on the new message icon,
  • Type in the keyword “STATUS”,
  • Send the text to 141
  • Wait to receive a message with information about your data balance.

Using My Airtel App

Follow the guide below to check your data balance using Airtel mobile app;

  • Download My Airtel app from your Google PlayStore on your android or IOS store on your iPhone,
  • Launch the app,
  • Log in using your phone number and password if you already have an account. If you do not have one, create your account and select your password.
  • After you are successfully logged in, your data balance will be displayed on your dashboard.


Using Airtel Website

You can as well check your data balance online.

  • Visit the Airtel website online,
  • Click on the login icon by the top right corner of the page,
  • Enter your mobile number and generate your One-Time Password,
  • Enter the OTP to log in,
  • If you have more than one data plan associated with your Airtel account, you can click the data plan you want to check in the sidebar on the left,
  • Your data balance will be displayed.


Now that you have read this article, you know that you can enjoy more data for less with the Airtel night plan. Also, you know how you can subscribe to this plan and the different options available. You also now know how to check your data balance on Airtel.

You should know that if you do not finish your Airtel night plan data before 5 am, you will lose the remaining data because you cannot roll over.

FAQS on How To Subscribe To Airtel Night Plan

Is Airtel Night Plan Still Working?

Yes! The Airtel Night plan still works and its validity period is for 5 hours. This means that your ability to surf the internet is for 5 hours which expires at 5:00am

How to buy 50 Naira Night Plan on Airtel

Airtel offers its subscribers another data plan known as the Airtel Night Plan. This plan provides users with 250MB of data for just N50, and can only be used between the hours of 12:00 am to 5:00 am, and is valid for one night only. To activate this plan, simply dial *312# and select option 2.

How to Activate Airtel Night Plan

To subscribe to the Airtel night plan, you can use the code *312# which provides access to Smart Trybe. If you are already subscribed to Smart Trybe, dialing this code will give you access to a menu that allows you to select from its many benefits.

What time is Airtel Night?

Airtel offers a range of night data packs that are valid from 12 AM to 6 AM.