UBA Transfer Code – How to transfer money


This post will be exposing all you need to know concerning transferring money, making payments and buying recharge cards from Your UBA bank account using your mobile phone.

UBA Transfer Code

How To transfer Money From UBA Bank Account

First you need to open a bank account, before you can do anything, but I that all who are reading have done that already. Also, there’s need to first register for this magic code, which you can do by dialing the shortcode *919#. A menu pops up with easy to accomplish instructions, which usually involved filling your details. Which is your A card Number and Your PIN from the number registered with the UBA bank account.

Transferring Money To a UBA Bank Account

This is easy and simple as you can initiate this with just free clicks. First, Dial 9193* (followed by the account no) * (Followed by the amount — leaving no space in between. (Dial 9193account numberamount#), Take note that this can only be done on the phone Number used in opening your UBA Bank Account.

Once you’ve input those values, click send and then follow and fill the necessary informations that will be required such as your PIN. After which, if there is no network problem such transaction Should be successful.

Related: First Bank Transfer Code

Also, in a situation whereby money is to be transferred to a UBA Prepaid card, just Dial Dial (* 919 * 32#). Do not forget, this would only work on the number linked with your bank account.

Transfer Money To another Bank other than UBA

Inorder to transfer money from your UBA account to another Bank account which is not UBA follow this simple step. Simply Dial (9194account numberamount#) on the line or Phone number connected with your Bank account.

Buy Airtime From UBA Bank Account

It’s certain that you run out of airtime at one particular time or the other, but without moving a inch, your line could be credited as long as you have money in your Bank account.

So how do you go about this, it’s as easy as ABC. Just dial (* 919 * amount#) on your connected line. Lest say I want to rechargeable 500 Naira here’s an example (* 919 * 500#)

But if the Airtime is for others, your family or friends, this is what you’re going to do dial (* 919 * Phone Number * Amount#). Using 500Naira for example again then it will be (e.g. * 919 * phonenumber * 500#).

Related: Polaris Bank Transfer Code

Benefits Of Using UBA Transfer Code

  • Imagining doing what you would spend 20 – 30 minute’s waiting for while on the queue in banks, for just few seconds. Thereby making it more convenient and also fast
  • There’s no limit when it comes to the type of device/phone you can use. Why? It works perfectly on all kinds of phones
  • Don’t think you need to have airtime or Data before you can use this Shortcode, no you don’t. All you need is a phone that’s working.
  • Whatever Bank you want to Send money as long as it’s in Nigeria, this shortcode works perfectly.
  • Talking about limits, though it depends on your account type, some are limited to 100,000N per while some ranges up to 1 Million Naira per day.

All Nigerian Banks Transfer codes

How to check account Balance

It’s absolutely normal, that you just performed a transaction and let’s say you didn’t get an alert, but you want to check if you were debited, credited or not, but  whichever being the case, you insist on knowing your balance, simply dial (* 919 *00#)


Dial *919# and select ‘PIN Setup’ to change/reset your PIN

The existing limits are:
PIN – N20,000 per transaction and per day
Token – N1m per transaction and per day (for customers with token but no indemnity)
Note: Airtime purchase has been limited to N5,000 per day and the only PIN authentication is required

You can only register with either your bank account or your prepaid card. You cannot have both registered on the same profile.

Related: Zenith Bank Transfer Code

You have to be enrolled for SMS alert and the number you are dialing the code from must maintained on the account/prepaid card you are trying to enrolled.

You do not need airtime to use the airtime top-up strings (for Etisalat and MTN). Etisalat and Airtel will be done shortly. For other services, telco USSD usage charges may apply.

There are two registration options:
To do this, dial *919# to see the Main Menu and select your desired option. If the user is not yet registered, she/he would be presented with registration options:
With UBA Account
With UBA Prepaid Card

You can contact UBA 24/7 Customer Fulfilment Center (, 234-700 2255-822

Questions about UBA transfer code and how to use it, feel free to use the comment section below.

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