How to pay for Startimes subscription with mobile phone

You will all agree that it is kind of frustrating to pay for your subscription by visiting the nearest walk-in center, (nearest might be a far Journey) but paying with your mobile phone is much more faster. Here is how to  pay for Startimes subscription via your mobile phone.

Startimes is one of the best Satellite Pay TV in Nigeria, and other Africa countries. They offer smart channels and it is much more cheaper and affordable than other Satellite TV. Startimes also introduced the Pay per day subscription and it is quite fascinating!

Today, we will carefully show you, how to pay Startimes subscription with your mobile phone, USSD code, GTBank and many others. It is easy, faster, efficient and of course, reliance! Before we begin, you must know the bouquet you are subscribing to.

How to pay for Startimes subscription with mobile phone

Paying with mobile phone that doesn’t require internet is quite faster, but there are different ways to pay for Startimes subscription with your mobile phone.

We will go through the important and salient procedures, the methods includes; via GTbank USSD code mobile banking, interswitch USSD code and mobile banking (requires internet).

How to pay for Startimes subscription with Gtbank 737

The simplest method to subscribing and paying for your Startime subscription on your mobile phone is making use of Gtbank 737 USSD mobile banking code. Just follow the below instructions;

– Switch on your phone and SIM card used in registering with GTBank
– With your phone, dial *737*37*Amount*SmartCard Number#
– Amount is the price of the plan you want to subscribe for
– Smartcard number is the 12 digit number on your startimes card
– For example, you want to subscribe for the Basic bouquet that costs N1200, now enter dial something like this *737*37*1200*12 digit# and send
– After dialing is the USSD code, you will immediately get a confirmation message asking you to enter the last four digits of your GTBank card number.

Now, just insert your Startimes smartcard and switch to any channel you wish. Then you will see that your Startimes subscription has been completed.

How to pay Startimes subscription with interswitch USSD code

Before, you begin this step, you should know that it only work when you use the phone number registered to your bank account. How to pay for startimes subscription packages with interswitch ussd code;

– Switch ON your mobile phone
– Dial this short code *322*1*subscription code*amount# on your mobile phone.
– Example, you want to subscribe to Startimes N1200 package, you should dial *322*1*240617942*3800#
– And automatically, it will be debited from your bank and it works for all Nigerian mobile networks.

Be very much aware that, it can ONLY work for banks Verve, Visa & mastercard, that only support interswitch network.

How to pay for Startimes subscription with mobile banking

Before you can pay Startimes subscription with mobile banking, you will need your bank mobile banking app on your mobile phone. Just follow the instructions below;

– Go to your app store and search for your bank app
– Launch the app
– Look for Bill payments
– Select Pay CableTV / Pay TV subscription or something similar
– Seletc Startimes
– Enter your Smart card number
– Enter amount and complete payment

There is IMobile app by Intercontinental bank, GTMobile by Guarantee Trust bank, FirstOnline by FirstBank etc. And you also need to enroll and activate Mobile banking!

Note that, some bank mobile banking app doesn’t support payment of Startimes bills on their platform. To learn more about your Bank mobile banking app, you are expected to visit your walk in to any of their nearby branches to find out more about it.

There are many other methods, to subscribe, pay, and recharge Startimes subscription without being in a hurry but using mobile phone is quite faster and much more simpler!


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  2. Is it possible to subscribe for the startime on my phone from access bank?.If it is.How can i do it.

  3. I am not Happy with you star time, I have been trying to recharge Nova but did not go through. Please help me and recharge my decorder

  4. Please What code do I use to renew my Startimes subscription for first bank?i need to renew it asap

  5. hello, what can I do to pay for five days of #200 on my phone?

  6. How can i recharge my startime via unionbank.

  7. After recharging basic bouquet of #1200 using *737*37 code,my decoder shows ‘OPEN’ what do I do to rectify it?

  8. mr francis Ejimkonye

    how can recharge my star times with first bank via phone.

  9. Please send me the code to recharge startime with firstbank

  10. how can I subscribe for two month at the same time

  11. I have not used my Star time decoder for almost four years now, its deplaying error. Please help me. Now I want to start using it.

  12. Hello pls how may i recharge my startime from wema bank

  13. goodday sir/madam I tried using the gtb method buy I kept getting errors and my card numbers is 11 digit not 12 digit 020 2738 7330

  14. Have tried the code but it is not working. Am stressed jawe

  15. Revd.Danjuma k.Dutse

    Please help me haw to recharge my decorder.

  16. Kindly send me a code that i can used to subscription my startime my bank is unity bank thank sir for your coppration

  17. How do l subscribe my starting with my diamond access bank account, l have been using the USSD code but telling me erro

  18. I recharged through VTpass but my channels are not working ND I try ussd code not working ND GTB 737 too not working also pls wat can I do

  19. Pls how can i recharge my startime with my phone

  20. Please have been trying to recharge my startime via my phone but it is not going

  21. Pls how can i get the ussd code

  22. How can I change from one bouquet to another

  23. Oludayo olorunju Solomon

    How can I change from another name to my name and phone number

  24. Pls how can l recharge with access bank

  25. If I have been on basic bouquet and I want to upgrade to classic how do I go about it. Secondly, is payment through GTB still in use?

  26. l linked my decoder to my phone and later subscribed on my phone to watch live football but it I switched off my data it won’t connect

  27. Please wish code I can use too subscribe startimes through account bank

  28. Please wish code I can use too subscribe startimes through access bank

  29. How do i know my subscription code

  30. How can i subscrib with my startimes e-wallet

  31. Hw can i recarge my startime using union bank

  32. Pls send me code for recharging startimes via UBA

  33. Please send me code for recharging startimes via UBA bank

  34. How can I get my star times code

  35. Aminugo mojishola Agatha

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