Send to MTN Mobile Money Accounts in Rwanda

MTN Mobile Money Rwanda

MTN Mobile Money

Sending funds to MTN Mobile Money with WorldRemit is one of the fastest, easiest and most affordable ways to support family and friends anywhere in Rwanda.

  • Your recipient must have a registered and active MTN Mobile Money account.
  • The funds will be available to your recipient in an instant

What is MTN Mobile Money in Rwanda?


MTN Mobile Money is a secure electronic wallet service that’s available to smartphone users and those with basic feature phones on the MTN network in Rwanda. Money can be stored in the user’s MTN Mobile Money wallet and used to buy products and services in-store and online, pay bills and school fees, top-up mobile airtime, send money to other MTN mobile users as well as  users on other networks, and much more. 

How can I send money to MTN Mobile Money accounts in Rwanda?


WorldRemit makes it easy to send money to MTN Mobile Money accounts in Rwanda from more than 50 countries around the world. Just download the app or create your free account to start transferring money to family and friends in Rwanda today. 

We send over 180,000 mobile money transfers worldwide every month, so you know your transfer will be fast, low-cost and secure. All you need is your recipient’s MTN Mobile Money account number and their mobile phone number to complete the transfer.

How do I set up MTN Mobile Money?


It’s easy for existing MTN subscribers to set up MTN Rwanda Mobile Money. All you need to do is visit your local MTN Mobile Money agent with one form of valid ID, such as a Rwandan passport, driver’s licence or government ID.

You’ll then receive an SMS request asking you to complete the process and set your four-digit MTN Mobile Money PIN code. You will need your PIN to send or withdraw money from your account.

How do I check my balance on MTN Rwanda? 

There are a number of different ways to check your MTN Mobile Money balance. However, the easiest way is to use the MTN mobile app. That will allow you to check your balance in an instant and manage all of your MTN mobile services.


Can I buy airtime using MTN Mobile Money?


Yes. MTN Mobile Money customers in Rwanda can use their accounts to buy airtime. All you need to do is:

  1. Dial *170#
  2. Select option 3 - Buy Airtime
  3. Enter the amount
  4. Enter the mobile number
  5. Enter your PIN to confirm


How can I send money from MTN to MTN?


Another useful service is the ability to transfer money from one MTN Mobile Money account to another, and to users on other networks:

  1. Dial *170#
  2. Select option 1 – Transfer Money
  3. Select option 5 to choose networks
  4. Enter your recipient’s phone number
  5. Enter the amount you want to send

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