Top up Airtime

1. Select Service

HeptaPay support airtime top up to MTN, Airtel and Tigo lines in Rwanda. To top up airtime, select either MTN Airtime or Airtel/Tigo airtime based on the receiving phone number  

2. Enter the Recipient Phone

Enter the phone number you wish to top up airtime for. You can top up airtime for yourself or any other person.

Important: To make sure that your transaction goes through, use the following format when entering the phone number: 
  • MTN: 078xxxxxxx
  • Airtel: 073xxxxxxx
  • Tigo: 072xxxxxxx

3. Key in the Amount

Next, you will need to key in the amount you wish to top up. If you want the recipient to receive an exact amount in local currency, key in received amount. The USD equivalent will be updated in real time.

You can as well enter the amount in dollars and the corresponding amount to be received in local currency will be displayed on "Received Amount" field.

4. Pay

HeptaPay uses PayPal to process payments. You can pay with your PayPal balance or your debit/credit card.

To pay with your PayPal account, click the "PayPal" button. PayPal will load a window with your account details to complete you transaction.

To pay with your debit/credit card, click the "Card" button. PayPal will load a window to key in your card details to complete the payment. Be sure to double check your details (name, address and postal code) to match your bank details.

5. You’re all done — wait for confirmation


Once your payment is complete, a success page is displayed with your transaction reference number. We’ll send a message to the provided recipient phone number as soon as your transaction is complete. Additionally, the recipient will receive another confirmation message from the teleco.