Airtel New Prepaid Plans List 2021 [Updated]

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If you are an Airtel user, then get ready to spend some extra bucks on your monthly recharge plan. The company has announced a 20-25% hike in mobile tariffs from November 26. Other telecom operators are likely to follow suit. 

Airtel new prepaid plans start Rs. 99 onwards. Earlier, the minimum voice tariff plan started at Rs. 79. Airtel unlimited plans and data top ups also get a price hike after the new change.

Airtel is the second largest operator in India. Currently, their ARPU (Average Revenue per user) is Rs. 153. The company aims to raise ARPU to Rs. 200. The last major tariff hike for telecom operators was in December 2019. Keep reading to know more about Airtel new prepaid plans and how much more you need to spend on your recharge. 

Meanwhile, for the best recharge offers of the month click here

 

 

Airtel Prepaid Plans Price Hike November 2021

Airtel has announced a 20-25% hike in prepaid plans. All the major plans get a price hike starting November 26. With the hike, Airtel's base plan is now priced at Rs. 99. While the unlimited plans start Rs. 149 onwards. 

The data booster plans of Airtel also get a price rise. Users have the time till 26th November to recharge with the old plans and enjoy the services at the same price. If you want to continue using Airtel’s service then it is better to recharge with a long term plan before the price hike. 

 

Airtel Rs. 99 Prepaid Plan

Airtel Prepaid Plan
Details

Price 

Rs. 99

Talktime

Rs. 99

Data

Rs. 200

Voice Tariff

1p/sec

With the price hike, Airtel's Rs. 79 prepaid plan will now cost Rs. 99. The company is offering 50 % more talktime with this plan. Subscribers will get Rs. 99 talktime, 200 MB data, and 1p/sec voice tariff. Earlier, the minimum voice tariff plan of the company was priced at Rs. 49. However, the users don’t get any SMS benefits with the Rs. 99 plan. So if you want to send SMS, then you need to recharge with an unlimited plan. 

Airtel New Unlimited Plans List

Old price 
New price
Benefits
Validity

Rs. 149

Rs. 179

Unlimited Calls, 2 GB data, 300 SMS

28 Days

Rs. 219

Rs. 265

Unlimited Calls, 1 GB per Day, 100 SMS per Day

28 Days

Rs. 249

Rs. 299

Unlimited Calls, 1.5 GB per Day, 100 SMS per Day

28 Days

Rs. 298

Rs. 359

Unlimited Calls, 2 GB per Day, 100 SMS per Day

28 Days

Rs. 399

Rs. 479

Unlimited Calls, 1.5 GB per Day, 100 SMS per Day

56 Days

Rs. 449

Rs. 549

Unlimited Calls, 2 GB per Day, 100 SMS per Day

56 Days

Airtel unlimited plans of Rs. 149 and above get a price hike of up to Rs. 100. Starting November 26, the Rs. 149 plan will cost Rs. 179. While the Rs. 219 plan will be priced at Rs. 265. Similarly, the Rs. 249 and Rs. 298 plans will cost Rs. 299 and Rs. 359 respectively. Airtel's popular Rs. 399 plan will now cost Rs. 479. And the cost of Rs. 449 will be hiked to Rs. 549. 

New annual Plans of Airtel

Old Price
New Price
Benefits

Rs. 1498 

Rs. 1,799

Unlimited Voice, 12GB Data, 100 SMS/Day

Rs. 2498

Rs. 2,999

Unlimited Voice, 2GB Data/Day, 100 SMS/Day

Airtel annual plans are very popular among subscribers. The company provides 2 plans in this category. The Rs. 1498 plan provides unlimited calling and 24GB data for 365 days. 

There is also Rs. 2498 plans which comes with 2GB data per day alongside unlimited voice calls. Both the plans get a massive price hike. 

The price of Rs. 1498 annual plan has been hiked to Rs. 1,799. And the Rs. 2,498 plan will now cost Rs. 2,999. 

Airtel New Data Plans

Old price
New price
Benefits 
Validity

Rs. 48

Rs. 58

3GB

Existing plan

Rs. 98

Rs. 118

12GB

Existing plan

Rs. 251

Rs. 301

50GB

Existing plan

Airtel data plans get a price hike of up to Rs. 50. The price of Rs. 48 plan has been increased to Rs. 58. While the price of Rs. 98 and Rs. 251 data plans has been hiked to Rs. 118 and Rs. 301. 

The Rs. 58 data plan comes with 3GB data. And the Rs. 118 and Rs. 301 plans provide 12GB and 50 GB data respectively. The validity of data plans is the same as your existing plan.

Save Up to Rs. 500 on Airtel Recharge

This is your last chance to save up to Rs. 500 on Airtel Prepaid recharge. Airtel is all set to increase the price of prepaid plans by 20 to 25 percent. After the hike, Airtel prepaid plans will be costlier by up to Rs. 500. The annual plan which currently costs Rs. 2498 will be priced at Rs. 2,999 after the price hike. Other plans of the company also get a major price hike.

For instance: The Rs. 219 plan will cost Rs. 265 after the change. So you can recharge now to save up to Rs. 500. It is the last chance to get the old price. 

Airtel is the second largest telecom operator in India. And with the price hike, the majority of users are going to witness an increase in their monthly mobile expenses. After a price hike from Airtel, Jio and Vi are also expected to increase the price of prepaid plans. 

Frequently asked Questions

What is the best plan in Airtel prepaid?

Airtel has many different prepaid plans to match their varying needs of customers. If you want an unlimited plan, then it is better to choose a long term recharge plan. You can save up to Rs. 50 by choosing a long term recharge plan. Airtel Rs. 399 plan is one of the most popular prepaid plans of the operator.

What is the new plan of Airtel?

Aitel has announced a 20-25% hike in prepaid plans. With the increase in price, Airte's base plan costs Rs. 99. While the unlimited plans start Rs. 179 onwards.

What is 379 pack in Airtel?

The Rs. 379 plan of Airtel comes with 6 GB data and unlimited calling for 84 days. users also get 900 SMS during the validity period. 

How can I get 2 GB extra in Airtel?

Airtel is providing 2GB extra data coupons on select prepaid plans starting Rs. 219. This offer is valid on recharge via the Airtel Thanks app. 

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