How to Open Airtel Payments Bank Account?

Open zero balance savings account with Airtel Payments Bank. Check how you can open Airtel Payments Bank savings account and avail the offers on different categories.

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Airtel makes basic banking services available to the doorsteps of people with its payments bank. Airtel Payments bank offers a bouquet of services such as digital banking, money transfer, virtual debit card and easy withdrawal facility. To open Aitel Payments bank account is seamless with a completely digital process.

The concept of payments bank was introduced by RBI to make different financial services more accessible for users. Airtel became the first company to start its payments bank services in November 2016.

All the banking services of Airtel are available on its mobile app. The telecom operator recently revamped its mobile app. Check Airtel Thanks offers for exclusive benefits to prepaid and postpaid subscribers. 

Airtel Payments Bank Account

For airtel payment bank KYC; you need an active mobile number, aadhaar card and PAN card. If the PAN Card is not available, Form 60 is required. To open Airtel Payments Bank account, visit your nearest Airtel Banking point. To locate Airtel Banking points click here and enter your city or pin code.  


Note: To open Airtel Payments Bank saving account, you need to visit the nearest Airtel Banking Point. However, you can open Airtel wallet account online with your Voter ID, PAN Card, or Driving license.


How to Open Airtel Wallet Account

  • Open Airtel Thanks app or visit the website

  • Enter Mobile Number

  • Choose a proof of identity [PAN, Voter ID, Driving license, or Aadhaar Card]

  • Enter PAN No, Voter ID, or Driving license no

  • Verify OTP

  • You’ve successfully created Airtel Wallet account

Features of Airtel Payments Bank

  • Recharge & Bills

  • Send & receive money

  • Over 5 Lac Banking Points

  • Annual Interest rate of 4%

  • Zero balance savings account

  • Virtual Debit Card


Airtel Payments Bank App

Airtel Thanks app is one destination for all your transaction. You can manage all your Airtel accounts with a single app. The revamped app comes with customized services for all Airtel Users.


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Airtel Payments Bank Offers

PVR Cinemas: 10% cashback on minimum transaction of Rs. 600. Maximum cashback of Rs. 150. Valid for first-time users of Airtel Payments Bank/Money on PVR.

MakeMyTrip: 10% cashback up to Rs. 250. Valid on minimum transaction of Rs. 1500. First-time users of Airtel Payments Bank on MakeMyTrip.

Bigbasket: Flat Rs. 100 cashback on Big Basket. Minimum transaction of Rs. 1,000. Applicable for first-time users of Airtel Payments Bank/Airtel Money Wallet on Big Basket.

Domino's: 15% cashback up to Rs. 150. Minimum transaction of Rs. 600. Once per user for first time payment on Domino's.

Myntra: Flat Rs. 200 cashback. Minimum transaction of Rs. 2,000. Cashback will be credited within 72 hours of your transaction.


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How to withdraw money from airtel payments bank?

Airtel Payments Bank allows cardless cash withdrawal at ATMs across India. The service is available at over 20,000 ATMs. Users can withdraw cash using Empays IMT card-less cash technology.

  • Enter the mobile number

  • Enter the sender code (received on SMS)

  • Enter the OTP

  • Select 1 'ATM self-withdrawal'

  • Enter the amount

  • Enter mPin

  • Cash dispensed.


Note: First two transactions are free, after which Rs. 25 will be charged. The facility is available at select ATMs that suport cardless transactions. 

Airtel Payments Bank IFSC Code

The IFSC code fo Airtel Payments Bank is AIRP0000001. If you want to receive payment from a person, share your bank account number and IFSC code. 

Airtel Payments bank UPI

Airtel also provides BHIM UPI feature on its mobile app. You can link account of any bank or transfer money using your Airtel Payments Bank UPI. The BHIM UPI features on Airtel app works similar to other popular. You will get a UPI ID ending with @ airtel such as 1234567890@airte. The UPI ID can be used for different online transactions. Also, check Airtel UPI offers to earn cashback on mobile recharge, bill payments, and money transfer. 

Airtel Payments bank customer care

For Airtel Customers - 400

For all operators - 8800688006


To check your balance give a missed all to the Airtel Balance Enquiry Toll-free Number 9971199711.


Frequently Asked Questions
1. How to add money to Airtel Payments Bank Savings Account?

You can add money to your Airtel Payments Bank account by Net Banking, Debit Card or Credit card. You can also share your Airtel UPI ID to receive money in your account. Customers can deposit cash at any Airtel Payments Banking Point.

2. What is the Maximum Cash deposit?

Maximum Cash Deposit per day (if PAN card added) - Rs. 1,00,000

Maximum Cash Deposit per day (if PAN card not added) - Rs. 49,990

3. Can Customer open Airtel Payments Bank account with any other operator?

Yes, you can open Airtel Payments Bank savings account with a mobile number of any operator.


With the Airtel Payments Bank savings account, you get many features such as no minimum balance. There is also a digital Mastercard that can be used for different online transactions. On top of that Airtel has many exciting cashback offers for its customers.