Airtel Money

Buy your ticket on the go with Airtel Money

Air Uganda has introduced payment for tickets through Airtel Money. In addition to paying with cash, Mpesa, Mobile Money or credit cards, you can use Airtel Money via your mobile phone to pay for your ticket. All you have to do is book a ticket through any Air Uganda office or website and get a booking reference number and a fare quotation. Then go to your Mobile phone on your Airtel money menu, dial *185#, select pay bill,  select others, then enter the Business Number: 111000, then amount, then booking reference number as provided by Air Uganda from the booking process. Enter Airtel Money PIN, await a confirmation message. Once transaction is complete you will then contact the Air Uganda sales office for your ticket.


It is a reliable, convenient and faster way to pay.

How it works

  1. Book a ticket at any Air Uganda office or website
  2. 2.     Get a booking reference number or ticket fare. ( select the payment mode ‘Pay cash at office while booking)
  3. Dial *185#, Airtel money menu, select pay bill, then others.
  4. Enter Business Number: 111000, Amount (in UGX), then reference Number. (As provided by Air Uganda. Then enter Airtel Money PIN). A message confirming your payment will be sent to your phone.
  5. Contact Air Uganda sales office for ticket.


Only customers registered on Airtel Money can make payments for a ticket to Air Uganda.

Payment via Airtel Money is in UGX. Once booking is made and fare is got contact the Air Uganda offices to convert fare from USD using the Air Uganda rates. You can also find the exchange rate on our website.

To receive your booking reference number instantly select, ‘Pay cash at office’ as payment mode while booking.


There will be an Airtel Money transaction charge. (Refer to Mobile Money customer charges


It is Convenient.

No extra service charge, just the normal Airtel Money transaction charge. (Refer to Airtel Money Customer Charges)

Pay anywhere, anytime.




All terms and conditions that apply within Airtel Money automatically apply to this product.


Refunds and reversals will be made to the number that sent the funds by Air Uganda.

Airtel Money charges

Table I – Cash Collection


Min – Max

Customer Charge (Ushs) Incl. Tax

Pay Bill Tariffs

500 - 5,000


5,001 - 125,000


125,001 - 250,000


250,001 - 500,000


500,001 - 1,000,000


1,000,001 - 2,000,000


2,000,000 - 5,000,000



Table II - Bulk/Batch Payment Tariffs

Transaction Type


Charge (Ushs)



500-5,000,000 (On-Net )


500-5,000,000 (Off-Net )



Notes: The Transactional Fees above are exclusive of all applicable taxes

Steps to paying a bill to Air Uganda

Air Uganda Terms and Conditions apply. Airtel Money Transaction changes and limits apply.

  1. Dial *185# to go to Airtel Money menu
  2. Select Pay Bill( if the option is not there, please update the menu)
  3. Select Others
  4. Enter Business Number: 111000
  5. Enter the Amount to pay ( amount should be in UGX)
  6. Enter the reference number( as provided by Air Uganda after booking e.g. PLN5V)
  7. Enter your Airtel Money PIN
  8. Confirm details are correct and press  OK
  9. After a successful Bill Payment, you will receive a confirmation message.
  10. Contact Air Uganda for your ticket.


For more information:


Tel: +256 (0)412 165 555/0312165555, Email: or visit your favourite travel agent.