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Search and Buy Flights with MTN through Alternative Airlines

Book flights with a choice of over 600 airlines and pay with MTN.

Use MTN to search and book flights at Alternative Airlines. Just use the search form at the top of the page and select MTN as your payment method at checkout.

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Which airlines can I buy flights on using MTN?

MTN can be used to buy flights on all 600+ airlines available with Alternative Airlines, including. ZanAir, Fly540, Precision Air, Fastjet, Uganda Airlines and Coastal Aviation.

Why use MTN?

The reason to use MTN is that it allows people to make transactions using their cellphones. MTN is available in the following countries:

  • Zambia
  • Afghanistan
  • Benin
  • Ghana
  • Uganda
  • Swaziland
  • South Africa
  • Rwanda
  • Liberia
  • Ivory Coast
  • Guinea Conakry
  • Cameroon
  • Congo

How to book flights with MTN?

Buying flights and paying with MTN through Alternative Airlines is really easy.


Use our search form to select where you want to fly and your date of travel. Click 'search flights'.

Note: MTN will only be available as a payment option when Tanzanian Shillings (TZS), Kenyan Shillings (KES), Rwandan Francs (RWF), Ugandan Shillings (UGX), Zambian Kwacha (ZMW) is selected as the currency. Use the currency changer (highlighted in red) to choose your preferred currency.

Alternative Airlines Flight Search DAR–JRO 10/04/20


We'll now display all flights available for your search.

Alternative Airlines flight search results page DAR–JRO 10/04/20


Select the flight that you want to buy and confirm your selection.

Alternative Airlines flight search results flight selected DAR–JRO 10/04/20


Select 'local payment options' under the payment section.

Alternative Airlines passenger details page DAR–JRO local payments highlighted


Select MTN, as shown in red below. Once MTN is selected, confirm your payment but pressing the button at the bottom of the screen. On the next page, follow the instructions to complete your flight booking paying with MTN.

Alternative Airlines passenger details page MTN selected

Booking flights with MTN FAQs

What is MTN?

MTN is a South African mobile telecommunications group which operates in many Asian and African countries such as Rwanda, Uganda, Yemen and more.

What currencies does MTN accept?

The following currencies are accepted with MTN: Afghani (AFN), Ghanaian Cedi (GHS), South African Rand (ZAR), West African Franc (CFA), Central African Franc (FCFA), Congolese Franc (CFC), Guinean Franc (GFr), Nigerian Naira (NGN), Rwandan Franc (RWF), Zambian Kwacha (ZK), Swazi Lilangi (SZL) and Yemeni Rial (YER).

Can I pay for flights with MTN?

Yes, Alternative Airlines accepts MTN to pay for flights from over 600 domestic and international flights found on the website. Make a search in the currency where MTN is accepted to complete payment at checkout.

Alternatives to MTN

Other payment options available to book flights are Orange Pay, Tigo Pesa, airtel, Zenith Bank and many more.

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