Airtel MNP.  The process of porting Airtel mobile number to another Mobile operator is so simple & easy.
Just follow the below 4-steps simple process to port successfully:

  1. Know your Mobile Number Porting eligibility

    • Call the customer-care of the new Mobile operator you wish to port and understand their pre-requisites, documents required and terms & conditions. You can read these in their CAF (Customer Application Form) or ask their executive.
    • If you wish to port-out, fill the CAF & Porting Form. To fill these forms, you will need Unique Porting Code.
  2. Get UPC (Unique Porting Code)

    • Send SMS in below format to obtain UPC from Airtel:
      • PORT xxxxxxxxxx to 1900. Replace X’s with your 10-digit Airtel mobile number.
    • If you are from Jammu & Kashmir and a pre-paid subscriber, call 1900 to get the UPC.
    • Airtel will provide an auto generated 8 digits UPC; first two characters are alphabets & rest of six is numerical characters.
  3. Mobile Number Porting request

    • Submit the duly filled CAF & Porting Form to your new mobile operator. Below details are mandatory for MNP:
      • UPC (Unique Porting Code)
      • Documents required by your new Mobile Operator
      • Last bill paid receipt from Airtel, if you are a post-paid subscriber
    • Get new SIM card from your new Mobile operator.
    • Your new Mobile operator may charge Rs. 19/- as porting charges.
    • Note: You can cancel MNP request only within 24 hours from submitting the CAF & Porting Form. Read Airtel MNP FAQ’s.
  4. Activation of your ported Mobile number

    • If your porting request from Airtel is accepted, your new Mobile operator will confirm the same in 3-4 working days.
    • Your new Mobile operator will inform you the date & time of when the porting will happen, by SMS.
    • On 7th Working day, you will be ported to your new Mobile operator. If you are from Jammu & Kashmir, Assam & North East, it will be on 15th working day.
    • There will be about 2-4 hours service disruption during the porting process, mostly during night only.
    • Replace your current Airtel SIM card with new SIM card provided by your new Mobile operator.

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  1. Divya on 30th Mar' 15 Reply #5963

    Hi, Im sending message to 1900 with correct format but im not getting UPC code i will get response like “Due to system issue we are unable to generate UPC code at present kindly try after some time” i see this message from more than 15 days, I have airtel connect now.

    • TelecomDiary on 30th Mar' 15 Reply #5967

      Hello Divya,

      Alternatively, you can call 1909 from your mobile as well.

  2. avanish patel on 18th Mar' 15 Reply #5952

    i have requested from airtel to idea in mnp. but my request got rejected. they msged me rejeted by donor. don’t understand the problem

  3. jayesh b trivedi on 27th Feb' 15 Reply #5903

    maru airtail portability cancle karvanu che and vodafone rakhvanu che my no. is 9586773535

  4. amitchakraborty on 16th Feb' 15 Reply #5883

    pls cancel my postpaid connection

    • TelecomDiary on 17th Feb' 15 Reply #5884

      Hello Amit,

      You have to visit any nearest Airtel office to give a cancellation request, in-person.

  5. dev on 9th Feb' 15 Reply #5865

    Maine airtel ko idea me badlne k lite document jama jar diya hair,par mai MNP nahi chahta hu ,kya karu

    • TelecomDiary on 12th Feb' 15 Reply #5874

      Hello Dev,

      Aap Idea ko call karo aur MNP cancel ka request do.

  6. dev on 9th Feb' 15 Reply #5864

    Airtel ka MNP cancellation number kya hai

    • TelecomDiary on 12th Feb' 15 Reply #5875

      Hello Dev,

      Aap 1909 pe call karo.

  7. Mahesh Reddy Atla on 23rd Jan' 15 Reply #5842

    I submitted the documents to airtel to port from idea on 13-01-2015.. still no progress…. how can i check the port status… ANDHRA PRADESH

    • TelecomDiary on 24th Jan' 15 Reply #5843

      Hello Mahesh,

      Airtel will provide the status on your porting request.

  8. sai kumar on 18th Nov' 14 Reply #5554

    how can i check MNP status in Online

    • TelecomDiary on 18th Nov' 14 Reply #5555

      Hello Sai Kumar,

      Contact your operator customer care.

  9. sai kumar on 18th Nov' 14 Reply #5553

    How can i check mnp status

    • TelecomDiary on 18th Nov' 14 Reply #5556

      Hello Sai Kumar,

      Contact your operator customer care.

  10. kari on 4th Nov' 14 Reply #5507

    Mene apna loop se airtel port kiya hai ab usko activate karne k liye konse customer care number pe call karna padega..number kya hai

  11. prabhu on 21st Jul' 14 Reply #5331

    hi, I had submitted docs on 14 july, still no progress. where could i check the status of MNP of my number?

    • TelecomDiary on 23rd Jul' 14 Reply #5336

      Hello Prabhu,

      Call the mobile operator customer care, you have submitted the documents to port. They will help you out with required information & update.
      Read MNP FAQ’s for more information.

      • prabhu on 23rd Jul' 14 Reply #5337

        Thanks for reply. Could you give me airtel & tata docomo customer care numbers. I m porting from docomo to airtel.

        • TelecomDiary on 23rd Jul' 14 Reply #5338

          Hello Prabhu,

          From your DoCoMo call 1860-266-5555 to talk to DoCoMo customer care team.
          For Airtel, let us know from which state you are !

          • prabhu on 23rd Jul' 14 #5339

            Thanks.. TamilNadu

          • TelecomDiary on 24th Jul' 14 #5340

            Hello Prabhu,

            Call this number 9952434865.

          • prabhu on 24th Jul' 14 #5341

            May I know whose number is this?

          • TelecomDiary on 14th Aug' 14 #5363

            Hello Prabhu,

            It Vasim Unissa from Airtel, Tamilnadu.

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