MTN Prepaid Price Plans

Updated 30 September 2017

MTN offers a variety of price plans charging voice calls from 79c per minute to an hour of MTN talk time for R3.60. To change MTN price plans dial *141*4#.

MTN Base Plan

MTN Base is the default prepaid price plan, billed per second.

  • Local calls R1.50 per minute
  • Local SMS 50c
  • Data R1.50 per MB

Terms and conditions

MTN Pay Per Second Plan

All calls billed at 79 cents per minute billed per second any times to all local networks.

  • Local calls R0.79c  per minute
  • Data R0.99 per MB
  • Local SMS 0.50c

terms and conditions

MTN Zone Per Second Plan

Up to 100% discount on calls & SMS, all day every day.  A minimum balance of R0.50 can get up to 100% discounts on calls and SMSs. Customers that have a balance of R0.49 or lower can get up to 99% discounts on call and SMSs

  • Local call discounts based on R2.50 per minute
  • Data R2.00 per MB
  • Local SMS 0.75c

Terms and conditions

MTN Talk Free Plan

R1.20 per minute on MTN-to-MTN calls for the first 3 minutes then the remaining 57 minutes are free.

  • MTN calls R1.20 billed per second for the first 3 minutes then 57 minutes free
  • Other local network calls charged at R0.79c  per minute billed per second
  • Data R0.99/MB
  • Local SMS 0.50c

Terms and conditions

MTN Pulse Plan

Call MTN Pulse customers for only 29 c/min* after the first 60 seconds of calling each day. Free 2 week trial on Simfy Africa, 3 free CallerTunez (Dial *123# to activate CallerTunez). All billing per second.

  • Pulse to Pulse (your first 60 second call for the day) – R0.79 per minute
  • Pulse to Pulse (all subsequent calls for the day) R0.29 per minute
  • Pulse to other MTN customers R0.79 per minute billed
  • Pulse to other local networks R1.20 per minute billed
  • SMS to Pulse 25c
  • SMS to all other local 50c
  • Data base rate R2.00 per MB?

Terms and conditions 


Source – MTN available price plans