How to Buy Data Directly from Your Bank Account in Ghana

There are several ways one can purchase data bundle in Ghana. It can be a direct scratch card, credit transfer, purchasing from MoMo and also from bank accounts.

Technology has now made life easier. If you don’t have physical cash on you and you run out of data, you can purchase from your bank account directly.

Do Banks in Ghana supports data purchases?

Several banks in Ghana has embraced the new technology world and are moving alongside. With that, most banks in Ghana now has ways you can transact with them even without visiting them. So yes! You can purchase data bundle from your bank account.

How to buy data directly from your bank account in Ghana

To buy data from your bank account, you can either use the banks mobile banking app or the banks USSD code. To do that, you must have already been registered for the service. if not, you would have to do that before you can make a purchase.

Below are banks in Ghana and their attached USSD codes. All you have to do is to dial the USSD code with the number you registered or want to register and link your bank account to.

From there, you can follow the remaining simple procedures to purchase data or airtime from your bank account to any number of your choice in Ghana.

Banks in Ghana and their USSD codes

Bank in GhanaUSSD Shortcode
Prudential Bank*772#
Access Bank*901#
GT Bank*737#
Cal Bank*771#
FBN Bank*894#
CBG Bank*924#
Fidelity Bank*776#
First Atlantic Bank*442#
Republic Bank *771#
Stanbic Bank*715#
Standard Chartered *977#
UBA Bank *822#
Zenith Bank*966#

You can also download the mobile banking app of the above banks by visiting Google playstore or appstore, type in the banks name in the search bar and then make a search and downloand the app.

Register if you have not yet done so and link your bank account and your mobile money number together. Now, you can easily buy data or airtime whenever you desire from your bank account to any mobile number you want in Ghana.

NB: Not only will you be able to buy data or airtime using the above USSD codes but you can easily bank from any comfort zone of yours in Ghana without visiting the bank.


Banking has now been made easier with mobile banking apps and USSD codes. Now, you don’t need to visit your bank and be in a long queue. You can do almost everything on your phone with less stress and buying data and airtime is no exception.

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