Access Bank recently acquired Diamond Bank, thus increasing its customer base. Before, we go ahead, if you are a customer of Diamond bank, kindly note that the access bank code we are talking about is the same for Diamond Bank Transfer Code. The USSD Code for Access Bank Plc is *901# and it’s the same as Diamond bank transfer code; also known as Access bank transfer code.

The code is used to perform several operations without stepping into the bank. The USSD code for access bank is capable of doing much more than most customers realize, it can be used to do the following:


Access Bank Code

  1. Open account with Access bank if you don’t already have an account with them
  2. Transfer funds between different access bank accounts and between access bank accounts and other bank accounts.
  3. To buy airtime for yourself and others
  4. To pay bills and merchants
  5. To check your account balance with Access bank
  6. And to generate OTP

All Access (Diamond) Bank Transfer Code At A Glance

FeaturesUSSD Code
Airtime for self*901*Amount#
Airtime for others*901*Amount*Phone Number#
Account Opening*901*0#
Data Purchase*901*8#
Balance Enquiry*901*5#
Fund Transfer to Access Bank*901*1*Amount*Account Number#
Fund Transfer to Other Banks*901*2*Amount*Account Number#
Merchant Payment*901*3*Amount*Merchant Code#
Bill Payment*901*3#
OTP Generation*901*4*1#

Access Bank Code

How To Open Bank Account With Access (Diamond) Code

With Access (Diamond) Bank code you can now open an account from anywhere without visiting the bank, you don’t have to fill any form and no minimum opening balance is require, follow the steps bellow to open one now:

Step 1: Dial *901*0# from your mobile phone

Step 2: You’ll be prompted to input your details i.e. your name, surname, address etc. or you can input your BVN number to create the account.

Step 3: An SMS will be sent to you with the details of your account.

How To Buy Airtime With Access (Diamond) Bank Recharge Code

If you want to top up your airtime on the phone number registered with your Access (Diamond) bank account, simply dial the following code;


Example: *901*200# on the phone you registered with your access bank account.

If you want to recharge the phones of your family or friends dial *901*amount*phone number# example: *901*200*08012341234#

The service is available to all network subscribers (Glo, MTN, Airtel and 9mobile).

How To Transfer Money With Access (Diamond) Bank Code

You can now transfer money from your Access bank account to another Access bank or other bank in Nigeria by using the transfer code. However, you’ll need to authenticate the transaction using your 4 digit security code which can be created using the Menu option. The money will be debited directly from the Access Account connected to the phone number used.

To transfer from one access (Diamond) bank account to another dial *901*1*amount*account number#.

Example: *901*1*2000*1234512345#. The service attracts N20 charge

To transfer from access (Diamond) bank to other banks dial *901*2*amount*account number#. Example: *901*2*2000*1234512345#. The service attracts N50 + N2.50 (VAT) charges

How To Pay Bills With Access (Diamond) Code

To settle your bills and merchant, simply dial *901*3# and follow the prompt. It’s fast, convenient and secure also available 24/7. With this code you can pay all utility bills from the comfort of wherever you are.

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