How to Recharge Mobile Using a Debit Card

Debit cards have, time and again, come to our rescue when running short on cash. Among other uses, you can also use debit cards to recharge your mobile. 

In this article, we will explain how to make a mobile recharge by debit card.

Mobile Recharge Through Debit Card

Mobile recharge has become an online process for the most part.

Telecom services and UPIs have introduced several payment methods to ensure citizens can seamlessly recharge online. A debit card is one such payment method customers can use.

How to Complete Online Mobile Recharge By Debit Card

If you are trying to find out how to do mobile recharge through debit card, here’s how -

Step 1: You can choose any UPI or telecom service of your choice to recharge your mobile number.

Step 2: Visit the relevant website or open the application. Enter the mobile number you wish to recharge. The app will display all related recharge packs.

Step 3: Once you choose a suitable plan, you can proceed to the payment section.

Step 4: You can choose from multiple payment options such as UPI, net banking, credit card, and debit card.

Step 5: Choose the debit card option.

Step 6: Enter your debit card number, validity date, and CVV number for verification.

Step 7: Once verified, the amount will be debited automatically from your account.

You can also save the details in the app to instantly make an online mobile recharge by debit card next time. It will save you time and you don’t have to worry about entering your details again.


Debit cards have become our go-to mode of payment since their introduction. These plastic cards are an accepted form of payment everywhere, such as in restaurants, malls, amusement parks, theaters, online vendors, and more. 

They double as ATM cards when you need cash and bring several services from a bank. As the world went digital, they became indispensable with the introduction of virtual debit cards. Now, it has become possible to recharge through a debit card, as well.

Mobile Recharge Using a Debit Card - FAQs

Yes. You can use a debit card to make prepaid, postpaid, and data recharge to your Airtel mobile number.

To make mobile recharge by debit card, you require

  • Debit card number
  • CVV
  • Validity date

You can use UPI, wallets, debit cards, credit cards, and net banking to recharge your Jio number.

You will not be charged extra while making mobile recharge through debit card.

You can recharge your mobile number through other means such as netbanking or UPI. Additionally, if you remember your card details and have your mobile phone with you, you can still recharge through your debit card.


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