How do I recharge my Thuraya?

How to recharge your prepaid accounts with Thuraya Scratch Cards:

  1. Dial 150 from your Thuraya phone and follow the instructions.
  2. Enter the 14 digit code followed by the # key.
  3. A voice message notifies you of your credit.

How can I activate my Thuraya SIM card?

Activation process of Thuraya SIM-cards To activate a SIM card do a request using the internet page Thuraya SIM cards can only be activated from Monday till Thursday. The activation takes a maximum of 24 hours. After the activation is done you will get informed by email about the phonenumber.

How can I check my Thuraya balance?

You can also check your balance from your Thuraya phone by sending a blank sms to 151 and you will receive an automatic response with the available credit.

Can you use a satellite phone without a plan?

Much like an unlocked cell phone, a satellite SIM card can be moved to another compatible phone, but to be able to make calls, each satellite phone will need its own SIM card with an active monthly plan or prepaid airtime.

What is a Thuraya prepay plan?

Thuraya Prepay plans are easy way to ensure that your satellite phone is ready when you need it, without making the commitment of long-term contracts and dealing with billing hassles. Our Prepay plan enables you to refill your existing account at any time by using scratch cards in various denominations starting as low as 10 units.

How do I refill my Thuraya prepaid account?

Thuraya Recharge is another easy way to refill your prepaid account by using rel=”noopener noreferrer” your credit card. Visit for more details.

How do I top-up my Thuraya prepaid voice sim card?

To top-up your Thuraya prepaid voice SIM card, visit a participating Western Union agent location, provide your identification and Thuraya phone number, and then re-load your prepaid SIM card with a cash payment. Family, friends and colleagues can also add pre-paid credit on behalf of a Thuraya user traveling abroad.

How do I buy airtime with Thuraya recharge?

You can also buy airtime by making a free call from your Thuraya handset. Simply dial the Thuraya toll-free number provided upon registering with Thuraya Recharge, and follow the voice prompts to select your recharge amount.