Learn how to refill your Pay in Advance (prepaid) account through a variety of convenient prepaid refill options.
If you're on a plan with limited minutes and you reach your limit, you can renew using the steps below. We'll send you a free text message reminder when you get close to your expiration date.
To refill your prepaid account, choose your preference below and follow those steps. You'll need to use a credit card or debit card to purchase a 30-day auto renew data pass.
Refill by text
If your profile is set up with the Refill Center, you can send a text message to the Refill Center to fund your account.
To refill by text, follow these steps:
- Start a new text message containing the refill amount and last four digits of the credit card or debit card number.
Example: 25 2353
- Send the text message to 7777.
Note: Refills are applied within a few minutes. If you did not receive a confirmation text message, call *ADD.
Refill by phone
You can refill your prepaid account over the phone by calling the T-Mobile Refill Center at *ADD.
Purchase a refill card
You can purchase a refill card at a T-Mobile retail store or authorized retailer. Find a refill location near you.