It is really frustrating when we forget or can’t find the mobile number (MSID) of a SIM card having nill balance. In the past, you had an option of scratch recharge coupons to recharge that number and then obtain the MSID by calling a different number. In the current time, it’s really hard to find retailers who have recharge coupons. So, is there any other way to check your own mobile number?

Indian SIM Mobile Number

Don’t worry, we have a walk around – you can obtain the mobile number by dialing a simple USSD code. In this article, we will be listing out working USSD code to check your own mobile number.

There are various major telecom operators in India including JIO, Airtel, Vodafone, Idea, Reliance, and Docomo. We are going to list out their working USSD codes to check your own mobile number.

You just need to dial these USSD codes to know your mobile number instantly. Few users have a hard time while finding working USSD code to check mobile number. If you are thinking that whether your telecom operator provides USSD code to check mobile number, then be rest assured as all operator have a specific USSD code to check mobile number.

USSD Codec to Check Mobile Number

  • Jio – Download MyJio app and your mobile number will flash on the main screen.
  • Airtel – *282# or *121*2# or *121*9# or *140*1600# or *140*175# or *141*123# or *400*2*1*10# or *1#
  • BSNL – *1# or *99# or *222# or *888#
  • Aircel – *122*131# or *131# or *1# or *888# or *234*4#
  • Uninor *1# or *555# or *222*4#
  • Idea – 121*4*1*4# or *121*4# or *789# or *100# or *131*1# or *147# *1#
  • Vodafone – *111*2# or *555# or *555*0# or *777*0# or *131*0#
  • Reliance – *111# or *1#

Detailed Guide – How To Check Your Own Mobile Number (All Operators)

Jio

jioReliance Jio has gained a huge amount of popularity and user base in no time, we all know the reason why. Jio smartly stepped into the telecom industry offering complimentary services followed by cheap 4G plans. They also have applications in app stores, we are going to use one of them to retrieve your own mobile number easily.

  1. Download MyJio app from the Google Play Store or App Store.
  2. Sign in with your MyJio account or just tap on “skip this step” to automatically log in.
  3. Tap on settings from the bottom menu and your mobile number with the registered name will be displayed on the top.

Idea

ideaIt’s been a tidal ride for Idea telecom operator in the mobile networks industry. However, it has still managed to attain a total of 38 million customers across the country. Being the fourth largest telecom company, Idea is offering its pan-India coverage of 2G, 3G, and 4G. Idea isn’t behind when it comes to knowing your own mobile number by dialing USSD codes, you just need to open your dial pad and dial one of these following codes.

  • 121*4*1*4#
  • *121*4#
  • *789#
  • *100#
  • *131*1#
  • *147#*1#

Idea has too launched their application from which you can obtain your Idea mobile number, you can download my idea app from here.

Airtel

airtelFor many years Airtel is one of the leaders in the telecom industry, it is known for data strong network and wide mobile network coverage. It is one of few networks which has successfully acquired customers in urban as well as rural areas. In order to know your own Airtel mobile number, you just need to open dialer from your main screen. Further, you just need to dial one of these USSD codes to get your mobile number displayed on the screen.

  • *282#
  • *121*2#
  • *121*9#
  • *140*1600#
  • *140*175#
  • *141*123#
  • *400*2*1*10#
  • *1#

Alternatively, you can also download the MyAirtel app and login into it to get your mobile number directly on the screen.

Vodafone

vodafoneVodafone is a UK based telecom company having its subsidiary in India which has managed to spread its roots in the Indian telecom market. Vodafone, which is also labeled as the 2nd largest telecom operator in the World is one of the leading telecom operators in India as well. As far as knowing your mobile number is concerned, Vodafone offers that too. You just need to dial one of these USSD codes in your dial pad to get your mobile number.

  • *111*2#
  • *555#
  • *555*0#
  • *777*0#
  • *131*0#

You can also download My Vodafone application to obtain your Vodafone mobile number. Moreover, you can read our article about 3 ways to check Vodafone mobile number for more info.

Aircel

aircelAircel which is slowly vanishing from the Indian market had a past of glory. It was well known for its cheap plans with good network coverage. However, now the telecom operator is struggling to cope up with the other telecom giants having 4G network advantage over Aircel’s 3G and 2G. Anyway, if you want to know your Aircel mobile number without calling someone then you just need to dial one of following USSD codes in your dialer.

  • *122*131#
  • *131#
  • *1#
  • *888#
  • *234*4#

There is a walk around too, just download Aircel application from the app store to know your mobile number.

BSNL

bsnlBharat Sanchar Nigam Limited is an Indian government telecom company having wide network coverage across the country. It is the fifth largest telecom operator in India having almost 34 million subscribers. However, there have been continuous reports of call drops and poor signal strength against BSNL. There is a simple USSD code to obtain BSNL mobile number, you just need to dial one of the following.

  • *1#
  • *99#
  • *222#
  • *888#

You can also download My BSNL application to fetch your own mobile number.

Reliance

reliance mobileReliance communications had a long run in the Indian telecom market, but sadly it is on the verse to end. Most of the users have already lost their network signals and they have announced to end their voice call service on December 1. However, users have time to port to other networks by the end of this year to continue using their mobile numbers. According to the last update, it was the 6th largest telecom operator in India having 24 million subscribers.

If you are still getting the network and want to know your Reliance mobile number, you just need to dial one of following USSD code.

  • *111#
  • *1#

Tata DoCoMo

tata docomoTata Docomo which is a subsidiary unit of Tata Teleservices and was founded in 2008. Tata Docomo was also the first private sector telecom company to launch 3G services in India.  In the initial time, we noticed a spike in the addition of subscribers rate but it didn’t do well with time. Eventually, it failed to cop up with other operators after the introduction of 4G services in India. Furthermore, there are strong reports that Tata Teleservices will shut down in the near future. In order to know your Tata Docomo mobile number, you just need to enter and dial one of these following USSD codes in your dial pad.

  • *580#
  • *1#
  • *124#
  • *888#

You can also download My Tatadocomo application from the app store to obtain your mobile number.

Telenor/Uninor

telenorEarlier known as Uninor, Telenor is known for its cheap internet and voice tariff plans in India. Being a subsidiary unit of Norwegians Telecommunications company, Telenor is the eighth largest telecom operator in India having 11 million subscribers. The company recently introduced its 4G services in India and they are looking forward to experiencing a growth in their market share. If you want to obtain your Telenor mobile number, you just need to open your dialer and dial one of the following codes.

  • *1#
  • *555#
  • *222*4#

Alternatively, you may download Telenor application to get your Telenor mobile number.

In Conclusion

There are multiple USSD codes given for each provider, the successful execution of USSD code is subjective to your telecom circle. Since there are different codes working for different telecom circle, you may want to dial codes one by own to check your own mobile number.

It would be great if you can comment on which USSD code worked for you with your telecom circle so that it helps other users.

Have some doubts? Ask in the comments section.

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