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How to Transfer Money from First Bank to Opay Account [USSD & App]

  • June 7, 2022

If you just created your Opay account and you’re using First Bank, you may be wondering how to transfer money from First Bank to Opay account.

Opay POS agents too usually face the problem of receiving money from First Bank accounts when their customer is using Opay and doesn’t have an Opay Card.

Well, Opay has undoubtedly made banking super easy for Nigerians as they don’t need to be in the queue in banks when they want to do some simple transaction. On Opay, everything is online.

First bank too has made it easy for its customers to transfer money to other banks by using many different and easy methods.

However, transferring money from First bank to Opay may be a little bit tough especially when you want to use the USSD code.

That’s why we’ve brought before you, how to transfer money from first bank to Opay account in three easy ways.

Without further ado, let’s get started!

Transferring Money from First Bank to Opay

If you already have a First Bank account, transferring funding your Opay account may be a priority when you just created your account. It can also be from your First Bank account to someone else Opay account.

Well, sending money to other banks from First Bank is very simple both on the mobile app, by using USSD code, and even bank cards.

When transferring to banks like GTB, UBA, and Zenith, it is super straightforward. However, it is something different if it is Opay you want to transfer money to, as it takes a little bit more process to carry out the transaction.

Now, let’s see how to transfer from First Bank to Opay using USSD, and other easy methods.

How to Transfer Money from First Bank to Opay Account – USSD

You can transfer money from First Bank to Opay using USSD by simply following the step-by-step guidelines below.

  1. Open your Opay app and log in to your account.
  2. Click on the “Add Money” button. 
  3. Select the “Bank USSD” option.
  4. Select the bank you want to transfer money from.
  5. Enter the amount you want to transfer, and click next.
  6. Now, copy the USSD code that appears on your screen.
  7. Paste the code in your phone dialer and dial.
  8. Confirm the name, and enter your bank transaction pin.

That’s it, and that’s the code to transfer from First Bank to Opay wallet. Once done correctly, the amount will be transferred to the Opay wallet. Keep in mind that you’ll be charged a service fee.

How to Transfer from First Bank to Opay – Bank Mobile App

If you have an android phone or iPhone, another way to send money from First Bank to Opay account is by using the First Bank mobile banking app.

To use this method, simply log in to your First Bank app on your phone, then start your regular transfer process. After that, enter your Opay account number, enter the amount you want to transfer, and select Opay as the bank name, then enter your pin.

In a simplified way, here’s how to transfer from First Bank to Opay.

  • Open your First Bank Mobile App and log in to your account.
  • Click on the menu icon and select “Transfer Money”.
  • Enter the amount you want to transfer.
  • Select “Other Account”.
  • Enter the Opay account number.
  • Now, select Opay by typing Paycom or Opay in the search bar.
  • Finally, enter your pin or token to authorize the transfer.
How to transfer money from first bank to Opay account

That’s it, the amount you transfer will be deducted from your First Bank account and credited to your Opay account.

Note: You’ll be charged a service fee.

How to Transfer Money from First Bank to Opay Account – Bank Card

If you have your First Bank ATM card with you, here’s how to send money from First Bank to Opay wallet using the card.

  • Open your Opay app, and log in to your account.
  • Click on the “Add Money” option
  • Select “Top-up with Card/Account”
  • Enter the amount you want to deposit
  • Add your ATM card number
  • Enter your ATM card pin, and click “Confirm”.

And that’s it, your card will be charged, while your Opay account will be credited instantly.

Money Transfer from First Bank to Opay – FAQs

How do I transfer money from First Bank to Opay?

You can transfer money from First Bank to Opay via First Bank mobile banking app, via First Bank  ATM card, and also by using the USSD code.

How do I transfer money from First Bank to Opay using USSD?

To transfer money from First Bank to Opay using USSD, simply navigate to the Opay app on your phone, click on Add Money, Select Bank USSD, Select First Bank and enter the amount you want to transfer, copy the provided USSD code and dial it on your phone, then enter your pin or token to make payment.

What is the code to transfer money from First Bank to Opay?

The code to transfer money from First Bank to Opay is *894#, then follow the prompts.

Conclusion:

Since Opay is one of the best online finance companies in Nigeria, as well as First Bank being one of the best commercial banks in the country, transacting between both companies should be easy.

By now, I believe you should have known how to transfer money from First Bank to Opay account, how to transfer from First Bank to Opay, how to send money from First Bank to Opay wallet, and how to fund your Opay account from First Bank.

Cheers!