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Access Bank Code to Check Account Number

If you’re an Access bank Account Holder and you have forgotten your account number; this post will help you retrieve your account number on phone using:

  1. Access bank mobile USSD Banking code
  2. Access Bank Mobile App on android and iPhones.
  3. And Access Bank Social Media Handle

Access Bank Plc was established in 1989 with headquarters in Lagos, had a merger with Diamond Bank in March 2019 – with customers and branches all over the state of the federation.

So back to the guide

How to check your Access bank account number easily on your phone with code without visiting your bank or any ATM machine.

Method 1: Check  Access Bank Account Number Using Code (*901#)


With your sim card used in registering your account, Dial the Access bank mobile banking self-service code (*901#) and follow these steps below to get your Access account number;

Step 1. 

Dial *901#

Options that will be displayed on your phone screen are;

  1. Check balance
  2. Transfer
  3. Airtime
  4. Other services
  5. Diamond Xtra

Step 2.

Select 4 (Other services) and then press, SEND

Options displayed

  1. payday loan
  2. Bill payment
  3. Data
  4. Enquiry services
  5. Reset PIN
  6. Cardless withdrawal
  7. Referral Scheme
  8. Opt out

Step 3.

Select 4 (Enquiry services) and press, SEND

Options displayed

  1. Mini Statement
  2. BVN Enquiry
  3. Account Number Enquiry

Step 4.

Select 3 (Account Number Enquiry) and then press, SEND

You’ll be prompted with this instruction, “To enrol Enter the last 6 digits of your ATM Card:”

Step 5.

Enter the last digits of your ATM Card on box and press, SEND to retrieve your Account Number

Immediately, your Access bank account number will be displayed on your phone screen

TAKE NOTE: IF YOU’RE NEW TO ACCESS BANK USSD BANKING, THEN YOU’LL HAVE TO ENROLL FOR THE SERVICE BY ENTERING THE 6 DIGITS OF YOUR ACCESS ATM CARD

Method 2:  Check your Access Bank Account Number via Facebook & Twitter

From enquiries to complaints, Access Bank on Facebook and Twitter has been seamlessly efficient in resolving customer related issues, that why it is quite easy to get your account number via their social media handle,

But hold on, you will need to provide some of the following data to access these services:

  • Your full name as it is on the bank account
  • Phone number registered with your bank account
  • Next of kin
  • Date of Birth
  • The bank branch you open the account in
  • Your home addresses

I actually prefer their help desk on Twitter and their WhatsApp banking with phone number 09090901901.

Their Twitter handles are @accessbank_help, @AccessBankPlc

Method 3: Get your Access Bank Number Via your Mobile App

For customers with the access Bank mobile app installed on your phone, you can as well use the app to check your account number.

Log in to your Bank app, check your profile and look at the top of the screen you see your account number displayed.

With any one of the above methods, you can retrieve your Access Bank Account Number with ease.

Method 4: Check your Access Bank Account Number via ATM Card

Of course, you should be aware of this, there are various automated teller machines at different locations you can visit and check your bank account number with your card. It must not be an Access bank ATM,


If you don’t have access to your atm card, your best bet is to retrieve your account number is via their social media handle or read this post “How to Check Access Bank Account Number without ATM Card

Let me know in the comment section belove if you have any issues

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