How to port your existing mobile number to Vi (Vodafone Idea)

Vi (Vodafone Idea) is the third largest operator in India with a nationwide presence. Vi offers cellular network services in 2G, 3G and 4G VoLTE. The operator also offers value-added services, including a weekend data rollover offering that allows customers to carry over their unused data to the weekend. Similarly, there are a number of prepaid and postpaid plans available from Vi, which are the same as those from Airtel and Reliance Jio. As with other telecommunications companies, Vi allows you to port your mobile phone number from your existing network to Vi using the Mobile Number Portability (MNP) feature. It is available for both prepaid and postpaid users.

Vi enables MNP functions via both online and offline channels. If the online channel has been selected, the operator also delivers the new SIM card to the front door.

This article provides step-by-step instructions on how to port your existing cell phone number to Vi (Vodafone Idea) prepaid or postpaid service. Better to keep yours Proof of address and identity handy before starting the process. It’s also important to note that you’ll need to pay your fees before you can port your postpaid number. If you switch from a prepaid number, you should know that your existing credit will not be carried forward and will expire once the porting process is complete.

How to port your mobile phone number to Vi prepaid

Vi has made its own webpage available on its website where you can port your cell phone number. You can follow the steps below to request a new Vi prepaid SIM connection and change your network. In the next section you will also learn how you can port your mobile phone number to Vi postpaid.

  1. A simple form will open on the page where you will need to enter your mobile number and PIN code.

  2. Scroll down a little to choose from the available prepaid and postpaid plans.

  3. After choosing a plan, click Complete your order Button. This will update the screen with additional details.

  4. In a section you will be asked for the address where your new SIM card should be delivered.

  5. Click on that Checkout Button after entering your address.

  6. Vi will now show you a new page with payment details. You will be asked to make a payment for your selected prepaid package.

  7. Enter the details, read them carefully, then click numbers Button on the right. This will take you to a payment gateway to complete the payment.