Check Idea Balance

At times, we want to quickly check our remaining balance or internet data even when you are away from internet connectivity. In these situations, we need to know the quick codes to find out important information with the Idea balance check number. All the telecom companies, including IDEA telecom, have formulated a list of USSD codes to cater to their users’ needs.

If you are an IDEA user, you have landed on the right page. After the merger of Vodafone and Idea in the recent past, it has become the largest telecom service provider in India. You can also look for the list of Vodafone USSD Codes. In this blog, we have focused on important USSD codes for IDEA users and different ways to check the information like balance, validity, last recharge, active plans, and many more.

How to Check Idea Balance, Validity & Internet Data?

To know the methods of Idea Check Balance, its validity, Idea packs, and services, you can go through four methods or steps. These are four alternatives to get vital information regarding your Idea mobile network services and Idea recharge packs. Checking the balance is easiest when you use USSD codes. You can also get the information through the Idea app, website, true balance network, and customer care.

Step 1- Idea Balance Check Number via USSD Codes

Idea USSD Codes ServicesIdea USSD Codes
Idea Balance Check Code *121# 
Validity Idea USSD codes*131*1#
Check SIM Mobile Number Idea USSD codes*131*1#  or *121*4*1*8#
Check Active Plans*121*4#
Check Special offers Idea USSD codes*121#  or *122#
Check Idea SMS balance*161*1#
Idea USSD codes for 4G Data Balance*125*5# or *121*4*1*1#
Check Last 5 Calls*121*4*1*2#
Check Last 5 SMS*121*4*1*3#
Check Last 3 Recharge*121*4*1*7#
Check My Idea Tariff*121*4*1*11#
Check PUK Code*121*4*1*13#
Check Idea Digital & VAS Service*121*4*2#
Caller Tune Service*121*4*2*2#
Activate Miss Call Alert*121*4*2*3#
Check Hero Offers Code*121*4*4#
Check Calls and Data Pack Offers*121*4*5#
Other VAS Service*121*4*2*4#
Check STV and Roaming Packs*121*4*6#
Advance Talktime Loan(Rs.5,10 or 20)*191# Press ‘1’
Talktime Balance Transfer*191# Press ‘2’
Ask for Talktime from Idea User*191# Press ‘3’
Balance Transfer Code*121*4*8#
3G/4G GPRS detail*121*4*9#
Nearest Idea Store Details*121*4*10#
GPRS Internet Settings detailsSMS ‘SET’ to 54671
Idea USSD codes to Activate DND ServiceSTART to 1909
Idea USSD codes to Deactivate DND ServiceSTOP to 1909
Port Mobile Number SMS PORT <Your Number> to 1900
Idea USSD codes Activate/Deactivate Caller Tune*696#

Step 2- Idea Balance Check through App

Idea USSD codes are not the only way to get important information. You can install an idea app and know more. When you install the app from the play store or apple store, you will be asked to enter your Registration number. After you are successfully registered, you can see all the details on your screen.  Idea balance check no. with the validity will be displayed right in front. You can also recharge your number after browsing all the packs and plans.

Step 3- How to Check Idea Balance via Website

The idea website is also an excellent method to check all the needed information in one place. Visit the Idea webpage and enter your mobile number registered with an idea. You will receive OTP on your Idea number. Use that code to login-in. You will be sent to the home page where your mobile number, data usage, active plans will be displayed.

Step 4- How to Check Idea Net Balance via True Balance App

You can also download the True Balance App from the play store or apple store. Register your number with the app and add Idea SIM. You will be able to see all the important information in one place. If your second SIM is of different cellular networks, you can add that too in this app. Therefore it is a great place to get all the stats regarding your 4G data balance, services, and active plans.

Step 5- Idea Data Balance Check via Customer Care Number

Calling customer care is yet another option to get the information regarding your phone detail quickly. You can call, and the AI bot will reply to your queries and follow the instructions. Through this method, you also check the internet data you used in the day. You can go through the Idea Customer Care numbers to know more about it.

Ideas Customer Care Number: 121 (Chargeable)

Idea Toll-Free Number: 198 (Non-Chargeable)

What is USSD Code?

USSD (Unstructured Supplementary Service Data) is a communication protocol between the users of GSM cellular telephone network and mobile network operators. It is also called quick codes or feature codes. Using these codes, you can quickly get important information regarding your SIM card, balance, validity, etc. The Idea USSD code in updated in a few years. Therefore it is important to know the updated list of Idea USSD codes.


There are situations when we quickly need to know important details like our main balance, data left to use, to check the last few recharges, etc. In such situations, USSD code or quick codes come handy.  In this blog, we have listed many ways to review important information on the Idea network regarding your SIM services detail. If you are Airtel users, you can also check the list of Airtel USSD codes. We hope this blog was helpful to you.

Idea Balance Enquiry FAQs

1. How can I check my own idea number?

Dial *1311# Idea USSD code to know your number. Your number will be displayed on the screen. Go through the above blog to learn more about these codes.

2. How I check my idea balance?

Dial *121# or *130# Idea USSD codes to check the main balance. You can also check the balance through the Idea app and website. Know more about Idea USSD code in the blog above.

3. How can I check my 4G Data balance?

Dial1255# or 121411# Idea USSD Codes to check Internet data balance or 4G data balance. There are a few other ways to know the data balance. Go through the blog to know different steps.

4. How do I know my Idea USSD code?

To help you will all USSD codes, we have listed all the codes in the blog. Go through the list and use the code you need to get the required information.

5. What is the USSD code to check SMS balance in the Idea?

You can check the SMS balance using 1611# USSD Code. There are many USSD codes listed above.

6. How can I know my current idea plan?

You can dial 1214# to know all your active plans. All the active plans, including data pack, calling pack, will be displayed.

7. How can I check my Idea of lifetime validity?

Dial 1311# quick code to know your plan validity. When the validity is reached, then remaining data or recharge plans do not carry over to next month. Check and get the plans based on these parameters.

8. How can I check the last 5 Calls Details?

Dial 121412# Idea USSD code to check your last call details. You can also check the last 5 SMS and recharge uses the quick codes. Go through the blog above to know more.

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