USSD codes are Unstructured Supplementary Service Data codes which allow you to communicate with your service provider’s server to get some information or to activate some service. Idea is one of the leading telecom provider in India, and its mobile users have a vast range of USSD codes using which they can activate all kinds of services and get other information.

Here are the major USSD code list for idea users or subscribers -

  1. Idea Care – call 121
  2. Balance inquiry – *123#
  3. Get your SMS balance – *451#
  4. Check your mobile number, which you must know ! – *789#
  5. Activate 3G on your Idea device – send SMS, ACT 3G to 12345
  6. Idea’s Hunny Bunny Hello Tune – HB to 56789
  7. Activate live TV on 3G – 3GTV to 54777
  8. Active GPRS service – FRESH to 4666
  9. Recharge your mobile – Dial *130*RECHARGECODE#
  10. Get details on voice and SMS packs – Dial *131*3#
  11. Idea Local pack for your device – Dial *369#
  12. 30 rupees packs – *456#
  13. Activate DO NOT DISTURB Service – send SMS START 0 to 1909

Idea Unstructured Supplementary Service Data

Idea has also launched certain codes for some specific states, like for Kerela, there are some codes -

  • Activate call waiting - *43#
  • Know balance -  *121#
  • For Idea GPRS data balance - *125#
  • SMS Balance – *161*1# or *451#
  • DND Service – START 0 to 1909 or Call 1909
  • Idea self care - *147# or 121
  • For 3G and 2G data plan activation - *150*PLANCOST#
  • Get Idea Rs. 5 loan -   *165*5#
  • Balance Transfer – *567*CODE# ( in place of CODE add the receiver’s number, space, and then the amount to be transferred.

These are all the major USSD codes for all the Idea users. If you need any other code feel free to ask.

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