How to pay for your ticket

Paying for your fastjet ticket couldn’t be easier. Here is what you need to know.

You can pay now

Pay for your fastjet flight using

  • Visa or MasterCard*

  • Debit Card, or

  • The M-Pesa mobile payment system**


*Credit/Debit Card payments

Payment made with a Credit/Debit Card will incur a fee of 2.5% of the total ticket fare. In addition to this, Credit and Debit Card transactions may incur additional fees from certain banks or financial institutions; always ensure that you are aware of your provider’s fee structures. 

You will be required to present the Credit/Debit Card used to pay for the booking at the check-in counter for verification.

To ensure a quick, easy and more secure payment process, register your Credit Card with 3D Secure. Visit our Paying with a Credit Card? page for more information.

We do not accept Credit/Debit Card payments for sponsored bookings. If you would like to sponsor a booking, please use an alternative form of payment.



The quickest and easiest way to book and pay for your fastjet flight is to use M-Pesa. All you need is your phone. Here's to making air travel more accessible to everyone in Africa. Follow these easy steps.

Dial *150*00#

Select #4 – payments

Select #3 – choose business

Select #9 – more

Select #2 – Travel

Select #3 – fastjet

Enter Reference No. (your booking number)

Enter amount

Enter PIN

Press 1 to confirm or 2 to decline: Pay XXXXX Tsh to utility fastjet, account FATUX2


You can pay later

For your convenience we give you the option to pay your fastjet flight later. There is a hold period for each booking, which is clearly marked on your booking confirmation email.

You can pay later

  • by contacting our call centre or emailing [email protected] to pay via EFT

  • with cash at a fastjet shop***, and

  • cash at your nearest NMB branch (only available in Tanzania).

**Guests choosing to pay later at a fastjet shop will be charged an additional service fee per booked Guest.


Read the Terms and Conditions for more information.