Bharti Airtel 3G Tariff Plans for Bihar & Jharkhand

Bharti Airtel today announced the launch of Airtel 3G services in Patna, Airtel’s 3G price plans are personalised and simple to understand:

1. PAYG VBC (Pay as you go): For all existing Airtel 2G customers who want to experience the power of Airtel internet on 3G for a short while, this tariff plan is the solution. The customer will pay the same prevailing data rates as on 2G service, but with the advantage of a faster mobile broadband.

Plan Type MRP Data Rate
3G-VBC Default rate for data access 30p/20Kb

2. Value plans: These plans allow you a 50% discounted rate over the PAYG VBC plan. Applicable only for postpaid users.

Plan Type MRP Data Rate Validity
Value Plan- Prepaid Rs.20 15p/20Kb 30 days

3. Sachet Plans: The objective of these plans is to drive mass trial and adoption of 3G. As part of the Sachet Plans is also a ‘minutes’ based plan wherein customer can access internet on 3G in terms of ‘time’ instead of ‘volume’. This plan is typically suitable for youth wherein lot of internet browsing has traditionally happened through Cyber Cafes on basis of ‘time’.

Plan Type Prepaid MRP Free Data Validity
Sachet Plan Rs.9 10 MB 1 day
Sachet Plan Rs.45 30 minutes 1 day
Sachet Plan Rs.65 65 MB 3 days

4. Standard Plans: These plans are best suited for the mid to high-end users of data.

Plan Type Prepaid MRP Postpaid Monthly Rent Free Data Validity
Standard Plan Rs.102 Rs.100 100 MB 30 days
Standard Plan Rs.201 Rs.200 250 MB 30 days
Standard Plan Rs.450 Rs.450 600 MB 30 days
Standard Plan Rs.750 Rs.750 2 GB 30 days

5. FlexiShield Plan: This plan has a combination of free data usage and a low inbuilt Volume Based Charging rate. The plan is constructed in a way that it provides the customer the flexibility to start from a relatively lower initial rent and pay as per usage and shields from a bill shock with a bill cap at Rs. 2000.

Plan Type Prepaid MRP Postpaid Monthly Rent (merge postpaid & prepaid Free Data Validity Remarks
FlexiShield Plan Rs.675 Rs.675 1.25 GB 30 days 1p/100Kb with 3G speed till Total Data Bill reaches Rs.2000, after that no charges on data access with speed of 20kbps

Airtel has also introduced a first of its kind internet usage calculator (on that will help customers monitor and analyse their current internet data usage and choose an Airtel 3G plan accordingly.

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  2. vinay says:

    is there any plan for unlimited usage of 3g data for 30 days????

  3. Good info! Keep it flowing! :)

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