How to buy

Follow the simple steps to buy a ticket online or offline as shown below.

Buying a ticket online

a. By choosing MTN Mobile Money.

Step 1: Go to the website www.smartkts.com and select the event you want to buy a ticket for, you will be taken to the event page.
You can search or use the discovery feature to find the specific event if you do not see it on the frontpage.

Step 2: Once on the event page, click on the buy button of the ticket type you wish to buy and you will be taken to the purchase page.

Step 3: Once on the purchase page:

  • Select the method (see supported methods below) you want to use to pay for the ticket.
  • Fill in your buying account, for example your mobile money number if you choose to pay by Mobile Money.
  • Fill in the number(s) that you want to send the ticket(s) to.
  • Click continue and wait for a message that prompts you to complete your transaction depending on the method of payment.
  • For instance if you choose to pay by MTN mobile money, wait for a flash message on your phone that prompts you to enter your Mobile Money PIN to confirm purchase.

  • Once you have confirmed payment, an SMS containing your ticket details and the link to the ticket will be sent to the recipient mobile phone number(s) you specified.

b. By choosing Pesapal.

  • Enter your mobile phone number and the mobile number(s) to receive the ticket(s) and click get ticket.
  • Then select your prefered method from the following options.
  • Pesapal(e-wallet) or Visa or MasterCard or Airtel Money
  • Follow the instructions and when done click complete.
  • Once you have confirmed payment, a message or messages containing the ticket code(s) and link(s) to the ticket(s) will be sent to the recipient mobile phone number(s) you specified.

Buying a ticket Offline

c. Using the Mobile Money Menu of MTN mobile money. (Dial *165# or *185#)

Step 1: Go to Payments.

Step 2: Then go to Goods and Services.

Step 3: Enter our Merchant Code: SMARTKTS.

Step 4: Enter the Payment Reference for the ticket you want to buy as advertised in the press or posters of the event you want to attend and send.

Step 5: Enter the Amount. (note: this should be the exact amount as shown in the advert)

Step 6: Confirm the purchase once prompted by entering your Mobile Money PIN.

Step 7: Once you have confirmed payment, an SMS with your ticket details and a link to the ticket will be sent to your mobile phone.

d. Using the Mobile Money Menu of Airtel money. (Dial *185#)

Step 1: Go to Buy Goods.

Step 2: Then go to Make Payment.

Step 3: Enter our Business Number: 875000.

Step 4: Enter the Amount (note, this should be the exact amount as shown in the advert).

Step 5: Enter your Payment Reference for the ticket you want to buy as advertised in the press or posters of the event you want to attend and send.

Step 6: Confirm the purchase once prompted by entering your Mobile Money PIN.

Step 7: Once you have confirmed payment, an SMS with your ticket details and a link to your ticket will be sent to your mobile phone.