How To Activate a Prepaid Phone Verizon

How To Activate a Prepaid Phone Verizon

What is Prepaid Phone Verizon?

With No Annual Contract Plans (also known as prepaid) you pay in advance for your service, You can also choose from our monthly plans with no deposits or credit checks. Plus, enjoy up to $15/mo savings after 9 months of service, with loyalty discounts and Auto Pay.

How To Activate a Prepaid Phone Verizon

  1. Turn on your new phone.
  2. Select New customer.
  3. Follow the onscreen prompts to connect your phone to your Verizon account.
  4. Make a call from your phone to complete the activation.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much does it cost to activate a Verizon prepaid phone?

Do I still need to pay an activation fee? No. There are no activation fees for prepaid plans when you sign up online.To see more features or find out more about a Verizon prepaid plan, check out the Prepaid Plans FAQ.

Can I activate my new Verizon phone myself?

It’s easy to activate, change or replace your device on an existing line with My Verizon. Go to and sign in to your My Verizon account. From your account overview, select Manage all devices. To continue changing a device on an existing line, select Activate your own device.

How do I activate my Verizon prepaid phone?

Ensure the device is charged. From another phone, dial (866) 893-7723 and follow the prompts to begin the activation; provide the following info: Type of device being activated. 20-digit SIM ID (located on the SIM card)

What is the Verizon number to activate a new phone?

Call (800) 837-4966. This is Verizon’s Customer Service number, and the customer service rep can activate your phone for you. You may need to give your IMEI number as well as prove that you are the account holder.

How do I find my Verizon prepaid phone number?

Your prepaid account number should be the last 4 digits of your cell phone number unless you have changed it. If you have changed it, you will need to get in touch with prepaid directly (888-294-6804).

Does Verizon prepaid have an app?

Sign in to the My Verizon app for prepaid

Enter your prepaid mobile number and tap Next. Note: If you haven’t registered for My Verizon, tap Signup, and follow the steps for registering. Enter your My Verizon Password and tap Sign In.

What is My Verizon number?

For a smartphone or basic phone, look up the mobile number in the phone’s settings after it’s been activated with Verizon: Android and basic phones: The path generally is Settings > About phone/device. Apple: The path generally is Settings > Phone > My Number.

How do you use a prepaid phone?

After purchasing a card, you use it by calling an access number, which can be either a local telephone number or a toll-free number. You will then be prompted to provide your personal identification number, usually listed on the card you purchased, and the telephone number you wish to call.

What phone app does Verizon use?

Supported on smartphones and tablets running 7.0 or higher. For all other devices, visit to sign in and manage your account. Supported on iPhones® and iPads® running iOS 14.0 or higher.

How do I access My Verizon prepaid account?

Go to the My Verizon Sign in page. Note: You can click the link above or enter in your web browser. Enter your prepaid mobile number and My Verizon Password, and then click Sign in. Note: You can click Remember me to have your User ID stored on the computer in the future.