As of 2015, TracFone minutes can be purchased directly from a phone, at retail stores or online on the TracFone website. Airtime can be purchased over the phone by calling 1-800-867-7183.
TracFone claims that airtime cards can be purchased from more than 80,000 locations in the United States. In addition, the TracFone website has options to purchase a variety of different minutes packages. Some packages on the TracFone website offer a set number of minutes over a year of service, ranging from 400 to 1,500 minutes, with a paid option to get double minutes on future purchases. In addition, pay-as-you-go plans range from 30 to 450 airtime minutes. Smartphone data plans up to 4 gigabytes can also be purchased on the website.