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Find Optimum WiFi Hotspots

Optimum WiFi hotspots

About hotspots

Optimum WiFi hotspots are a network of over 2 million free WiFi internet access points that allow you to make high-speed internet connections on the go as easily as when you're connected at home.

When you use Optimum WiFi you can save on cellular data charges for your smartphones and tablets.

How to use hotspots

It's simple to set up a WiFi connection. Get detailed instructions or watch a video tutorial for your device below.

Get connected now


Automatic sign-in

Forget having to sign in every time you want WiFi access at an Optimum WiFi hotspot when you're out and about. With Automatic sign-in, just register your device once and you'll automatically connect whenever you enter a hotspot. Click the link below for instructions on how to enable Automatic sign-in on your device.

Who can use hotspots?

If you have Optimum Online, you can use Optimum WiFi hotspots. For free.

If you subscribe to any of the following internet service providers, click below for instructions on how to connect to an Optimum WiFi hotspot.

Device management

Accessing an Optimum WiFi hotspot is easy. You just need your Optimum ID, password and a WiFi enabled device. If you already have an Optimum email address, your Optimum ID is what's shown before the @ sign. For example, if your email is jsmith@optimum.net, your Optimum ID is jsmith. Use this ID to login with your Optimum email password.

Optimum WiFi hotspots on

Attention NJ TRANSIT riders! Optimum WiFi is now available at select NJ TRANSIT train stations. Optimum Online customers have free, unlimited access to WiFi on NJ TRANSIT. Guests can purchase a day pass for $4.99 or use a free pass for limited access.


Over the past several months, we have compiled a list of the questions that we hear most often and have answered them for you.

Terms of Service

To read the full Terms of Service for Optimum WiFi hotspots visit: Optimum WiFi Terms of Service

Don't have Optimum Online?

If you would like to learn more about becoming an Optimum Online customer and enjoy unlimited WiFi access at over 2 million Optimum hotspots,
please Click here.