Who can use Optimum WiFi at NJ TRANSIT?
Anyone. If you are already an Optimum Online customer, you can access Optimum WiFi on NJ TRANSIT using your Optimum ID and password. If your mobile device (laptop, smartphone) is already set up for auto sign-in on Optimum WiFi, you will automatically connect to WiFi hotspots at NJ TRANSIT stations. NJ TRANSIT riders who are not Optimum Online customers can access hotspots at NJ TRANSIT stations using a free day pass or by purchasing a day pass for $4.99, which provides access until midnight on the day of purchase.
What do I get if I purchase a day pass?
Guest users who purchase a WiFi day pass at NJ TRANSIT obtain access to all hotspots at NJ TRANSIT stations, as well as at more than 1.5 million Optimum WiFi hotspots. A day pass is valid only for the device on which it is purchased until midnight on the same day. When you purchase your first day pass, you will set up a guest account that will enable you to quickly sign in for subsequent day pass purchases.
Where can I use Optimum WiFi on NJ TRANSIT?
Guests who use a free day pass can access Optimum WiFi at the following NJ TRANSIT stations: Hoboken Terminal, Newark Penn Station, Secaucus Junction, Newark Broad Street, New Brunswick, Metropark, Summit, Rahway, Trenton Transit Center, Meadowlands, Montclair State University station. Optimum Online customers and guests who purchase a day pass can use any Optimum WiFi hotspot in the Tri-State area.
Why can't I get Optimum WiFi at every NJ TRANSIT station?
We are rapidly expanding coverage of Optimum WiFi on NJ TRANSIT. Please check for updates on Optimum.net for more stations and locations.
Can I access Optimum WiFi on NJ TRANSIT train cars?
The initial phase of Optimum WiFi on NJ TRANSIT will focus on outfitting major stations, like Newark Penn Station, Hoboken Terminal and Secaucus Junction. Subsequent phases will include equipping additional train stations and, ultimately, rail cars.
What if I have trouble logging in?
If you have difficultly logging in, you can access the Optimum WiFi pages on Optimum.net and seek assistance.
What if I have questions about day pass purchases?
Once you establish a paid guest account, you will have access to a My Account feature. Click here to log into your guest account, where you can review past transactions, edit your account information or report a problem.
How can I access transit information using Optimum WiFi?
Clicking the NJ TRANSIT logo on the Optimum WiFi sign-in page will direct you to NJTRANSIT.com, where you can access station, route and schedule information without having to log into Optimum WiFi.