Use Boingo Wi-Finder to Find & Connect to Over a Million Wi-Fi Hotspots

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Use Boingo Wi-Finder to Find & Connect to Over a Million Wi-Fi Hotspots

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I’ve written how folks with certain AMEX credit cards can save money with a free Boingo Wi-Fi membership!

Having access to high-speed internet at airports and hotels can make your travel experience more enjoyable.

That’s why using Boingo Wi-Finder with your laptop or mobile device can come in handy!  Because you can quickly find one of the million Boingo Wi-Fi hotspots.

BOINGO Airport Wi Fi
With Boingo Wi-Finder, You’ll Be Able to Quickly Find and Connect to Over a Million Wi-Fi Hotspots Throughout the World!

I’ll show you how to use Boingo Wi-Finder to connect to airport Wi-Fi!

Boingo Airport Wi-Fi

Link:   Boingo Wi-Fi

To register for a free Boingo American Express Preferred Plan, you’ll need one of these cards:

Without these cards, folks can still purchase a Boingo Wi-Fi plan or pay as you go.

Either way, you can still use the Boingo Wi-Finder to help you find and connect to more than a million Wi-Fi hotspots.

Here’s how to use the Boingo Wi-Finder!

Step 1.   Download Boingo Wi-Finder

First, you’ll need to download the Boingo Wi-Finder app to your PC, Mac, iPhone or iPad, or Android device.

In this example, I downloaded the app on a Mac computer.

BOINGO Airport Wi Fi
Download the Boingo Wi-Finder on Your Android or iOS Phone, PC, or Mac Device

Step 2.   Connect to Boingo Wi-Fi

After the app is installed, click “Get Online Now!” to see your Wi-Fi connection options.

BOINGO Airport Wi Fi
Click “Get Online Now!” After You Install the App

Step 3.  Enter Boingo Username & Password

Next, enter your Boingo username and password.

BOINGO Airport Wi Fi
Enter Your Boingo Account Username & Password

Remember, if you already have a Boingo account, you have to sign-up for a new free account using your AMEX Platinum or Starwood card.  Because you can’t link your free membership to an existing account.

Step 4.   Find Wi-Fi Hotspots

Now check if you’re by one of the million Boingo Wi-Fi hotspots!

For example, Boingo is available at the Austin airport, which is shown as a yellow pin dropped on the map.

BOINGO Airport Wi Fi
There Are Plenty of Boingo Wi-Fi Hotspots in the Austin Area!

Click on the Wi-Fi hotspot pin to find the name of the Boingo network.  Then, connect to the network as your normally would on your laptop or mobile device.

Step 5.   Enjoy Internet Access

Once you connect, you’ll see a success message in the Boingo Wi-Finder app!

BOINGO Airport Wi Fi
Enjoy Surfing the Web!

And that’s it – you’re online!

Bottom Line

You can install the Boingo Wi-Finder app to your eligible PC, Mac, iPhone or iPad, or Android device.

The app makes it easy for folks to find and connect to one of Boingo’s one million Wi-Fi hotspots.

This is especially useful for folks who use an AMEX Platinum or Starwood credit card to get a free Boingo American Express Preferred Plan.  Because you can use the app and membership to get free Boingo airport Wi-Fi access!

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Can this service be used on Southwest flights?

Million Mile Secrets

This is only for BOINGO wi-fi on the ground.

Tried this for the first time this past weekend near Austin Bergstrom and while I was able to get connected, the connection was poor and it kept dropping. Tried again a few times with a few different hotspots and they had the same problem. ;_;

Million Mile Secrets

I find connecting to wi-fi while traveling one of the most frustrating experiences. I can deal with late flights, and cramped hotel rooms, but I want my wi-fi!