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Internet Cafes Near LAX?

Sun Aug 03, 2008 1:14 am

Just as the thread title says. I know someone who is at LAX next week, and they don't really want to pay the rip off charges LAX charges for just 10-15mins internet in the terminals. Is there any internet cafes near the In N Out bar? They are in LAX for nearly 7 hours

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RE: Internet Cafes Near LAX?

Sun Aug 03, 2008 1:36 am

AFAIK (which, unfortunately as far as current knowledge of LA goes is not very far) the whole "internet cafe" thing isn't really big in CA (or anywhere else I can think of for that matter).

Most Starbucks have internet access, but unless Starbucks has finished transitioning from T-Mobil to AT&T, the pricing is identical to what you'd get at LAX -- $9.95/day unless you can steal, erm, "borrow", from a airline lounge.

A bunch of McDonalds are offering "free" WiFi, but I don't know of a way to identify which loctaions short of going there -- and then there's the matter of transportation. You're almost certain to pay more to get from the airport to somewhere with Internet access and back as you would to just suck it up and pay the (yes, inflated) airport fee.

If your friend is traveling sans PC, many public libraries offer free Internet access as well.
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RE: Internet Cafes Near LAX?

Sun Aug 03, 2008 1:50 am

They are in LAX in transit for their US domestic around 9pm. When I was walking to the In N Put bar last year I'm certain I saw an Internet cafe around it, but I can't remember so thats why I'm asking
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RE: Internet Cafes Near LAX?

Sun Aug 03, 2008 2:20 am



Quoting 777ER (Thread starter):
In N Out bar?



Quoting 777ER (Reply 2):
In N Put bar

It's not a bar. Thou, a Blue Moon and 747's would be awesome together...
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RE: Internet Cafes Near LAX?

Sun Aug 03, 2008 5:19 am

About 1/5 a mile from the thrifty rent-a-car facility is an Internet Cafe. I've driven by it before. Thats all I know.

Your friends could hop on the thrifty bus and catch a ride down there I guess haha but I don't recommend it.
 
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RE: Internet Cafes Near LAX?

Sun Aug 03, 2008 5:49 am



Quoting UAL757 (Reply 4):

What street is that one?
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RE: Internet Cafes Near LAX?

Sun Aug 03, 2008 7:13 am



Quoting 777ER (Reply 5):

Ohh, Its on the same street as thrifty rent-a-car at LAX. So that would be....

W. CENTURY BLVD
 
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RE: Internet Cafes Near LAX?

Sun Aug 03, 2008 9:56 am



Quoting UAL757 (Reply 6):
W. CENTURY BLVD

Oh thats near the Marriot Hotel. I know where that it. I've driven past that when I rented a Hertz vehicle last year. Is that the only nearby Internet Cafe?
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RE: Internet Cafes Near LAX?

Sun Aug 03, 2008 6:19 pm

Google is your friend

LAX Internet Cafe and Restaurant
5240 W. Century Blvd., Suite 100
Los Angeles, CA 90045
(310) 642-6999

Quoting 777ER (Thread starter):
Is there any internet cafes near the In N Out bar?

In N Out is a fast food restaurant, not a bar

Quoting Lincoln (Reply 1):
unless you can steal, erm, "borrow", from a airline lounge.

Outside the Continental President's Club is rather popular.
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