Definitions for "Local access number"
The telephone number a modem dials to connect to either the Internet or an online service such as CompuServe, Sprint Net, or America Online. Most services provide local telephone numbers. See also Internet service provider.
This is a local telephone number for particular areas. This number is used as an access number for certain prepaid phone cards. Local Access Numbers are used to reduce costs and provide better rates for customers.
Sprint Net, etc., dial in with long distance charge.