UK breakdown cover

Free Onward Travel Choose breakdown cover with
National Recovery to qualify*

Free Onward Travel Choose breakdown cover with
National Recovery to qualify*

AA Breakdown Membership

AA Roadside Assistance offers 24/7 cover for breakdowns over 1/4 mile from home. If we can't complete repairs at the roadside we'll take you and your vehicle to a nearby garage.

This cover can be enhanced with options such as National Recovery, At Home and Onward Travel.

Features:

  • Over 1,000 more dedicated vehicles than anyone else1
  • Unlimited call-outs
  • No quibbles approach to
    • free fuel top-ups
    • mud and snow recovery
    • up to £5 worth of free parts for roadside repairs
  • Show your membership card to get up to 20% off all day, every day at over 700 restaurants, pubs and service stations

Free Onward TravelSimply choose breakdown cover with National Recovery to qualify

Basic Breakdown Cover

AA Roadside Assistance offers cover for breakdowns over 1/4 mile from home. If we can't complete repairs at the roadside we'll take you and your vehicle to a nearby garage.


Covers a single vehicle.

Features:

  • Over 1,000 more dedicated vehicles than anyone else
  • Up to to 1 call-out a year
  • Cover for 1 call-out a year. Further call outs available on a pay for use basis

These introductory prices are for new members only, and represent cover for a single vehicle. They also include fees for arranging and administering your cover.2

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AA Breakdown Membership

Our standard cover that's customisable to
meet your needs

from £39

Basic Breakdown Cover

Our starting level of cover for a
single vehicle

£25

AA Roadside Assistance offers 24/7 cover for breakdowns over 1/4 mile from home. If we can't complete repairs at the roadside we'll take you and your vehicle to a nearby garage.

This cover can be enhanced with options such as National Recovery, At Home and Onward Travel.

Features:

  • Over 1,000 more dedicated vehicles than anyone else1
  • Unlimited call-outs
  • No quibbles approach to:
    • free fuel top-ups
    • mud and snow recovery
    • up to £5 worth of free parts for roadside repairs
  • Show your membership card to get up to 20% off all day, every day at over 700 restaurants, pubs and service stations

Simply choose breakdown cover with National Recovery to qualify

AA Roadside Assistance offers 24/7 cover for breakdowns over 1/4 mile from home. If we can't complete repairs at the roadside we'll take you and your vehicle to a nearby garage.

Features:

  • Over 1,000 more dedicated vehicles than anyone else
  • 1 call-out a year
  • Cover for 1 call-out a year. Further call outs available on a pay for use basis
  • Enjoy free Onward Travel cover

    Simply choose breakdown cover with National Recovery on some of our most
    popular personal cover packages to qualify

  • £49

  • Popular Package

    £99

  • £129

  • Roadside Assistance

    24/7 cover for breakdowns over 1/4 mile from home. If we can't complete repairs at the roadside we'll take you and your vehicle to a nearby garage.

  • Included Unlimited call-outs
  • Included Unlimited call-outs
  • Included Unlimited call-outs
  • National Recovery

    We'll take you, your vehicle and up to 7 passengers to any single UK destination if your vehicle can't be fixed.

  • not included
  • Included
  • Included
  • Onward Travel

    Car hire, overnight accommodation or costs towards public transport if we can't get your vehicle going again straight away.

  • not included
  • Included
  • Included
  • At Home

    Brings cover to your doorstep and within 1/4 mile from home. You can arrange a patrol to be there at a time that suits you too.

  • not included
  • not included
  • Included
  • Member benefits

    You won't just be a customer – you'll be an AA member with exclusive benefits including up to 20% off Costa Coffee, Burger King, Eat & Drink and more at Moto service stations.

  • Included at no extra cost

These introductory prices are for new members only, and include fees for arranging and administering your cover.2

Need help choosing?

Answer a few quick questions to find cover that suits you.

Create your own cover

Select different breakdown options and build your perfect cover package. All of our cover comes with Roadside Assistance as standard, but just so you know, our £25 cover can't be modified or added to.

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  • Our expert patrols fix 8/10 vehicles by the roadside

  • We arrive within 45 minutes on average

  • We come to someone's rescue every 9 seconds

4.7 | read reviews

The AA man arrived at the time promised in my call for help and was friendly, helpful and helped to save a family day out from disaster.

— Michael, Devon

Broken down in the UK?

Member or not, we can help.

Call our 24-hour emergency line.

0800 88 77 66

Policy documents

Our breakdown cover policy documents give you the terms and conditions of the contracts that make up AA Breakdown Membership and AA Breakdown Repair Cover (Parts and Garage Cover).

They are split into two parts:

  1. the policy
  2. the membership arrangement and administration contract
AA Breakdown Membership

The current version below applies to cover bought or renewed on or after 14 July 2015:

AA Breakdown Membership Terms and Conditions Booklet – July 2015

AA Basic Breakdown Cover

The current version below applies to cover bought or renewed on or after 02 March 2016:

AA Basic Breakdown Cover Terms and Conditions Booklet – March 2016

AA Breakdown Repair Cover (Parts and Garage Cover)

The current version below applies to cover bought on or after 1 September 2013 or renewed on or after 1 October 2013:

AA Breakdown Repair Cover Terms and Conditions Booklet – September 2013

Member Extras

This applies to cover bought on or after 14 July 2015 (apart from Basic Breakdown Cover):

Member Extras Terms and Conditions Booklet – July 2015

Good to know

1 More dedicated vehicles

The AA has more dedicated vehicles than any other UK breakdown service – find out more

2 Arrangement and administration fee

Prices shown include fees payable under a separate contract between you and Automobile Association Insurance Services Limited (AAIS) for arranging and administering your cover. The fees are £9 for Basic Breakdown Cover, £24 for vehicle cover and cover for you, £33 for cover for two people and £42 for family cover.

There is also a fee of £9 each for National Recovery, At Home and Onward Travel (though if you're receiving one of these for free as part of a promotion a fee won't be charged for it).

If paying monthly, these fees will be split across your monthly payments. By paying these amounts you will enter into the contract with AAIS. Please see the terms and conditions for more information.

3 Highly rated

Which? is an independent consumer research group. Defaqto is an independent, financial research company that specialises in rating, comparing and analysing financial products. Our Roadside Assistance, National Recovery, Cover at Home and Onward Travel package has been awarded a Defaqto 5-star rating.