Move my car

Move my car

Use our national network to transport a car within the UK

Call 0870 060 0143

Your car can be taken anywhere in mainland UK

If your car is stranded or you need it moved, we can offer you a convenient service for cars, light vans, minibuses, caravans, motor homes and trailers.

Just tell us where your vehicle will be and where you want us to take it and we or our approved contractors will move your car to any mainland UK destination. You'll just need to be there to hand over the keys, then you can leave the rest to us. If you're an AA member, you even get a 5% discount.


Why choose the AA?

  • We can take your vehicle anywhere in the UK
  • Over 100 years of experience in moving vehicles around the UK
  • Fully insured from the time we pick up the vehicle until delivery
  • Each highly-qualified driver holds a 'Certificate of Professional Competence'
  • We'll call ahead to let you know the estimated arrival time
  • We'll even call you to you let you know the vehicle has been delivered safely

Of course, every trip is covered by our comprehensive insurance. We have over 100 years of experience of dealing with cars and we even have prestige car kits, so you know your car will be treated with care.

Automobile Association Developments Limited, trading as AA Breakdown Services. Registered office: Fanum House, Basing View, Basingstoke, RG21 4EA. Registered in England and Wales Number: 01878835.

AA Move My Car Terms and Conditions

Definition of Words/Phrases Used In These Terms and Conditions

'AA', 'our', 'we' and 'us' means Automobile Association Developments Limited, trading as AA Breakdown Services. Registered office: Fanum House, Basing View, Basingstoke, RG21 4EA. Registered in England and Wales Number: 01878835.

'AA Group' means any company within the AA group of companies.

'Move My Car Service' means the services provided under these Terms and Conditions as specified in the 'Move My Car Service Description' below.

'Initial Move My Car Service Quote' means any quote detailed on the AA Move My Car web site. Quotes are obtained by using the quote function on the web site. All prices quoted for non AA members will contain the £4.99 delivery charge. All Initial Move My Car Service Quotes need to be confirmed by calling the the AA Move My Car team.

'AA Move My Car Patrol' means the person providing the Move My Car Service for and on behalf of the AA.

'Collection' means our collection of Your Vehicle from the Collection Location;

'Collection location' means [Delivery] [Delivery location]

'Fee' means the sum which You pay us in consideration of the performance of the Move My Car Service which shall include and any VAT and other applicable taxes payable.

'You' and 'Your' means the person who requests the provision of Move My Car Service.

Move My Car Service Description

What is included:Collection and delivery of your vehicle from and to mainland UK postal addresses to timescales agreed with customers.

Phone lines open as instructed on the website – Service available 24/7 365 days a year.

Discount for AA Members

Fees charged for vehicle movements will be as quoted on the AA Move My Car section of the website

What is not included: Transportation of customers with the vehicle
Fees quoted on the website do not include ferry or toll charges. If routes include ferries or tolls the please call for a quote



General Terms of Contract

The contract governed by these Terms and Conditions is made between You and the AA.

  1. The Move My Car Service is available 7 days a week (excluding Christmas Day, Boxing Day and New Years Day) 24 hrs per day.
  2. The locations for the pick up and drop off of the Move My Car Service, as requested by You, must be approved by the AA and, once agreed, cannot be changed unless otherwise agreed by the parties. You must ensure that you have any necessary permissions from the owner or occupier of the Collection Location and Delivery Location for the Collection and Delivery (as applicable) to be carried out there.
  3. The Fee must be paid in advance by debit card or credit card. VAT and any other applicable taxes will be included in the Fee. A VAT receipt will be sent out to You if requested.
  4. Where You are not the owner of the Vehicle:
    a) by instructing us to carry out the Move My Car Service in relation to the Vehicle You warrant to us that You are authorised by the owner and/or registered keeper of the Vehicle to do so; and
    b)You agree to hold us harmless and make good any losses, costs or damages which we incur as a result of any claims against us by the owner or registered keeper of the Vehicle alleging that, or resulting from the fact that, You were not authorised to so instruct us and/or the provision by us of the Move My Car Service under Your direction.
  5. Right to Cancel

  6. If you wish to cancel a Move My Car Service appointment, please ring us on 0870 060 0143
  7. If with Your agreement we deploy a AA Move My Car Patrol and provide the Service your right to cancel will end as soon as we have deployed an AA Move My Car Patrol.
  8. Extent of Move My Car Service

  9. We will carry out the Move My Car Service described above under 'What is included'. No other services are included (for example, but without limitation those listed above under 'What is not included').
  10. Right to refuse service

  11. The AA has the right, at any time, to refuse to provide or arrange the Move My Car Service where it reasonably considers that:
    a) You or anyone accompanying You, is behaving or has behaved in a threatening or abusive manner to AA Group employees, patrols or agents, or to any third-party contractor;
    b) You have falsely represented that You are entitled to services that You are not entitled to;
    c) You have assisted another person in accessing AA services to which they are not entitled;
    d) You owe the AA Group money or have no ability to pay with respect to any services, spare parts or other matters provided or to be provided by the AA Group or by a third party on the AA's instruction;
    e) the circumstances surrounding the Vehicle (other than solely as a result of a failure on the part of the AA), for example its location, are such that provision of the Move My Car Service would involve any breach of the law or there is a reasonably foreseeable health and safety risk to a third party, an AA employee or agent providing the Move My Car Service and where there is the potential for harm or damage to the environment;
    f) where, in the AA's opinion, Your Vehicle is dangerous, overladen, unroadworthy or otherwise unlawful to use on a public road, we reserve the right to refuse to provide the Move My Car Service;
    g) where You or a representative appointed by You are not with Your Vehicle at the time of the Collection and Delivery;
    h) If we attend your vehicle and cannot load the vehicle without the use of specialist equipment then you will receive a full refund minus a £49 callout fee and the AA will not recover your vehicle.
    i) If we attend your vehicle and the vehicle needs moving for the purpose of loading, then we will send a service van to assist. This will count as one callout under your yearly membership entitlement (If this callout will exceed your yearly entitlement a £49 fee would be charged).
    If we attend your vehicle and the vehicle needs moving for the purpose of loading, then the AA will:
    1. Send out a service van at a cost of £49 to assist with the loading.
    2. Refund you the money paid to recover the vehicle minus a £49 callout fee and the AA will not recover the vehicle
  12. Matters outside the AA's reasonable control

  13. While the AA seeks to meet the service needs of its customers at all times, its resources are finite and this may not always be possible. We shall use all reasonable endeavours to complete the Move My Car Service within the time estimates given to You. We shall inform You of any delay as soon as possible.
  14. The AA shall not be liable for Move My Car Service failure where the AA is faced with circumstances outside its reasonable control. Events which might constitute circumstances outside the AA's reasonable control include (but are not limited to) acts of God, outbreak of hostilities, riot, civil disturbance, acts of terrorism, acts of government or authority (including the refusal or revocation of any licence or consent), fire, subsidence, explosion, flood, snow, fog or other bad weather conditions, vehicle, equipment or systems failures, shortages of fuel or other necessary supplies, failure of telecommunications lines or systems, default of suppliers or subcontractors, theft, malicious damage, strike, lock out or industrial action of any kind.
  15. If weather conditions mean that either a) it is not safe for us or our agents to complete the Move My Car Service, or b) the Move My Car Service could not reasonably be carried out to required standards, then the AA reserve the right to rearrange an appointment. In these situations You will be given as much notice as possible.
  16. Exclusion of liability for loss of profit

  17. The AA shall not be liable for any losses suffered or caused by You or any third party arising from the provision by us of the Move My Car Service where such losses are i) not foreseeable at the time of Your purchase of the Move My Car Service or ii) not a direct result of a breach of a legal duty of care owed by us or iii) not a direct result of a breach by us of the terms and conditions of Your purchase. Nothing set out above will reduce Your statutory rights. For the avoidance of doubt, nothing in this clause or these Terms & Conditions shall exclude or restrict the AA's liability for negligence resulting in death or personal injury.
  18. Enforcement of Terms and Conditions

  19. Failure to enforce or non-reliance on any of these Terms and Conditions by the AA on a particular occasion or occasions will not prevent the AA from subsequently relying on or enforcing them.
  20. None of these Terms and Conditions are enforceable by anyone else other than You and the AA. For the avoidance of doubt, and without limitation to the generality of the foregoing, any rights under The Contracts (Rights of Third Parties) Act 1999, or any replacement thereof, are hereby excluded.
  21. Use of personal information

  22. We reserve the right to provide details of the Move My Car Service provided to You to:
    i) the owner and/or registered keeper of the Vehicle (if not You);
    ii) Your Representative (if You have advised us of one).
  23. The Acromas Holdings group of companies, of which the AA group of companies* (including Automobile Association Developments Limited, trading as AA Breakdown Services, AA Media Limited, AA Limited, AA Financial Services Limited and Automobile Association Insurance Services Limited) forms a part ('we') will use your personal information for the following purposes*:
    a) to identify you when you contact us;
    b) to allow us to give you a quote and assess which payment options we can offer you;
    c) to help identify accounts, services and/or products which you could have from us or selected partners from time to time. We may do this by automatic means using a scoring system, which uses the information you have provided, any information we hold about you and information from third party agencies (including credit reference agencies who will keep a record of your enquiry);
    d) to help administer, and contact you about improved administration of, any accounts, services and products we have provided before, or provide now or in the future;
    e) to carry out marketing analysis and customer profiling (including with transactional information), conduct research, including creating statistical and testing information;
    f) to help to prevent and detect fraud or loss; and
    g) to contact you in any way (including mail, email, telephone, text or multimedia messages) about products and services offered by us and/or selected partners unless you have previously asked us not to use the relevant personal data for such purposes.
  24. We may allow other people and organisations to use information we hold about you for the purpose of providing services you have asked for, as part of the process of selling one or more of our businesses, or if we have been legitimately asked to provide information for legal or regulatory purposes or as part of legal proceedings or prospective legal proceedings. From time to time, these service providers and organisations may be outside the European Economic Area in countries that do not have the same standards of protection for personal data as the UK. We will, however, always use every reasonable effort to ensure sufficient protections are in place to safeguard your personal information.
  25. We may monitor and record communications with you (including phone conversations and emails) for quality assurance and compliance reasons.

    *A list of companies forming the AA group of companies is available from the AA Data Protection Compliance Manager at the branch office address set out below. See the AA privacy policy at

  26. Interpretation, use of English law & language

  27. The headings used in these Terms and Conditions are for convenience only and shall not affect the interpretation of their contents.
  28. These Terms and Conditions, and any agreement entered into in connection with the same, shall be interpreted in accordance with the laws of England and Wales and subject to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of the courts of England and Wales.

Compliments and complaints

If You have a compliment or complaint we really want to hear from You. We welcome Your comments as they give us the opportunity to put things right and to improve AA service.

Please phone us on: 0844 2090556
Text phone users can ring: 0845 850 1207

Or write to:
Member Relations,
AA, Lambert House,
Stockport Road,
Cheshire, SK8 2DY.
Fax: 0161 488 7544

AA Company Details

Automobile Association Developments Limited, trading as AA Breakdown Services. Registered office: Fanum House, Basing View, Basingstoke, RG21 4EA. Registered in England and Wales Number: 01878835.

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0870 060 0143


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Monday to Friday
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