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Compare AA and RAC

As to which is best AA or RAC it's hard to decide. You can compare AA membership prices Vs RAC membership prices below, starting with the basic level offering roadside assistance right up to a comprehensive level where you are covered for breakdown recovery, home start and onward travel arrangements if your car should breakdown while on a trip.

  AA vs RAC Roadside  
 CompanyProduct DetailsRoadside AssistanceRecoveryHome StartOnward JourneyPriceMembership Quote  
     
 AARoadside AssistanceYes_iconNo_iconNo_iconNo_iconFrom
£49.00
 
 RACRoadsideYes_iconNo_iconNo_iconNo_iconFrom
£34.99
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AA or RAC Breakdown Cover (entry level)
  AA Vs RAC Recovery  
 CompanyProduct DetailsRoadside AssistanceRecoveryHome StartOnward JourneyPriceMembership Quote  
     
 LogoRecoveryYes_iconYes_iconNo_iconNo_iconFrom
£74.99
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AA or RAC Breakdown Recovery
  AA Vs RAC Homestart  
 CompanyProduct DetailsRoadside AssistanceRecoveryHome StartOnward JourneyPriceMembership Quote  
     
 LogoHome StartYes_iconNo_iconYes_iconNo_iconFrom
£85.00
 
 LogoAt HomeYes_iconNo_iconYes_iconNo_iconFrom
£74.98
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AA or RAC Home Start Breakdown Cover
  Recovery + Home Start AA Vs RAC Offers  
 CompanyProduct DetailsRoadside AssistanceRecoveryHome StartOnward JourneyPriceMembership Quote  
     
 LogoRecovery + HomeYes_iconYes_iconYes_iconNo_iconFrom
£84.99
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AA or RAC Breakdown Recovery & Home Start
  Onward Travel, Recovery & Home Assist AA Vs RAC Offers  
 CompanyProduct DetailsRoadside AssistanceRecoveryHome StartOnward JourneyPriceMembership Quote  
     
 LogoOnward TravelYes_iconYes_iconYes_iconYes_iconFrom
£99.99
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AA or RAC Breakdown Recovery, Home Start & Onward Journey
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Why Buy Car Breakdown Cover?

Starting from as little as £20 online, breakdown cover offers you insurance against the cost of expensive breakdown services and towing charges that you may be forced to pay if you are not covered when you break down.

Roadside Assistance

AA Roadside Assistance for cars, vans, caravans, taxis and minibuses provides basic breakdown cover if you break down at least 1/4 mile away from your home. If your vehicle can't be fixed at the roadside by the AA patrol they will tow you to the nearest garage.

RAC Roadside Assistance for vans, motorbikes, cars, motorhomes, pickup or car derived vans, caravans and trailers offers breakdown cover for vehicles under 10 years old as long as you break down at least 1/4 mile away from your home, and as with the AA, if your vehicle cannot be fixed at the roadside you will be towed to a garage up to 10 miles away.

Home Start

AA Home Start breakdown cover offers you home assistance as well as roadside cover.

RAC Home Start breakdown cover membership offers home breakdown cover as well as roadside rescue.

Breakdown Recovery

AA Relay offers breakdown recovery services for a car or other vehicle and up to 7 passengers, you can choose any single desination in the UK for your vehicle to be recovered to, also includes AA roadside assist.

RAC Recovery offers to take your vehicle and up to 8 people to any single UK address as well as everything included with RAC roadside cover.

Onward Travel

AA Onward Travel known as AA Stay Mobile offers you an option to stay mobile while your car is being repaired. Cover can ensure you stay mobile for up to three days. you can choose from: a courtesy car for 72 hours, a day's public transport fares or a night's hotel expenses. Up to 7 people are covered.

RAC Onward Travel cover is an add-on option only available in conjunction RAC Recovery. You get a replacement vehicle for up to 3 days while yours is being fixed, or either overnight accommodation or alternative transport costs for up to 8 people subject to maximum limits, £150 per person or £500 per group, whichever is less.