0871 789 1074
Calls cost 13p/min plus standard access charge
The RAC also known as RAC Limited is a British automotive services company, they specialize in roadside assistance and this is the service which represents the majority of their company but they also have expanded to offer car insurance among other vehicle related services. The RAC was founded in 1897 as part of the Royal Automotive Club and became the modern day version of the company in 1978 as R.A.C Motoring Services Ltd.
The RAC currently has around 2000 breakdown vehicles which attend 2.8 million breakdowns every year and has 8 million roadside assistance customers with 2.2 million being individual members and 4.5 million being corporate customers, they offer their breakdown services 24/7 and deal with around 4 million calls per year. RAC also service UK customers visiting other countries in Europe with their “RAC Europe” scheme and provides English speaking support staff to help you when you are abroad.
The RAC’s current UK headquarters is based in Walsall, West Midlands, England, with it’s European headquarters in Lyon, France.
RAC Customer Services – 0871 789 1074
For all general enquires for the RAC please use the following number – 0871 789 1074. This is the RAC’s customer services number which you can ring regarding all enquires that you have, they will either be able to answer your question or pass your call onto the relevant department who can assist you further. Alternatively you can ring 01603 605206 which is a mobile-friendly number which may be cheaper depending on your network rate.
RAC Breakdown Cover – 0871 976 5329
If you need to get in touch with the RAC customer services regarding breakdown cover please ring – 0871 976 5329. You can also use this number enquire about not only breakdown cover but all other vehicle related services such as your membership, membership renewals & cancelling, updating your contact or vehicle information. They will also be able to assist you with any issues you encounter while using their website such as if you have forgotten your login details and cannot login.
The RAC is open from 8am to 8pm on Mondays through to Friday, and open from 9am to 5pm on Saturdays & Sundays along with any bank holidays, they are however not open on Christmas Day or Easter Sunday. Calls will be charged at 12p per minute plus your standard rate, there is an alternative number 0330 159 0740 which may be cheaper for some mobile customers but if you are unsure you should ring your network operator and see if these are included in your plan.
If you have broken down and require roadside assistance you can ring 0333 2000 999 where you can request roadside assistance, their roadside assistance number is ran 24/7 and if they are unable to resolve your issue they will give you a lift to where you need to go and take your car to a safe location, this number can also be used for accidents where they will be able to assist you in moving your vehicle.
RAC Insurance – 08700 429171
To get in touch with the RAC regarding their motor vehicle insurance you can use the phone number 0871 976 5329. These will put you in charge with their customer services who handle all of their car and other motor vehicle insurance enquires. This number is also used to upgrade or change your existing plan such as adding a new vehicle or adding optional extras like breakdown cover and windscreen protection. If you have sold your car or purchased a new car you should also use this number as you will need to inform the RAC about any vehicle changes which can impact on your insurance. Alternatively you can ring 0330 159 1031 which is a mobile-friendly number that may be cheaper depending on your network rate.
Alternative RAC Contact Methods
We also offer some alternative contact methods for getting in touch with the RAC including postal addresses, email addresses & social media
Use the following address for all RAC customer enquires, it will get you in contact with their customer services department who will be able to answer any questions that you have.
RAC Motoring Services,
Great Park Road,
Email the RAC
To email the RAC please fill out their online contact form which is available here, they will reply via your preferred methods of a callback or email at a time that is appropriate for you.
RAC Social Media
The RAC have a number of social media accounts which you can use to contact them where a member of their customer services team will assist you.