Car Locksmith Service

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Locked out? No problem.

We’ve all done it. But the next time you lock your keys inside your car, rely on dependable roadside service from AAA to get you going again. If our technician can’t unlock your vehicle, your AAA towing benefit will cover getting your vehicle to an approved service location.

How much does AAA locksmith service cost?

Your AAA Membership includes reimbursement for locksmith services for your vehicle(s).

Your Membership level determines your coverage.* Towing distances also vary based on your Membership plan. For questions about your AAA plan and benefits, call 800-922-8228. Review our reimbursement instructions to submit a reimbursement request.

AAA ClassicAAA Plus and Plus RVAAA Premier
Locksmith serviceLocksmith reimbursement up to $50, for vehicles onlyLocksmith reimbursement up to $100, for vehicles onlyLocksmith reimbursement up to $150, for vehicles as well as homes*
Towing to the nearest AAA-approved auto repair facility
Towing to a AAA independent contractor station
Miles of free towing included5 miles100 milesOne tow up to 200 miles*; three tows up to 100 miles

So fast and efficient.

“My granddaughter locked herself out of her car while we were at lunch. She called AAA, which quickly resolved the problem. The service was so fast and efficient, she got back to the table and finished her meal while it was still hot and delicious. Thank you!”

—Robert Savera, Las Vegas, Nevada

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Can AAA unlock my house?

AAA Premier Members are covered for up to $150 in locksmith reimbursement expenses to help unlock your home or vehicle*.

How do I apply for reimbursement consideration for locksmith services?

Review our reimbursement instructions to submit a reimbursement request.

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*AAA Premier Members are also entitled to Home Lockout Service, which is available only for the residence on file for the primary AAA Premier Member and applies only to locks that provide access into and out of that residence. AAA does not reimburse for Home Lockout Service to change locks for any reason other than lost keys, including domestic disputes and security concerns.