The following members who travel in Japan are entitled to services equivalent to JAF regular members under reciprocal agreement.
- The members of the affiliated automobile clubs of the FIA (Fédération Internationale de l'Automobile)
- The members of the AIT (Alliance Internationale de Tourisme)
- The members of AAA (the American Automobile Association, Inc.)
Our services are available up to a year from the date they entered Japan. To obtain our services, club members must present their home club’s valid membership card which usually bears the FIA, AIT or AAA logo.
This is the courtesy service only for travelers; residents in Japan are requested to join JAF as a new member to receive our services.
Emergency Roadside Assistance
Note: In the case of trouble with a rental cars in Japan, visitors should contact the rental car company first.
Call #8139 to reach the nearest operation center automatically. This number is available from fixed and mobile phone which is based on touch-tone style. Alternatively call 0570 00 8139 accessible by all types of telephone except for PHS mobile phone.
On expressways, use an emergency telephone.
As there are a few roadside assistance providers other than JAF running roadside assistance on expressways at commercial basis, any services calls based on FIA/AIT/AAA Reciprocity must be made at JAF. Otherwise, service fee will be charged.
Roadside assistance vehicles are on call 24/7 throughout the country for passenger cars and motorcycles. For any member of FIA/AIT affiliated clubs or AAA who presents a valid home membership card with FIA/AIT/AAA logo, basic roadside assistance service on the road will be provided free of charge. Separate parts must be paid for.
If a car or a motorcycle cannot be repaired on the spot, free towing service to the nearest garage is also available up to 15km. If it exceeds this allowance, JPY 720 per every one km is payable.
Aadvice & Information
Services provided only in Japanese. For further information, please call JAF branch offices.
Touring & Road Information
Touring information, route recommendation: Free of charge. Call JAF branch offices.
Advice free of charge.
Advice free of charge.
JAF Drive Maps (up to three maps in Japanese): Free of charge.
Road maps, atlases, guide books are on sale at each branch offices at 10% discount for members of any FIA/AIT affiliated clubss or AAA.
Travel agency is not available. Recommendation of contracted outside travel agencies provided.
JAF Discount Program
JAF is one of the affiliated clubs of the world-wide discount service network (Show Your Card! etc.).
Foreign club members who present their valid home club membership card carrying either logo below is eligible to receive discounts from JAF discount partner facilities. Follow this link to find savings for foreign club members.
NOTE: As of 31 October 2016, JAF has terminated JAF temporary membership card issuing service for foreign club members. Please show your membership card to obtain JAF services.