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40 AAA Discounts You Probably Didn't Know Existed

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Linsay ThomasGuest Blogger
August 28, 2016 · 6.7k Views

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Are you a AAA member? If not, you should be. AAA not only offers auto insurance and roadside assistance, but also numerous discounts as well. Most of these discounts aren’t even auto-related. You can save on haircuts, dining, shopping, sports, attractions and more.

Check out our AAA coupon page for easy ways to save on your membership. For additional savings, click on the retailers in the list below to visit their coupon pages.

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There are dozens of discounts that you didn’t know existed. Most AAA members probably don’t even know they exist. Membership prices vary from state to state, but it seems to average about $70 a year. Many members say they average more than $100 a year in discounts, so they actually make money by purchasing a membership. But it all depends on whether or not you’ll use the discounts. Is a membership right for your personal situation? Read on to learn more about the various AAA discounts and see how much you could save.


  1. 1-800 Flowers: 20% off
  2. FTD: 20% off
  3. Hard Rock Café: 10% off food and merchandise
  4. DirecTV: $10 off per month for two years
  5. Sprint: Waived activation fee and 10% monthly discount
  6. T-Mobile: $60 off for new customers, waived activation fee
  7. Papa John’s: 25% off regular price orders online or with the Papa John's app with promo code 25AAA
  8. 20% off select Cirque du Soleil shows in Las Vegas
  9. California’s Great America: $6.99 off admission
  10. Knott’s Berry Farm: Up to 30% off admission
  11. Disneyland: Up to 30% off admission
  12. Six Flags Discovery Kingdom: Up to 30% off admission
  13. Six Flags Magic Mountain: Up to 30% off admission
  14. California Academy of Sciences: $6.99 off admission
  15. Up to 40% off movie tickets for AMC Theatres, Regal Cinemas, and Cinemark
  16. Up to 30% on tickets to select Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey performances
  17. Reebok Outlet Stores: 20% off
  18. Payless ShoeSource: $10 off when you spend $40 or more
  19. Dell: Up to 30% off select systems
  20. HP: 15% off printer ink and 10% off other select items
  21. Office Depot OfficeMax: 5% off
  22. Dr. Scholl’s: 10% off
  23. UPS: 15% off services
  24. New York & Company: 25% off
  25. Brookstone: $5 off when you spend $99 or more
  26. NASCAR: 15% off
  27. GNC: 15% off
  28. Target: $10 off when you spend $100 or more
  29. PetSmart: 6% off
  30. Petco: 10% off
  31. Skechers: 20% off
  32. Kohl’s: 15% off when you spend $100 or more
  33. Zales: $10 off when you spend $100 or more
  34. SiriusXM: up to 40% off
  35. Ticketmaster: Up to 50% off tickets for select shows. Ticket deals include 2-for-1 tickets, Me+3 (4-packs), $40 below and more. New offers are available for AAA members daily.
  36. Bloomingdales: Up to 50% off select merchandise
  37. Dollar Rent A Car: 10% off rentals
  38. Hertz: Up to 20% off standard rate for car rental
  39. Thrifty Car Rental: 8% off car rentals in the United States and Canada when you book in advance.
  40. Vacation offers: AAA offers many travel discounts, special deals and offers. Here are just a few examples: Receive a $50 activity voucher when you book a Hawaiian vacation. Save 25% on select hotels. Save $100 on your next trip when you book a Disneyland package that includes a 3-Day Park Hopper Ticket. To learn more about AAA’s vacation offers, click here. Book your next vacation and save big!

This is just the tip of the iceberg. There are likely many more discounts than what’s listed here. Many discounts are based on location, so click here and type in your ZIP code and select a distance (10, 25, 50, 75, or 100 miles). You can also enter a keyword and select a category. Press the Search button and you’ll see what’s available based on your selections.

Roadside assistance through your existing auto insurance is much cheaper than an AAA membership, so if you do purchase one, do it for the discounts. However, be mindful that other services and programs you use may give you the same – or even better – discounts. If you work, your company may have an employee purchase program that offers discounts on various things. If you’re an AARP member, you may get similar discounts as well. The discounts are plentiful, but will you use them? Will it be worth a membership?


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Linsay Thomas is a seasoned writer and editor who has written thousands of articles about topics such as saving money, healthcare, law, pets and education. She hails from California, where she lives with her husband, two children and a menagerie of pets. When she's not writing, she enjoys sports, breeding chocolate Labs and visiting the beach.