The Automobile Club of Southern California has opened a new branch at 19810 Beach Blvd. in Huntington Beach, in the Newland Center. The 6,000-square-foot office in front of Mother’s Market and Kitchen, at the intersection of Beach Boulevard and Utica Avenue, is the second new Orange County Auto Club branch to open this year and will serve 48,000 members living and working in the area.
The new office provides insurance, travel and automotive services, including most vehicle-related DMV transactions, and also sells member discount movie tickets for Regal Entertainment Group. Office hours are Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., and the office phone number is (714) 969-5361. For access to Auto Club services (except DMV) at any hour, residents can visit AAA.com.
“Auto Club membership in Orange County continues to grow, and the new branch will provide a convenient location for those living and working near downtown and coastal areas of Huntington Beach,” said Heather Felix, Surf City branch manager. “The new addition means we will now have 13 Orange County branches to serve our members.”
Auto Club members and the public can use AAA Travel services at the new office to plan tours and cruises, make worldwide and domestic airline reservations, book hotels and car rentals and obtain rail tickets and foreign currency. International travel services include passport, visa and customs information; low-cost passport photos; International Driver’s Permits and Mexico automobile insurance. Members receive special travel benefits and discounts, including complimentary TourBooks®, Trip Tiks®, and maps for auto travel.
The new office includes a staff of experienced insurance sales professionals who can provide auto, watercraft, homeowners, life, umbrella and renters insurance services, according to Insurance Business Manager Rob Sara. Other available insurance services include policies for rental properties, small businesses and collector cars.
The Automobile Club of Southern California, the largest member of the AAA federation of motor clubs, has been serving Southern California since 1900. Today, the Auto Club’s members benefit by roadside assistance, insurance products and services, travel agency, financial products, automotive pricing and buying programs, automotive testing and analysis, trip planning services and highway and transportation safety programs. Information about these products and services is available on the Auto Club’s Web site at www.AAA.com