Join us

In order to stay in a Youth Hostel you can become a member of a Youth Hostel association. Membership is open to people of all ages and gives access for one year, from the date of purchase, to all Youth Hostels, located in France and abroad. You can get your membership card directly with the Youth Hostel or here at L.F.A.J.

Carte d'adhésion


  • L.F.A.J. International card (under 26): 7.00 €
  • L.F.A.J. International card (over 26): 11.00 €
  • International Family card*: 20,00 €
  • International Group card**:50,00 €
  • One-night card: 1.50 € (only in our Youth Hostels)

* family: please provide an administrative birth record or a marital record. Only children under 14 only can be registered in this card. 
** group (from 10 persons): the membership form must be sent to us with a written request made on headed paper.



You only have to provide the following documents:

  • Parental authorization (or signature on the membership form) for children under 18, with a copy of the ID of the parent authorizing the child to travel.
  • Membership form
  • I.D. (or copy of your ID when applying at distance)
  • Membership fees can be paid online or by cheque payable to L.F A J. (if sent through Post Office, add 2,00 € for France or 2,30 for foreign countries).
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