The European Youth Card Association (EYCA) is a non-profit organisation that represents 37 youth card organisations in 35 countries across Europe.  All are committed to promoting youth mobility and active citizenship to more than 6 million cardholders.

EYCA has one member organisation in every country/territory where it is represented; this member develops the youth card and provides young people access to discounts and benefits in the fields of mobility, accommodation, culture, services and products. EYCA member organisations are NGOs and private foundations, as well as state and public institutions and social benefit enterprises.

The highest governing body is the General Assembly, which elects ten members of the Board and the President.

EYCA was founded in 1987 and its office is based in Brussels, Belgium.


Promotes youth movement, offering benefits in transport, accommodation and other travel services.

Enables information about youth through many communication channels to enable members of her- websites, magazines, newsletters, list of price discounts, social media groups, both national and regional

It encourages the participation of young people, organizing and promoting projects, exchange programs, campaigns, competitions and other events for young people.