Learning to drive is far from cheap, but do you really know how expensive it can be?
New Driver have created a simple breakdown of the Cost of Learning to Drive:
Provisional Licence – £62.50
Average Price of Driving lesson – £25
30 hours @ £25 = £750.00
35 hours @ £25 = £875.00
40 hours @ £25 = £1000
Theory test – £23.00
Theory Test resources: Books/DVD/: £25.
Practical Test – £45.50 Weekday Price / Evening and Weekend Price £62.50
Charge for using Driving instructors car for Test* £100 + (Average)
Driving Instructors may offer a discount for Block booking….
Total Cost: 30 Hours @ Weekday price: £ 931.00
Total Cost: 35 Hours @ Weekday Price: £ 1056.00
Total Cost: 40 Hours @ Weekday Price: £ 1181.00
Total Cost: 30 Hours @ Evening/Weekend Price: £ 948.00
Total Cost: 35 Hours @ Evening/Weekend Price: £ 1073.00
Total Cost: 40 Hours @ Evening/Weekend Price: £1198.00
On Average it will cost you £1064.50 to learn how to drive…
Of course this varies depending on how many lessons you need, if you have to repeat your Theory Test or your Practical Test.
The best advice we can give is TAKE YOUR TIME!!!
Do not rush into taking your theory or practical if you don’t feel confident, taking your time pays off in the long run!!!
These figures are just an average….