Learning to drive is far from cheap, but do you really know how expensive it can be?

New Driver NI have created a simple breakdown of the Cost of Learning to Drive:

 

Breakdown of Costs–

 

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….

 

 Approximate costs of Driving Lessons

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