Driving instructors typically charge between £20 to £25 per hour for instruction. On Average a learner driver requires around 45 hours of lessons before they are test-ready, but everyone learns at different rates. We have created a simple breakdown of the average Cost of learning to drive.

  • Provisional Licence – £62.50
  • Average Price of Driving lesson – £20 – 25 (at the Discretion of the Driving Instructor)
  • 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)

These costs are subject to change and are simply an estimate to show the approximate cost of learning to drive.