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Booking driving lessons in Folkestone
Folkestone is well known for its harbour and famous cliffs and its transport links. The harbour was once the connection between the UK and France, the M20 directly Folkestone to Ashford, Maidstone and London and the HS1 connects Folkestone commuters to London is less than an hour.
Being notorious for travel its understandable that when the many students from Folkestone Academy, Folkestone School for Girls or Harvey Grammar School for boys reach the age of 17, they will be itching to get behind the wheel and start their driving lessons in Folkestone.
Finding a driving instructor isn’t a frequently made search. So how do you know where to find one? Or when you do find one what you’re looking for? Fortunately, for those looking for driving lessons in Folkestone, Rated Driving Instructors is the solution to that challenge.
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After you have passed your test, whether you are looking to go out for a Nepalese bite at Annapurna or spend the afternoon walking down the Lower Leas Coastal Park, the world will be your oyster.
Practical Test centre in Folkestone
The hours and hours of driving lessons in Folkestone practicing behind the wheel leads up to the big moment of the driving test. By this time your driving instructor will have shown you everything you need to know and they key to successfully passing your driving test is keeping calm.
Fortunately for those in Folkestone, a practical driving test centre is close by located on Trinity Road and the next closest is nearly 15 miles away in Canterbury.
A big question for learners is, what is the average pass rate? For the UK, the average pass rate is 47% but it can vary quite significantly from test centre to test centre. For those who have taking their driving lessons in Folkestone the Folkestone test centre average pass rate is 44.2% so more or less in line with the national average.
During your practical driving test you can expect to complete a manoeuvre in a quieter area such as Park Farm Industrial Estate and to drive down busier A roads such as the A259 or the A260.
To book your practical driving test click here
Palting House, Trinity Road, Folkestone, Kent. CT20 2RH
Theory Test Centres in Folkestone
Before the practical driving test, you will first need to pass your driving theory test which is comprised of multiple choice questions and hazard perception test.
Similar to the practical test, the average pass rate in the UK is 47.3% and the pass rate between test centres can vary – although location doesn’t play a role in your ability to pass for this test!
The closest driving theory test centre for learner drivers in Folkestone would be in New Romney which is approximately 10 miles away or Canterbury which is approximately 15 miles away. The pass rate for New Romney isn’t visible, however the pass rate of Canterbury is 47.6% which is very slightly above the national average.
To book your theory driving test click here
21, Lower Bridge Street, Canterbury, Kent. CT1 2LG