Welcome to Driver Skills North East

Do you want to pass your driving test as quickly as possible and also save up to £500? Would you also like a MONEY BACK GUARENTEE? If your answer is YES and you’re looking for driving lessons in Durham, then lucky for you, because you’ve come to the right place.

One of the hardest things to do when you’ve made the decision to start taking driving lessons in Durham is to decide which one of the driving schools in Durham you want to go with? There are so many, so how do you choose the one that’s going to be right for you? Well. We’ve got hundreds of people through their driving test so let us help you pass your driving test as quickly as possible and save you over £500.


We don’t just teach our pupils to pass their Driving Test. All our pupils are taught the Driving Skills they’ll need for their Driving Test and so much more beyond. We understand how important it is to make sure our pupils are 100% confident and capable of a lifetime of safe driving, which is why we’re here for all our pupils, from provisional driving licence to full licence holder and onward to to their first car.

We tailor each lesson to the pupils individual learning style and create a bespoke driving plan to ensure each pupil gets the right instructor for them, in the time frame required and within budget.

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Would you like to have a chat with our Team? Call 0191 3749083


Your local family run Driving School with over 20 years experience and dedicated to getting safe, confident drivers on the road, capable of years of happy motoring. Not just to pass their driving test.

We’ve developed our learner driver program over the years to achieve high standards of driving ability and the best driving test results for all our pupils. Ensuring they pass their driving test as expediently and cost effectively as possible. We even match your learning style to the driving instructor that’s right for you.

We have successfully taught hundreds of pupils across the North East for over 20 years with our in house trained driving instructor team.

You can read more about our team here About Us


Click on the links to find out more about the services we offer in your area

Durham Chester Le Street Consett Crook Darlington

We also provide lessons from Durham University campuses, Durham Sixth Form College, New College Durham as well as local Academies and Secondary Schools within the listed areas

We provide one to one tuition for Automatic and Manual Driving Lessons as well as Intensive Driving Courses across the North East. Just read our reviews on Yell.com Facebook and Trustpilot

Special Offer

First 5 Hours for £99

Available to all new pupils to Driver Skills North East, cannot be used in conjunction with an Intensive Course or Test