Driving Lessons in Durham

Learning To Drive In Durham

Driver Skills North East provides Manual and Automatic driving tuition in Durham and surrounding areas. Our Instructors are fully qualified Approved Driving Instructors, we have over 20 years experience creating safe confident drivers and we can even help you save money on the cost of driving! We understand how difficult it is to get quality driving tuition at a great rate in Durham.

What We Do Differently

Unlike other driving schools in Durham 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.

Each lesson is tailored to the pupils individual learning style and create a bespoke driving plan to ensure each pupil gets the right instructor for them and we go several steps further in helping you not just become a safe driver with the ability to pass your driving test, but we give you all the support and information you need about all aspects of driving; even how to save money on your driving lessons!

Learning to drive can be an overwhelming task which is why at Driver Skills North East you will learn with experienced, fully qualified, friendly instructors who will put you at easy while teaching you to be a safe and responsible driver.

Our Instructors

Our instructors Dave, Jason, Nigel and Michael cover Durham and the surrounding villages, they teach in a Ford Fiesta ST, a DS3 and Nissan Jukes.

Michael, Jason, Nigel & Dave can pick up learners directly from

  • Durham Johnston School
  • Framwellgate Secondary School
  • St. Leonard’s Secondary School
  • Durham School
  • Durham High School for Girls,
  • Durham 6th Form
  • New College
  • Houghall College
  • Durham University Colleges including Collingwood, Butler, St.Aidans, St.Cuthberts, St.Chads, Hatfield, St.Hild & Bede, Grey, St.John’s, St.Mary’s, Trevelyan, University (Castle) and Van Mildert  to accommodate learning round timetables.

All learners can start their lessons from home or their place of work. We actively work to accommodate all shift patterns and those with zero hours contracts.

When learning to drive in Durham you will sit your driving test at Durham Driving Test Centre.

Driver Skills North East has been helping new and experienced drivers learn and improve on their driving skills and helping hundreds of students pass their driving test in County Durham for over 20 years.

We offer both Automatic and Manual Intensive Courses, Block Bookings, Pass Plus, Refresher lessons and our most popular option, 2 hour learner lessons in the Durham area. Check out our Special Offers.

Manual Driving Lessons | Automatic Driving Lessons | Intensive Courses

Book your Theory Test Here!

To Book your driving lessons with us in Durham you can book online here or you can call us on: 0191 374 9083 or 07838 055099