Driving Lessons in Cardiff

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Driving Lessons in Cardiff & all surrounding areas.

We welcome you at Bennetts Driving School in Cardiff, we consider ourselves as one of the area’s top driving schools and have several Fully Qualfied DVSA approved driving instructors that operate throughout all of Cardiff and surrounding places. 

Our Driving Lessons In Cardiff;

We have designed courses to suit everyone’s needs. We are well aware that every individual is different and has different levels of absorbing knowledge, this calls for excellent and exclusive training methods. We will exceed your expectations in every way when you learn to drive with us in Cardiff.

As well as having high standards of teaching we believe that learning should be fun and enjoyable at all times. We are a very well established driving school with over 3o years experience and strive on our excellent reputation for providing the highest levels of tuition at all times. 

Bennetts recognise the importance of learning to drive in a safe and comfortable environment and provide a choice of modern dual controlled vehicles chosen especially for their size and ease to learn in.

We offer fantastic discounted 1st lessons so you can try out the driving instructor and their vehicle, we try to keep our driving lesson prices to a very competitive rate and also we offer a generous discount if you purchase a block of TEN hours. 

Special Offer

1st Lesson Only £60 (2 Hours)


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Special Offer
1st Lesson £60
(2 Hours)


Standard Rate
1 Hour


Discounted Rate – Block Of 10 – £340


“Well pleased with my driving instructor Mike, he is really awesome and patient and has taught me loads”

Tom Hampton 

“I am so happy with how my lessons went with Bennetts. I can’t thank you enough and am very pleased to say I have passed my driving test first time!”

Elise F

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*Unless 24 hours notice is given, any lesson cancellations will be charged at your current lesson rate.

Learning to drive in Cardiff

We do encourage learners to also drive with the parents, friends and family whilst also taking lessons with us as any practice is good practice, you will need to have a vehicle that is taxed and insured (the vehicle should be suitable for your age) before taking it out on the road, ‘L’ plates need to be displayed on both front and back of the car till you get the full driving license and most importantly you can drive only in the company of somebody who is 21 years of age or above and has held a full driving license for a period of 3 or more years.

We have a team of highly qualified and skilled DVLA approved ADIs (Approved Driving Instructors), they are evaluated on a regular basis to ensure that the quality of training provided at our school is always up to date.

The tuition time that is assigned to you is dedicated completely to you and no other student is given lessons during that time. We also offer to pick you up from home, office, college or any other place so that you can get your lessons as per your convenience.

People get anxious during their initial hands-on training sessions. It is essential to stay calm and confident for safe driving. Your safety is a major concern for us. At Bennetts, we make every effort to boost up your confidence. We not only steer you to clear your driving tests but also inculcate the safe driving habits in you.

After passing the UK test, you will be on 2 years probation period i.e. if you get 6 or more penalty points you will lose your license. Consequently, you will have to reapply for your license which means you will again need to go through the theory and practical tests.

So as to avoid these, we provide refresher courses which are designed around your needs. It improves your driving skills further and eliminates any bad habit that you may have acquired. Bennetts is there to tackle all your driving problems. Book your Driving Lessons in Cardiff today.

We currently operate in following area’s: Ely, Pentrebane, Fairwater, Morganstown, Pentyrch, Whitchurch, Landaff, Caerau, Canton, Pantcanna, Gabalfa, Leckwith, Riverside, Mynachdy, Heath, Birchgrove, Lanishen, St Mellons, Lanrumney, Trowbridge, Roath Penylan, Pontprennau, Maindy, Cathays, Splott, Bluetown, Cardiff Bay, Grangetown, Leckwith, Cyncoed and all of the City Center. 

Cardiff is the capital of Wales with easy access by vehicle from the M6, M5 and M4 Motorways. Cardiff has a good regular train serivce operating 7 days a week. If travelling to Cardiff from overseas then you can land at Cardiff Aiprort which is only 12 miles away from the City Center.

There are many attractions to see in Cardiff, you have the National Museum, Cardiff Castle, The Millenium Centre, The City Hall and Cardiff Bay, there are many more attractions in Cardiff.

Cardiff Driving Test Centres

The Cardiff Theory Test Centre is located at
Limrick House,
23 Churhcill Way,
South Glamorgan,
CF10 2HE

The Cardiff Driving Test Centre is located at
Thornbury House
Unit 11,
Lambourne Cresent,
Cardiff Business Park,
CF14 5GF

Why choose to learn to drive with Bennetts?

All our driving instructors in Cardiff have a good knowledge of the local area and will be able to direct you to safe area’s to drive in and around Cardiff to suit your driving capabilities.

Our driving instructors are well rehearsed with all the knowledge and skills to teach you to learn to drive in a safe and enjoyable environment, with over 30 years of experience you can be assured you are in the right hands.

When you have reached a good standard your driving instructor will take you on some of the more tricky traffic systems and road layouts in the Cardiff area.

Once you have passed your driving test you will have much more independence and having a full UK driving licence can open up more job opportunities.

So if you are ready to take the plunge and become one of our happy customers then simply give us a call or if you prefer you can book online. We look forward to helping you become a safe and competent driver for life.

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Taking you driving lessons in Cardiff

Cardiff located in South Wales is a flourishing capital city and is an incredibly popular area for learners aiming to learn how to drive not just due to its close proximity to the M4 offering links to both the rest of Wales and across the border into England however it also contains numerous large universities including Cardiff University and the University of South Wales with lots of students taking the opportunity to learn here.

The Driving and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) do run a test centre in Cardiff which can be found at Thornbury Home, System 11 Lambourne Crescent, Cardiff Service Park, Cardiff, South Glamorgan, CF14 5GF. The test centre is fairly modern and consists of all the facilities you will require to finish your test including a good-sized parking area where you will be asked to finish a few of the common manoeuvres.

The test centre is located near both the A470 (Cardiff to Glan Conwy Trunk Roadway) and A469 both of which are high-speed roadways and contain dual carriageway driving one or both are likely to come up throughout your test along with roundabouts both large and little. Like most busy houses, Cardiff’s roads can end up being crowded at peak times of the day and it is most likely that you will encounter some traffic. All test routes are designed to avoid this as much as possible.

We pickup from all of the suburbs of Cardiff. Whether you are at home, work and even out shopping we would be able to meet you for your driving course. With the driving trainer’s understanding of Cardiff, you will be ensured of a good understanding of all the regional driving test routes.