Driving Lessons in Barking & Ilford, Chingford, Woodford & Walthamstow

Thousands of people have passed with Bennetts Driving school

We have an excellent first-time pass rate.

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Automatic Driving Lessons in Ilford, Barking & surrounding areas.

Welcome to Bennetts, we are a long established driving school providing automatic driving lessons in Ilford. Our driving instructors are all registered by the DVSA and have gone through vigorous training so you can have the highest standard of tuition. Your driving lessons will be conducted in a BMW Series 1 dual controlled car. We have over 30 years experience in teaching people to drive and have a great introductory offer for all new pupils which you can take advantage whilst getting to know your instructor, then you are welcome to arrange more lessons with your dedicated driving instructor. We do not charge extra for evening or weekend lessons and all lessons are a very reasonable rate for the expertise you will receive, you can also benefit from further reductions in block booking lessons.

 If you haven’t yet passed your theory test please take advantage of our FREE online theory & hazard perception practice test, click here to log on. It is very near to the official test that you will need to pass before booking a practical driving test. Always book your tests through www.gov.uk to avoid paying extra charges with other companies.

If you have any questions or would like to book your driving lessons in Ilford please give our friendly team a call, we are open 8-8 Monday to Friday and 9-5 on Saturdays, you can also reach us by email or our social media platforms: Facebook or Instagram

Check out our reviews and to see why we are rated Excellent on TrustPilot


Special Offer First 2 Hours Only £55

Book your driving lessons by Phone, Email, Online or Social Media

First 2 Driving Lessons Only £55 

1 Hour

Block of 10 Lessons £340

We currently provide driving lessons in IG1, IG2, IG3, IG4, IG5 and IG11. 

Learning to drive is an essential skill in life, when you learn any new subject you will try and find the best tutor that suits you and this is the same when looking for a driving instructor but be rest assured with Bennetts, we have been teaching pupils to drive for over 30 years, we are a well established and reputable school, don’t just take our word for it, check out our excellent reviews on TrustPilot.

Upon booking your lessons with us which you are welcome to do by calling our team, via email or online, you will be automatically enrolled for the free theory training, we will arrange a date and time for your first lesson, your instructor will pick you up from home, college, work or wherever is convenient for you, you’ll be given a progress record card so you can keep track of what you have learnt and you’ll be on the right road for gaining your full driving licence – freedom!

We are here for you every step of the way so if you have any questions don’t hesitate to get in touch. 

Rated 5 out of 5 stars


Brilliant!!!! I had Steven and though I was one of the oldest students he had, he made it really easy to understand and explained what to expect every step of the way, giving real honest experiences and straight to the point guidance. Really appreciate it and I managed to pass first time!!