Intensive Driving Courses in Chesterfield

Looking for driving lessons in Chesterfield? PassMeFast could be the driving school for you. Unlike other schools, we won’t force you to take a single type of 5 day course—we offer you choice and flexibility. Better still, with us, you could pass your test just weeks after booking. So, if you live in Chesterfield, Dronfield, Bolsover or the nearby area, book a crash course with PassMeFast—you could be on the road sooner than you think!

Booking Intensive Driving Lessons in Chesterfield

Getting started with PassMeFast is easy.

After you’ve booked, we’ll assign you a booking agent, who’ll take care of the admin side of things. This includes, of course, finding you a fast-track practical test that takes place months ahead of the normal driving test waiting times.

Interested in automatic intensive driving lessons in Chesterfield?

Manual vs. automatic: which should you choose? The debate rages on over which is better, but here are the facts:

  • Automatic cars are a good option if you’re struggling with gear changes or clutch control
  • If you find yourself in stop-start traffic quite frequently, automatic cars will provide you with a smoother, less stressful drive
  • Manual cars, however, offer more control—plus, they’re generally cheaper both to buy and service
  • Passing in a manual allows you to drive both cars later on, but if you pass in an automatic, you won’t be able to legally drive a manual car

The choice, ultimately, is yours. The good news is that PassMeFast offers you both options; we have both manual and automatic courses in Chesterfield!

Meanwhile, you’ll take your lessons alongside a local, DVSA-approved driving instructor. With their experience and guidance, you’ll become a confident driver, adept at dealing with any situation you come across on the road. Best of all, you’ll be totally ready for your test. So, don’t waste money on “guaranteed pass” courses—come to a driving school that can help you pass first time. Start by calling us, or by clicking the button below.

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Why choose PassMeFast for your intensive driving course?

  • Courses to suit all drivers
  • Flexible driving lessons to fit any schedule
  • Learn with experienced instructors
  • Home and workplace pickups
  • Pass in as little as one week

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Practical Driving Test Centres in Chesterfield

Once you’re at the end of your course, it’s time for you to take your test—but where should you head? Luckily for learners in Chesterfield, the answer is: not very far! The Chesterfield practical test centre is conveniently located for learners here; alternatively, you could head to one of the other two Derbyshire test centres—Buxton or Derby—or the Sheffield Handsworth test centre.

Theory Test Centres in Chesterfield

Chesterfield is doubly lucky, as, unlike many other towns, it has both a practical and a theory test centre. As such, it could hardly be easier to take your test here—useful, as you’ll need to have passed your theory test before you can book a practical! If you’d rather head outside of Chesterfield, you may also wish to consider the Sheffield and Mansfield theory test centres.

Haven't taken your theory test yet?

Taking your theory test lays the groundwork for your future as a driver. Be sure to add a theory test to your course if you haven’t passed yet. Why not prepare by checking out the history of the theory test?

Driving Around Chesterfield

In a town like Chesterfield, the switch from driving in a busy urban area to quieter, narrow rural roads can be near-instant. A learner here, therefore, will need to develop keen hazard perception skills to enable them to deal with the vast array of static and dynamic hazards they’re likely to encounter on local roads.

Map showing Chesterfield within Derbyshire

Near to Chesterfield test centre itself, you’ll find plenty of busier areas, including the A61, which features a tricky roundabout that you may well be asked to navigate. Conditions shift as you head out to the east of the town, with single-track roads a possibility. Though this might seem a bit daunting if you’re new to the whole driving game, you needn’t worry: by the end of your course, you’ll have gained the skills you need to be totally test-ready.

Chesterfield Fact File

Famous for... Crooked Spire
Population 104,400
County Derbyshire
Local council Chesterfield
Major local roads A61 to Derby and Thirsk
A617 to Newark
A619 to Bakewell and Worksop
Railway station Chesterfield train station
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Weather in Chesterfield

Places near Chesterfield


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  • Mentioned in the Domesday Book under the name Belesovre
  • Home to a number of sites of historical significance, including the Grade I listed Bolsover Castle
  • Labour MP Dennis Skinner represents the Bolsover parliamentary constituency
  • The explorer Peter Fidler was born here


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  • The town's name means 'land infested with male bees'
  • The local parish church, St John the Baptist, is a grade I building that dates back to the 13th century
  • The world's oldest football club, Sheffield F.C, had its ground here
  • Footballer Gary Cahill grew up here


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  • The area became deeply divided during the miners' strikes of 1984-5, as the workforce was evenly split over the decision to strike
  • Sports Direct is a major employer in the town
  • In 2015 a Public Space Protection Order banned the consumption of alcohol in public places in the town
  • Actor Jason Statham was born here


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  • The town is located alongside the River Rother
  • Staveley Coal and Iron Company opened a works in the town, along with a chemical plant and colliery
  • A major landmark of the town is Staveley Hall, a Grade II listed building
  • Jazz musician Chris Spedding was born here

Which Areas Does PassMeFast Cover?

PassMeFast is proud to cover much of the UK—including, of course, the entire county of Derbyshire. So, if you live in any of the following areas…

…then you can book a course with us, too! It’s simple to book in, and you could get on the road in just weeks. All you have to do is call the team on 0333 123 4949, or click below to get things started.

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