Intensive Driving Courses in Scarborough

PassMeFast now offers its courses along the North Yorkshire coast—running from Whitby through Scarborough down to Filey—as well as further inland towards Malton. If you live in this area, read on to find out how you could pass your driving test with us within weeks!

Booking A Course

The concept behind PassMeFast is simple: match eager learners up to qualified, local instructors, and help them to get on the road fast. We say no to the traditional slow pace of lessons; instead, we offer crash courses suitable for learners with any level of experience (including none at all).

Not sure which course to take?

Our driving school doesn't force everyone to take the same 5 day course—all of our learners are unique, so our courses are, too! A great way to decide which course is best for you is by taking a course assessment. During your assessment lesson, an instructor will evaluate your ability and provide you with a course recommendation. Book your assessment here, or learn more about the reasons to take a course assessment.

Our courses are comprehensive: you’ll learn everything you need to know in time to pass your practical test. We’ll even fast-track your practical test by finding driving test cancellations in your local area and booking you a test to take place weeks or even months faster than the normal average waiting times. Result!

To book your course, just ring us on 0333 123 4949. You can also book your course online—it only takes a few minutes!

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Interested in automatic driving lessons in Scarborough?

Every PassMeFast course, from our refresher courses through to our longest offerings for beginners, is available in both manual and automatic vehicles. Just choose automatic when booking—and be aware that prices vary by transmission.

Why Choose PassMeFast?

  • 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 Test Centres in Scarborough

The east of North Yorkshire has plenty of test centres for learners to choose from, with practical test centres available in Scarborough, Whitby and Malton. Don’t worry if these seem a little far from home for you—PassMeFast offers home and workplace pickups and dropoffs, meaning getting to and from your lessons and tests is a breeze!

Theory Test Centres in Scarborough

Taking your theory test is a vital step towards getting your licence. Getting one pass in the bag often gives learners a great confidence boost before taking their practical—and, after all, you can’t take your practical without having already passed your theory. Most learners here will be taking their test at the Scarborough theory test centre; other options include Driffield and York. For advice on the theory test, practical test, and much more, check out our resources.

Haven't taken your theory test yet?

Think the theory test is easy? Think again. In recent years, the test has become harder, with the addition of case studies, an updated question bank, and new hazard perception clips. You certainly can't count on a guaranteed pass! That's why it's important to get revising early—doing so will make sure you get your theory test passed in good time to take your practical. If you'd like us to arrange your theory test for you, just add it onto your course when making your booking.

Driving Around Scarborough

When you book a course with PassMeFast, you’ll likely spend the majority of your lesson hours in the area surrounding the test centre where you’ll be taking your practical test. This means that your driving experience will vary depending on your location.

If you’re taking your test in Scarborough, you’ll be learning close to the Seamer train station and the A64 road, as well as more residential areas. The A64 will also feature for learners at Malton test centre, whilst rural roads will feature on tests here too. A similarly tricky combination of road types and junctions will feature at Whitby test centre.

Map showing Scarborough within North Yorkshire

No matter where you’re taking your test, you can expect to face plenty of challenges. However, with the experience you’ll have gained from your PassMeFast course under your belt, you should have no problem overcoming these obstacles with ease. Take one step closer to ditching your L plates by booking your course with us today.

Scarborough Fact File

Famous for Scarborough Fair
Population 61,749
County North Yorkshire
Local council Scarborough
Major local roads A165 to Hull
A170 to Thirsk
A171 to Middlesbrough
A64 to Leeds
Railway stations Scarborough train station
More local information Google Maps
Weather in Scarborough
Wikipedia

Places in Scarborough

Filey

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KEY FACTS

  • A former fishing village, Filey later became a popular resort due to its beach
  • The Church of St Oswald was originally built here in the twelfth century, before rebuilding in 1885
  • One of the major features of the town was Filey Holiday Camp, run by Butlin’s—the camp closed in 1983
  • Leo Blair, the father of Prime Minister Tony Blair, was born here

Malton

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KEY FACTS

  • The Roman fort of Derventio Brigantes sat in the location where Malton stands today
  • Malton Castle, now ruined, was built here in the eleventh century
  • The Fitzwilliam family have been locally prominent for centuries, and still own much of the property in Malton
  • Tourist attractions include Malton Priory and the Eden Camp Museum

Pickering

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KEY FACTS

  • Legend has it that the town takes its name from a ring found in a pike—though, in reality, it’s more likely an Anglo-Saxon name
  • St Peter and St Paul’s Church in Pickering is home to a collection of mediaeval wall paintings
  • The North Yorkshire Moors Railway, a heritage line and tourist attraction, connects the town to Whitby
  • Other major attractions in the area include Pickering Castle and the Beck Isle Museum

Whitby

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KEY FACTS

  • Whitby Abbey, built in the seventh century, was home to Cædmon, the earliest English poet
  • Captain Cook learned seamanship at Whitby, having been born in nearby Cleveland
  • Today, the coastal town is one of Yorkshire’s most popular tourist destinations, and lies close to the North York Moors
  • Whitby is famous as the setting of the archetypal Gothic horror novel Dracula

Which Areas Does PassMeFast Cover?

Scarborough isn't the only place we cover. In fact, all of Yorkshire is within our coverage area, alongside counties across the UK. Here in North Yorkshire, places we cover include:

Don't wait around—get on the road with PassMeFast. To get the ball rolling, simply book online, or call the team on 0333 123 4949.

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