Intensive Driving Courses in Wellingborough

They say that it’s the journey that counts, not the destination—but when it comes to learning to drive, there’s no denying that passing your test is the best part. So, why not choose a driving school that can help you get there more quickly? PassMeFast’s intensive courses in Wellingborough can help any learner to get their licence in a matter of weeks. Read on to learn more about the crash courses we have to offer in the local area.

Booking Driving Lessons in Wellingborough

At PassMeFast, we’re all about giving our students control. This starts with offering a wide range of courses and prices, with options to suit any learner. It’s not just the number of hours you get to choose, though—you can also decide the pace of your course. Our shortest courses, for example, could be spread over a 5 day window… or a single afternoon! Meanwhile, you’ll be able to customise your course by adding on a theory test or stipulating special requirements.

No matter which options you go for, you’ll receive the same excellent service from start to finish. This includes support throughout your course from a dedicated Booking Agent. They’ll be on hand to answer any questions you may have, as well as liaising with our fast-tracking department to secure you a test date weeks or even months ahead of the usual waiting times.

Interested in automatic driving lessons in Wellingborough?

Though many think you can only take lessons in a manual car, the reality is that you can learn (and pass) in an automatic, too. In fact, all of our courses come with a choice of auto or manual! So, book in, and we’ll find you an instructor with a car matching your gearbox preferences.

During your driving lessons, you’ll be learning alongside a local, DVSA-approved instructor who’s achieved high grades on their ADI standards check. Working together, you’ll create a plan of action that’ll see you tackle any issues you may be having with your driving, alongside building up new skills. This will lay the groundwork for a successful test day—and a lifetime of safe driving on the road ahead.

Ready to swap your provisional for a full licence? Discover which of our packages is best for you by trying out our course recommender, or chat to a member of the team on 0333 123 4949. You can also book your driving course online. So, why wait? The road to driving doesn’t have to be long!

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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 Wellingborough

Not sure how far you’ll need to travel to take your practical test? We’ve got some excellent news: you can stay right here in town and head straight to the Wellingborough practical test centre! It’s one of three test centres in the county, alongside Kettering and Northampton.

Theory Test Centres in Wellingborough

If you were hoping to get just as lucky with the theory test as with the practical test, then we’re afraid we have to disappoint. Wellingborough doesn’t have a theory test centre to call its own, with the nearest alternative found in Northampton. If you’re looking for an extra alternative, you can also head north to Corby.

Haven't taken your theory test yet?

There is no shortage of theory test myths amongst drivers, with many believing that the test practically comes with a guaranteed pass. Sadly, this couldn’t be further from the truth. We advise all of our learners to take the test seriously and put in plenty of revision before the big day. PassMeFast can take some of the stress out of your hands by arranging the appointment for you—simply add a theory test onto your booking.

Driving Around Wellingborough

Whether you decide to take your instructor with you on your test or not, the knowledge that they impart will stay with you throughout your practical (and beyond!). This doesn’t merely include knowing how to control a car, but also encompasses an understanding of everything from manoeuvres to observations and from priority rules to hazard perception.

Map showing Wellingborough within Northamptonshire

One of the most useful tools in your arsenal will be the local knowledge that your instructor shares with you. Over the course of your lessons, you’ll soon learn the myriad road features that come with driving around Wellingborough, from narrow one-way streets in the town centre through to high-speed dual carriageways to the south. By getting prepared, you’ll be able to deal with anything your examiner throws at you on your test.

Wellingborough Fact File

Famous for Five wells
Population 49,128
County Northamptonshire
Local council Wellingborough
Major local roads A45 to Birmingham and Thrapston
A509 to Kettering and Milton Keynes
A5128 to Wilby
Railway station Wellingborough train station
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Weather in Wellingborough

Places near Wellingborough

Higham Ferrers

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  • The borough of Higham Ferrers was first created in 1251 around the castle of William de Ferrers
  • Higham Ferrers was considered a rotten borough, with its Parliamentary seat abolished by the Reform Act
  • It was once well known for its short-run production of footwear
  • The Higham Ferrers Farmers Market is held monthly on the last Saturday


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  • One of the mayors of London in the Middle Ages, John Pyel, was believed to have been born here
  • The town was once a centre for both mining and quarrying
  • The local church is unusual in that it has a lantern tower, built to help those navigating the River Nene
  • It was once the smallest town in England to have its own Football League team


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  • Evidence of a Roman villa on the site on which Raunds stands today was discovered in 2004
  • It was home to boot and shoe factories until the middle of the twentieth century
  • At one point, Raunds held the record for Britain’s highest recorded temperature, at 36.7 °C
  • There are 19 listed buildings in the local area, including St Peter’s Church


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  • Throughout time, Rushden has been home to industries including lacemaking, farming and shoemaking
  • In the latter field, Sanders and Sanders was a major company involved in making boots for the British Army
  • Rushden Hall, a Grade II* listed building, is the oldest residence in the town
  • The local football club, AFC Rushden & Diamonds, was founded in 2011 following the collapse of a former club with the same name

Which Areas Does PassMeFast Cover?

As well as Wellingborough, PassMeFast covers the entirety of Northamptonshire (and plenty more counties across England, too!). Here’s a short list of just some of the nearby locations we cover…

It could be just weeks until you get your hands on your very own full UK driving licence—but that journey will only start when you book! So, call us on 0333 123 4949, or click the button below to book your driving course online.

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