Intensive Driving Courses in Abingdon

For too many people, learning to drive can be a frustrating process. From false promises of a guaranteed pass through to endless delays, it’s little wonder that many learners get discouraged. Thankfully, there is a way for learners right here in Abingdon to get their licence within weeks: PassMeFast. Our driving school has the experience to help you pass your test fast. Read on to see how you can book driving lessons with us in Abingdon, Didcot, Wantage and beyond!

Booking Driving Lessons in Abingdon

Not sure what makes PassMeFast the best choice for a crash course or driving lessons in Abingdon? Unlike others, we put you in control. The starting point to this is our range of courses, with options available for beginners, test-ready candidates and everyone in between. You can also choose to take lessons in manual or automatic transmission, with the option to add theory and practical tests onto your course.

Once you’ve booked, we’ll match you up with a DVSA-approved driving instructor covering your area. You’ll liaise with them to create a lesson plan tailored to your needs and fitting around your schedule. You can also decide exactly how intensive you want your course to be, in terms of both lesson length and scheduling. A 25 hour course, for example, could be taken in a highly intensive 5 day window, or spread out over a few weeks.

Interested in automatic driving lessons in Abingdon?

Finding it difficult to get to grips with clutch control? Can’t stand the thought of one more dreaded gear change? If you’ve fallen out of love with manual cars, then an automatic course could be just what it takes to rekindle your passion for driving. Select automatic transmission when you book in, and we’ll match you up to a suitable local instructor.

During your PassMeFast intensive course

While you’re out on the road, learning everything from perfect steering through to the manoeuvres that feature in the driving test, the team back at the PassMeFast office will be busy sorting out all the admin for your course. This includes fast-tracking your practical test to help you beat the waiting times!

There’s a reason so many learners come to PassMeFast each year: our courses work. To see which of them is best for you, check out our full list of courses and prices—or visit our course recommender and answer some simple questions for a personalised quote! Once you’ve found your match, give us a call on 0333 123 4949, or book online.

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Why Choose PassMeFast?

  • Automatic and manual 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 Abingdon

Not sure where you’ll be heading at the end of your intensive lessons? When it comes to the practical test, the Oxford Cowley test centre is the easiest option for learners in the Abingdon area. If you’re in need of an alternative, look south towards the Newbury Hambridge Lane test centre.

Theory Test Centres in Abingdon

From stopping distances to road signs, your theory test will cover a lot of ground. But where will you need to take this test? Abingdon doesn’t have its own test centre, meaning that the nearby Oxford theory test centre is by far the closest choice for those living in the vicinity. Other options include Reading, Andover and Aylesbury.

Haven't taken your theory test yet?

Getting prepared for your theory? We advise all learners who haven’t already passed their theory to add this onto your PassMeFast course. This helps us to ensure that your course runs smoothly. Sorted? Check out our last-minute theory test tips!

Driving Around Abingdon

Want to know what it’s like to learn to drive in Abingdon? During your lessons here, you’ll notice that the Abingdon area has plenty of challenging road features that you’ll need to tackle. Examples include the roundabout linking the A34 to Marcham Road, and the complex junctions on the streets that traverse the town centre.

Map showing Abingdon within Oxfordshire

However, it’s not just the roads around Abingdon that you’ll need to get to know — with your test likely to take place in Oxford’s Cowley test centre, you’ll also need to spend some of your lessons familiarising yourself with this area. Fortunately, your instructor will ensure that you have plenty of experience here, helping you to feel at ease on your big day.

Abingdon Fact File

Famous for Radiohead
Population 39,809
County Oxfordshire
Local council Vale of White Horse
Major local roads A34 to Salford and Winchester
A415 to Berinsfield and Witney
A4183 to Lodge Hill
Railway station Radley train station
More local information Google Maps
Weather in Abingdon
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Places near Abingdon

Didcot

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KEY FACTS

  • Didcot was a rural village for centuries, and some buildings survive from this era, such as the White Cottage
  • The town is known for its railway heritage, and its current station has been open since 1844
  • Didcot is surrounded by the Science Vale: three villages with large science and technology centres
  • In 2017, Didcot was found to be the ‘most normal’ town in England, closely matching the average opinions and lifestyle of the UK as a whole

Faringdon

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KEY FACTS

  • Faringdon was once the westernmost town in Berkshire, but became part of Oxfordshire in the 1970s
  • One of the area’s main landmarks is Faringdon Folly, erected by Lord Wellesley in 1935
  • An odd local custom at the local Faringdon House is dyeing pigeons bright colours
  • Faringdon was the first place in south-east England to become a Fairtrade Town

Grove

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KEY FACTS

  • Grove lies on the Letcombe Brook, a stream running from the Berkshire Downs towards the River Ock
  • The village is home to Williams Racing, a team competing in Formula One
  • Grove has been home to a number of successive churches, but the most recent, St John the Baptist, opened in 1965
  • The abandoned Wilts & Berks Canal flowed through the area; efforts are being made to restore sections near Grove

Wantage

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KEY FACTS

  • Wantage is famed as the birthplace of King Alfred the Great
  • A marble statue of the town’s most famous resident has stood here since 1877
  • The town’s church, Saints Peter and Paul, has stood since the thirteenth century
  • Cricket has been played in the town since at least 1863, when the first recorded match of Wantage & Grove Cricket Club took place

Which Areas Does PassMeFast Cover?

We’re proud to say that we offer intensive courses across the entirety of Oxfordshire (as well as in plenty of other counties across the country!). So, if you live in a different location nearby, be sure to check out what we have to offer by taking a look at the links below.

We can’t wait to help you take the wheel. All you need to do to get things started is to book! So, don’t delay: call us on 0333 123 4949, or click the button below to book online. The road to driving doesn’t have to be long!

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