Intensive Driving Courses in Rotherham

It doesn’t have to be hard to learn to drive in Rotherham. PassMeFast have a mission to help all our pupils—from complete beginners to more experienced learners—get their full driving licence fast. We do driving differently, cutting out the waiting times and giving learners the confidence they need to pass. So, if you’re in Rotherham, Wath-on-Dearne, Swinton, Maltby, Wales, or the surrounding area, book your PassMeFast course now and get on the road to driving!

Booking A Course

PassMeFast don’t offer just one type of course—and we won't make you take a 5 day holiday just to learn to drive. Instead, we have a variety of different courses suited for learners of any level of experience. We also offer both intensive and semi-intensive courses, helping you to pass quickly, regardless of how packed your schedule is.

Not sure which course to take?

If you're struggling to choose between our courses, an assessment lesson with one of our instructors could help to clear things up. Book your course assessment here, or speak to our sales team by calling 0333 123 4949.

To start learning to drive in Rotherham with PassMeFast, simply call the PassMeFast team, or book in via our website to get things started. No matter who you are, we’ve got the course for you.

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Interested in automatic driving lessons in Rotherham?

While most people in the UK still drive manual cars, automatic car sales have soared in recent years. If you'd like to go auto, we can help—all of our courses are available in both transmissions. Just remember that an automatic isn't necessarily an 'easy ride'—with automatic pass rates actually standing lower than those for manual cars, anyone hoping for a guaranteed pass will be disappointed!

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 Rotherham

Most learner drivers prefer taking their lessons in their local area: it’s close to home, and prepares you for what driving will be like in the real world, outside of test conditions. Luckily, if you’re learning to drive in Rotherham, you can take your test at the Rotherham test centre, which is located just north of the town centre. Alternatively, you can take your test at the Sheffield Handsworth or Sheffield Middlewood Road test centres.

Theory Test Centres in Rotherham

Whilst there is a practical test available in Rotherham, it’s worth noting that there is no theory test centre here. If you haven’t passed yet, you’ll have to travel to the test centre nearby in Sheffield; other local theory test centres include Chesterfield and Doncaster. You’ll need to pass your theory test before taking your practical, so be sure to add this onto your course if you haven’t already passed!

Haven't taken your theory test yet?

Make sure you add a theory test onto your course when booking—we'll arrange it to take place at a time, date and test centre to suit your needs.

Driving Around Rotherham

Taking your lessons in Rotherham means learning to deal with the local road conditions. As a large town, this primarily means that you’ll be driving along busy urban roads, including dual carriageways and A roads, as well as driving around residential areas. However, rural roads may well also form part of your driving lessons—so be prepared for everything.

Test routes around Rotherham practical test centre are likely to include fast-paced roads such as the A630 (Centenary Way) which runs through the town. You may also find yourself driving around residential areas, such as Greasborough, and the test route is likely to put you through your paces with various different types of roundabouts.

Map showing Rotherham within South Yorkshire

Though you’ll have to cope with a variety of complex road situations, you’ll be in safe hands with your PassMeFast instructor. That’s because we only work with high-grade, DVSA-approved instructors who have years of experience. Over a the course of your lessons, they’ll help you not only get up to test standard, but also become a safe driver for life.

The road to driving starts here. Book in now or call the team to discuss your course requirements.

Rotherham Fact File

Famous for Chuckle Brothers
Population 109,691
County South Yorkshire
Local council Rotherham
Major local roads A629 to Skipton
A630 to Doncaster and Sheffield
Railway stations Rotherham Central train station
More local information Google Maps
Weather in Rotherham
Wikipedia

Places in Rotherham

Maltby

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KEY FACTS

  • Coal was discovered in Maltby at the end of the 19th century and it became a mining town
  • The White Swan is one of the oldest pubs in the town, dating back to the 16th century
  • Local working men’s club The Miners’ Welfare Institute still exists to this day
  • The Chuckle Brothers grew up in Maltby

Rawmarsh

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KEY FACTS

  • The name of the village is thought to mean ‘red marsh
  • It is one of quite a few settlements that claims to be the largest village in England
  • The Park Gate Iron and Steel Company’s works were established in the Parkgate area of Rawmarsh, consisting of two blast furnaces and an open hearth furnace
  • Rawmarsh School made headlines when a number of parents protested the introduction of Jamie Oliver’s healthier school lunches

Swinton

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KEY FACTS

  • There is a lot of evidence of Roman activity in the area, including the discovery of a coin hoard believed to be from the 3rd century
  • Swinton is particularly notable for manufacturing ceramics and is the site of the world-famous Rockingham Pottery factory
  • The town was also a centre for glassmaking and engineering
  • Landscape artist Frederick William Hulme was born here

Wath-upon-Dearne

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KEY FACTS

  • Coal mining became a major industry in the town during the Industrial Revolution
  • The Dearne and Dove Canal ran through the area when it was still active
  • Every May bank holiday the town hosts the Wath Festival—one of the biggest folk festivals of its kind in the region
  • Former leader of the Conservative party William Hague was educated at Wath Comprehensive School

Which Areas Does PassMeFast Cover?

Our driving school covers tens of millions of learners across the UK. So, if you live in Rotherham, the surrounding area, or anywhere in South Yorkshire, you’re in luck—PassMeFast covers you! This includes:

Ditch the L plates—starting today. Our intensive driving courses have worked for thousands of learners before—and they could work for you, too. Call us on 0333 123 4949, or simply book in with PassMeFast and become Britain’s newest driver!

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