Intensive Driving Courses in Guildford

Thought that it always takes ages to learn to drive? Think again! PassMeFast is a driving school that’s changing the game: helping learner drivers to beat the usual waiting times and pass within weeks. Best of all, we won’t force you to sacrifice your schedule to do so—you won’t need to take a 5-day holiday just to learn with us! Get to know our Guildford courses a little better here.

Booking A Course

PassMeFast offers no fewer than nine different driving courses in the Guildford area. That means there’s something for every learner, from the most nervous beginner through to those who already have bags of experience on the road. You can check all of them out at our comprehensive driving courses rundown, or compare the fees for our manual and automatic lessons at our prices page.

Interested in automatic driving lessons in Guildford?

PassMeFast proudly offers its learners a choice of transmission, meaning you can opt for lessons in either a manual or an automatic car. Take a look at our automatic vs manual blog article to see which is the right choice for you—and be aware that prices may vary by transmission.

While each of our courses is unique, they all share a few things in common. First, you’ll be learning alongside an experienced, DVSA-approved driving instructor, meaning you’re in safe hands. Second, you’ll have your very own Booking Agent taking care of the behind-the-scenes work, ensuring the admin is sorted and letting you focus on the driving itself. Third, we’ll arrange you a fast-track practical test to take place weeks or even months ahead of the standard waiting times you’d find by searching on the DVSA website.

Ready to get this show on the road? Give the team a call on 0333 123 4949, or book your course online by clicking the button below.

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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 Guildford

Being able to take your test close to home is always good news. After all, it means you’ll be tested on the same roads you’ll be driving on every day when you pass. (No test ever has a ‘guaranteed pass’, though—but, if the worst case scenario happens and you do fail your practical test, at least it’s only a short drive home!) For learners here, then, it’s nice to know that the Guildford driving test centre is a stone’s throw away. Alternative options can be found in Chertsey and Ashford.

Theory Test Centres in Guildford

As a county, Surrey isn’t especially blessed with theory test centres. This isn’t too surprising—as a general rule, they tend to be rather thin on the ground, with neighbouring London having only eight for its eight million people! Luckily, of the two test centres in the county, one is right here in Guildford town centre, with the other found in Staines. Remember that your test will include both multiple choice questions and a hazard perception section. Check out some of the CGI hazard perception clips introduced in November 2018.

Haven't taken your theory test yet?

One of the most common theory test myths is that it’s possible to do your theory and practical test on the same day—or that the order of the two tests doesn’t matter. In fact, you must pass your theory test first; it’s impossible to even book your practical test without having done so. Rules are rules! So, when booking your PassMeFast course, make sure you add a theory test on. We’ll arrange the appointment for you, meaning all you need to do is turn up with your provisional licence—and pass!

Driving Around Guildford

When driving in the Guildford area, you’ll soon realise how diverse the local roads are. Everything from busy dual carriageways like the A3 through to single-track rural roads may pop up on your driving lessons—and, indeed, on your test. You’ll be expected to know how to deal with all of them safely and confidently. It’s certainly no mean feat!

Map of Guildford within Surrey

That’s where your PassMeFast instructor comes in. They’ll impart their considerable expertise to you during your lessons, helping to impress upon you the importance of a good attitude towards driving (including honing your defensive driving skills) as well as introducing you to the manoeuvres you need to know. At the end, you’ll be ready to take on the practical test, with a fantastic chance of walking away with that all-important pass certificate and shiny new licence.

Guildford Fact File

Famous for... Earliest recorded game of cricket
Population 77,057
County Surrey
Local council Guildford
Major local roads A246 to Leatherhead
A25  to Wrotham Heath
A281 to to Pyecombe
A3 to London and Portsmouth
A31 to Bere Regis
A320 to Staines
Railway station Guildford train station
More local information Google Maps
Weather in Guildford
Wikipedia

Places near Guildford

Cranleigh

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KEY FACTS

  • Once known as Cranley, the village agreed to change the spelling of its name to avoid confusion with Crawley
  • During World War II, Winterfold House near to the village was used as a training school by SOE
  • Cranleigh claims to be the largest village in England
  • The Cranleigh Show takes place here annually

Farnham

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KEY FACTS

  • Farnham Castle was built here in 1138, and is one of southern England’s most important historical buildings
  • One of the town’s most famous residents was John Henry Knight, who built one of the earliest British motor vehicles
  • Author J.M. Barrie wrote Peter Pan while at Black Lake Cottage in the town
  • Motor racing team Carlin are based in Farnham

Godalming

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KEY FACTS

  • Godalming was the first place in the world with public electricity and electric street lighting
  • In 1726, in one of the town’s odder events, a woman named Mary Toft hoaxed the town into believing she gave birth to rabbitss
  • Charterhouse School, one of England’s great historic schools, is found in the town
  • Aldous Huxley, author of Brave New World, was born in Godalming

Haslemere

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KEY FACTS

  • An annual fair was first recorded as being held in Haslemere in 1394; fairs continue to this day
  • One of the town’s most famous musical residents was Arnold Dolmetsch, who established an instrument-making workshop here
  • In his honour, an annual Dolmetsch Early Music Festival is held in Haslemere
  • The Haslemere Educational Museum has operated in the town since 1888

Which Areas Does PassMeFast Cover?

The short answer is: far too many to list here! With tens of millions of people across the UK now covered by PassMeFast, the best way to check whether we’re near to you is to check out our full list of areas. Importantly, though, we cover the whole county of Surrey. Here are some of the other towns we cover nearby:

Ready to book your Guildford driving course? Great stuff! Just give us a call on 0333 123 4949, or book online. It takes just a few minutes—but it can change your life forever.

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