Driving Theory Test Centres in Exeter

The city of Exeter is home to one of Devon’s 5 theory test centres. If this is your neck of the woods, make sure you check out our complete guide to Exeter theory test centre before heading for your test.

We include lots of information to ensure you have a successful day, including directions, contact details, pass rates and more!


3rd Floor, North Wing Suite, Beaufort House New North Road Exeter Devon EX4 4EP


Arriving at Exeter Theory Test Centre

Nearest train station: Exeter Central (7-minute walk)

Nearest bus stop: Sidwell Street Stop 18 (3-minute walk)

Nearest car park: Howell Road Garage (3-minute walk)

Pass Rates by Year

2015-16 2016-17 2017-18 2018-19 2019-20 2020-21 2021-22
54.2% 53.6% 54.6% 53.4% 52.5% 61.1%  57.6% 

Guides and Tips

Nobody loves revision, but it’s absolutely necessary if you want to come out of your theory test with a pass. Studying for this test doesn’t have to be a total bummer, though, because there are plenty of resources available that can make the process a doddle. 

Here are some study aids we recommend:

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Nearby Theory Test Centres

If the Exeter theory test doesn’t tick all of your boxes, there are a few other test centres in the county. Why not try one of the following locations:


What Happens Next?

The theory test is just the first step in earning a full driving licence. One you pass this stage, it’s time to focus on the practical test. That means putting what you’ve learned into action! 

Book a suitable number of lessons (the DVSA recommends around 40-50 hours for beginners) and get a practical test appointment in the diary. If you’re local to this area, Exeter practical test centre will be your most convenient option.

With PassMeFast, the road to driving doesn’t have to be long. We have intensive and semi-intensive driving courses to suit learners of all experience levels. We’ll even book your tests for you and find you an instructor!

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