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Local Driving School is the leading provider of driving lessons in Doncaster. We have been offering lessons in Doncaster for the past 18 years and have years of experience in teaching new drivers. Our high first-time pass rate is testament to our fantastic driving instructors.

Our Doncaster driving lessons are structured and tailored to each students individual needs, as we understand that different learners require different methods of teaching. All of our instructors are DVSA approved and registered, so you can be sure that you're only dealing with professional driving instructors in Doncaster.

We could tell you about our quality and enjoyable driving lessons, superb service, friendly and approachable instructors, and high driving test pass rate, but we are going to say that aren't we? Instead, we’ll let our fantastic customers do the talking. Take a look at our many excellent reviews on this website: CLICK HERE to view our reviews.

Learn to Drive

Learning to drive is an important time in anyone's life. It doesn't matter if you are a total beginner, or if you have some previous driving experience, the Local Driving School team will guide you through the learning process to make sure you reach driving test standard in the shortest time possible at the highest standard. We make sure you feel confident and safe behind the wheel.

Within Doncaster and the surrounding South Yorkshire areas, we are able to offer one or two hour individual driver lessons – as well as fast pass courses which gives students the opportunity to reach test standard in the shortest time possible from 2-4 weeks.


Why choose us?

  • We are Doncaster’s largest independent driving school

  • Variety Of Different Vehicles To Choose From Including The BMW 1 Series

  • A high first-time pass rate and countless success stories

  • Block booking discounts

  • Student discount

  • Male and Female instructors

  • Manual and Automatics available


Doncaster Driving Instructors

Our Doncaster driving instructors live locally to you. This means they know the area and tailor your lessons around real-life scenarios at a pace that suits you. As you progress, they structure your driving lessons towards the busy areas of Doncaster including passing the Doncaster Racecourse, the Yorkshire Outlet shopping area and dealing with the many busy multilane roundabouts Doncaster has to offer. You can be assured our driving instructors have the experience to have you ready to pass your driving test in Doncaster.

We are able to offer Doncaster driving lessons in both manual and automatic cars with many different cars to choose from. This includes the Citroen DS3, Ford Fiesta, Mercedes A-class, and the BMW One Series, all fitted with He-man dual controls for your safety.


Driving Lesson Prices

All our instructors offer driving lessons in Doncaster at discounted rates for students and block booking along with fantastic new starter offers ranging from 2 hours for just £20 for beginners a saving of £28 based on standard hourly rates.

Due to our success and popularity in Doncaster, we have over 18 DVSA approved instructors to cope with the demand. We offer both male and female driving instructors for you to choose from.


Your Driving Test

We have an extremely high first-time pass rate and help you feel prepared and confident for your driving test.

Your Local Driving instructor will have prepared you for this day. They will take you to the driving test centre which is based in Doncaster. They will check you have all the necessary documents, which you are required to show the driving examiner on the day.


Get in Touch

Don't delay; call us today for further information or to book your driving lessons with the area's premier and most successful team of driving instructors.

To check our driving instructors’ availability and for further discounts call 01302 220025.


Driving School Doncaster Success stories

 For more success stories visit our Customer Reviews page


"Local were recommended by my friend. My instructor John was patient, positive with a calming attitude.  Exceptional driving instructor" stars 5  Beata Kedziora-Maliszewska - Driving lessons Doncaster

"Local was the most reliable option due to it being so popular and also April, my instructor, taught both my sister and brother, who both passed first time with her. April didn't make me feel nervous during my first few lessons when I was prone to making mistakes. She was very reliable and always on time.  I found April very supportive and good company. I too passed first time and very quickly". stars 5  Emily Granton - Driving lessons Doncaster

"I was referred by a friend to  Local Gareth was very friendly and makes you feel comfortable whilst learning. He explained things clearly and had a positive atitude".  stars 5  Elizabeth Watkinson - Driving Schools Doncaster

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Driving Lessons Doncaster

We provide some of the best driving lessons in Doncaster. As well as Doncaster, we also cover surrounding areas such as Thorne, Goole, Rotherham, Barnsley and Sheffield.

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Our Driving Instructors


At Local Driving School, we pride ourselves on our hard work, dedication and patient driving instructors in Doncaster, Rotherham, Sheffield, Barnsley, Hull and surrounding areas. We know this is why our pupils are so successful.

All our driving instructors are qualified to teach and are registered with the Driver Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA). They have all been DBS checked for your safety and peace of mind. All our driving instructors follow a structured teaching program which, over the years, has proven to be a great formula. It’s kept whole generations of families returning back to us time and time again for their driving lessons.

Due to the large team of instructors we have in many areas we are able to offer driving lessons seven days a week. Every lesson is tailored to suit each individual’s requirements.

Automatic Lessons

In the Doncaster, Rotherham, Sheffield, Barnsley and Thorne areas, we are able to offer Automatic driving lessons as well as Manual from our various driving schools. In all areas, you have a choice of a one hour lesson, two hours or fast pass intensive courses - from the total beginner’s course to quick, refresher driving lessons before a test.

Motorway Driving

Due to the new government legislation, we are able to offer driving lessons for learner drivers on the motorway, preparing students for future motorway driving once they have passed their driving test. If you want a driving school that fully equips you for real life driving, choose your Local Driving School.



Driving Lessons


We have driving lessons in Doncaster, Barnsley, Rotherham, Sheffield, Hull, Chesterfield, Scunthorpe and surrounding areas. All driving lessons will be structured to suit the student’s style of learning to ensure you can learn with as few lessons as possible. We set goals within each driving lesson to help each student reach their full potential as a safe, confident and courteous driver.

Driving Lesson Deals

The rates are very competitive with quality driving lessons at great prices, but we also have a range of deals. Along with our fantastic new starter discounts, we also have student and block booking discounts.

Our tuition cars

Learn to drive in Doncaster, Sheffield and other areas around the UK, and have a choice of the car you learn to drive in. You can pass your driving test in a variety of cars including Fiesta, Corsa, DS3, Mercedes A-Class, BMW One Series or similar. All the cars are fitted with He-Man dual controls. These mean the instructor can break and control the clutch to bring you peace of mind as you begin your lessons. It aids the student in the early stages and as they progress towards the driving test

Intensive Fast Pass Courses

We are now able to offer intensive driving courses in Doncaster, Barnsley, Wakefield, Rotherham and Sheffield. Our courses give you the opportunity to pass the driving test in the quickest time possible. It’s a great way to ensure you can get driving as soon as possible and still feel confident on the road. See our intensive course page on our website for full packages and prices.  


Driving School Areas


Local driving school is a franchise with schools and instructors that provide lessons in:

Doncaster                        Thorne

Rotherham                       Wakefield

Barnsley                           Hull

Sheffield                           Chesterfield

Leicester                          Worksop/Retford

Pontefract/Castleford       Scunthorpe





Local Driving School offer driving instructor training with a guaranteed position for those wishing to pursue a career as a qualified driving instructor. Once you complete your training, you can join our driving school franchise. All training is structured and tailored to each trainee’s individual requirements by our accredited DVSA trainers.


When it comes to franchises, we believe we are different to most other driving schools. We don’t just take on new instructors and send you off, but invest in you. We ensure you’re a valued member of the team and have the right quantity of work. Instructors joining us can either supply their own driving tuition car, or use one of our brand new BMW One Series cars. These are included in our premium packages and come with insurance, full maintenance and service.

If you’re an instructor looking to join a quality franchise that will invest in you, then choose Local Driving School.