Driving Lessons in St Albans

Manual Automatic or Intensive Driving Courses

Local Instructors covering St Albans and surrounding area

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Bell Driving School

Maynard road

St Albans


Opening Times

We are open

8 till 8 Monday to Friday

9 till 5 Saturday and Sunday


Are you looking for driving lessons in St Albans? Then at Bell Driving School we have it covered. In this area we offer manual lessons, automatic lessons, intensive driving courses, driver instructor training and refresher lessons.

As a professional driving school, we try our best to make all our lessons relaxed, calm and friendly. We want you to be looking forward to your next lesson. Learning to drive should be fun, exciting and a great life experience. We realize there is a serious side to driving a car and this is why we will be teaching you to be a safe driver for life and not just teaching you a test route.

Normally we will keep you with the same instructor throughout your tuition. This will make your lessons more productive and will mean you are getting the best value for money on every lesson. All lessons are conducted on a 1-2-1 basis, just you and your instructor. 

As your confidence grows, we can help to arrange your test, we like you to book this in early as this will give you a focus and with a date to aim at, it means you are not just having lessons month after month, with no real end.

If this is your first time behind the wheel, we understand that you may be nervous, we understand this is a big decision and you want to make the correct decision. Just check out the experience of previous customers so you can make a better-informed decision. We want you to pass quickly and first time so you can be the next person to recommend us.

Let us use our 30 years experience to help your pass your test

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All our friendly driving instructors in St Albans are fully qualified. It is reasonable to think that all instructors are fully qualified. This is not the case many national driving schools use trainee instructors, they use you as their Guinea pig.

Automatic driving instructors near me, is a common Google search. We have fully qualified automatic driving instructors offering driving tuition in St Albans. We believe that we have the best driving instructors in the local area.

Are you looking for a driving instructor job, we may have a vacancy for the right person, if you are looking for a driving school franchise then just give us a call.


At Bell driving school, we provide a friendly and relaxed atmosphere in which to learn to drive. We will do our upmost to help you overcome any nerves you may have. Our 1st time pass rate, at the local test centre is almost double the national average, this means you are almost twice as likely to pass your driving test 1st with us, so if you are looking for the best driving school in the area, you will not be disappointed.

Customers reviews

All these pupils passed their test in this area with our local Instructors.

Vicky passed with Mark Victoria passed her test 1st time on the 22nd June at St.Albans test centre. She had driving lessons with Mark and will now be able to drive to work rather than having to rely on public transport. Her instructor made her feel confident while driving and she would recommend us to her friends and family.
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Zoe from St Albans passed 1st time with Mark our manual Instructor who covers St Albans.She chose Mark from his previous reviews.Zoe said"I won't have to walk everywhere or rely on my parents for lifts, my experience was good, mostly stress free. Mark was a very reliable Instructor , he always turned up on time and he's very easy to get on with he made the lessons fun and stress free". ​
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Dr Reddy passed in St Albans with our automatic instructor Salah Dr Reddy said "Salah is a very good driving instructor, he is one of the best, I am going to recommend my friends to have driving lessons with Salah".
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Tequila passed 1st time Tequila passed 1st time at St.Albans test centre. She took her driving lessons with Mark and thought that he was a very professional instructor and made her feel at ease. She would recommend us to her friends and family.
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Wendy passed with our automatic instructor Salah. Wendy who has all ready got her own car said "I will be recommending my family and friends to Sal he is very a patient and helpful driving instructor.
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Claire passed her test 1st time with our automatic driving Instructor Sal in St Albans. Claire left this review on gooogle. "Sal was a brilliant instructor. I had weekly lessons for 3 months and passed my test first time with zero faults. Sal’s lessons are properly structured and focused on teaching everything you need to know to both successfully pass your test and be a confident accomplished driver. On top of that he’s friendly and easy going so the lessons are enjoyable. Highly recommend."
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Driving school in St Albans

Bell driving school has been offering our services in St Albans since 1995, providing a professional, friendly, and relaxed atmosphere in which to learn to drive. Our pass rate is above the national average which means you are more likely to pass with us first time. 

Our aim as a driving school is to meet the needs of our customers, we want you to enjoy your experience with us. We try to help anyone pass their test as efficiently as they can in as few lessons as possible.

Driving Instructors in St Albans

All our instructors in this area are fully qualified. It is reasonable to think that all instructors are fully qualified. This is not the case many national driving schools use trainee instructors, they use you as their Guinea pig.


We believe we have the best instructors in the area, they teach to an extremely high standard. They are all ways in high demand with most of their work coming from recommendation. Living locally, they have great knowledge of the area and of the local test centres, which will help you on your driving lessons and test


Most frequent questions and answers in St Albans

Yes, in St Albans we have manual and automatic driving lesssons.

There are many factors that will effect how many lessons you will need like: your age , your previous experience, weather you choose manual or automatic and the biggest is your ability, we are not all the same.

like most test centre’s St Albans has several routes for you to follow. Our instructor knowleage will help you with the tricky parts of these routes.

Yes, at Bell driving school for all learners you must have a provisional licence.

we find that 2 or 3 lessons a week is best. This means you are having a lesson every few days which gives you less time to forget and helps build confidence. In the long run you will need fewer lessons.