Cardiff Driving Test Centre
Provided are contact details for Cardiff Driving Test Centre, test route tips, test booking information and help passing the driving test in Cardiff.
TEST CENTRE CONTACT DETAILS
Practical Driving Test Centre Address
Unit 11 Lambourne Crescent
Cardiff Business Park
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Test Centre Details: Male and female toilets are available. Car parking available for test candidates. Access not available to test centre for wheelchair users. The examiner will meet you at your vehicle.
Test Centre Provides Tests For: Car, Taxi, Approved driving instructor – part two, Approved driving instructor – part three
THE DRIVING TEST IN Cardiff
Cardiff Driving Test Centre is situated around busy town roads. During the driving test, the driving examiner will instruct you to drive on test routes that include roundabouts, from small mini-roundabouts to large multi-lane, crossroads, junctions and possibly one-way-systems.
Having a good understanding of the test routes in and around the test centre at Cardiff will be beneficial. High speed ‘A’ roads such as the A469 are highly likely with the potential of rural roads (see the country road driving tutorial for tips on taking these roads).
Dual carriageway driving is likely at Cardiff Driving Test Centre as the test centre is situated close to the A470. A thorough understanding of all 4 driving test manoeuvres is essential as is the emergency stop procedure.
To gain a better understanding of the various road types and traffic systems that you are likely to encounter during your test from Cardiff Driving Test Centre, visit our driving test routes section.
BOOKING A DRIVING TEST AT Cardiff DRIVING TEST CENTRE
Many of the Driver Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA previously called the DSA) test centres are situated in busy towns and cities. During peak traffic times, such areas are often subject to rush hour traffic. Avoid if possible to book your practical test during these peak periods to ensure you test goes as trouble-free as possible. Driving tests cannot be booked through the test centres directly. To book a driving test, there are 2 options; by phone or online.
Book a driving test by phone
To book a practical driving test at the Cardiff driving test centres by phone, visit the book a driving test section for all driving test booking telephone numbers. The above DVSA telephone number is an automated service. The option to speak to a DVSA assistant is available if required.
Book your driving test online
To book your driving test online for Cardiff Driving Test Centre, see the book a driving test section for all DVSA contact information.
Cancel or reschedule the driving test
A full refund is available if you wish to cancel the driving test in Cardiff provided 3 clear working days notice is given. The above conditions must also be met if rescheduling the test. The above contact information can be used for these purposes.
Cardiff DRIVING TEST CENTRE PASS RATES
Driving test pass rates vary considerably depending on which test centre your practical is taken at. Browse the driving test pass rates section for information on your UK DVSA test centre pass rates.
Cardiff TEST CENTRE TELEPHONE NUMBER
Though it is possible to call driving test centres directly, if you wish to book or alter a driving test, this must be done via the DVSA (see above). Cardiff Driving Test Centre telephone number may be either located on this page or via the driving test centre contact numbers section. Test centres can be contacted only for an up to date status of tests, such as whether they are still being conducted in bad weather for example. See driving tests in bad weather for further information.
PRACTICAL DRIVING TEST CENTRE REVIEWS
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Husband's test cancelled for the second time. No real explanation. No he won't pass his test before the birth of our baby. Avoid these incompetent $%^Â£s.
Tara was really professional and the test was carried out in an efficient way. Would recommend this test centre. Make sure your instructor is in the good books with the examiners and it'll all be fine.
Gareth is an absolute joke.
Passed yesterday with Elaine, she put me at ease straight away and made the whole experience rather enjoyable considering it was of course test conditions. She even accepted my offer of a hug when we got back to the test centre
I had my test in Newport but had an examiner from Cardiff. The examiner was extremely rude and did nothing to try and calm my nerves. He was sarcastic and made me feel stupid and belittled over any clarifications I tried to make. He has a bad attitude for a driving examiner and speaks to people as though they are stupid. Failed me unfairly and gave me unnecessary minors just to be pedantic. The experience has killed any confidence I had in my driving due to such a horrible examiner. He took me on a route that none of the instructors had knowledge of and made me do a manoeuvre that none of my instructors students had done, up until today. I felt like he wanted me to fail from the start and did not seem to consider any other factors that change your driving behaviour.