Cardiff ADI Driving Test Routes

The Driver and Vehicle Standards Agency (DVSA) no longer publish learner driver or ADI driving test routes for public viewing.

Detailed below are the ADI driving test routes for Cardiff Driving Test Centre. The test routes are developed by examiners for potential driving instructors to be taken during the ADI Part 2 test.

The test routes may have altered as this is down to the discretion of the examiner, or they may remain similar or identical. Test routes are for Cardiff, ADI routes 1-2.

Use the test routes below to form a knowledge base for the various types of roads and traffic systems that you will encounter during the ADI Part 2. The routes are to assist potential driving instructors into formulating their own routes for the Part 2 test based on the structure of the ADI routes found below.


ADI Driving test routes for Sat Nav, Google Maps, Google Earth, iPhone, Android & CoPilot Live may be available. Browse to see if the Cardiff driving test routes are available for your device in the Driving Test Routes for Sat Nav section.


  • EOR – End of Road
  • T/L – Traffic Lights
  • DTC – Driving Test Centre
Name of Practical Test CentreCardiff
Type of Test RouteADI Part 2
Name/ Number of RoadDirection
Driving Test Route Number1
Norbury RdEOR right
St Fagans RdT/L left
Western Ave3 x T/L ahead, 2 nd left
Gabalfa Slip RdRoundabout left
Merthyr RdT/L ahead, left
Llwynderw RdEOR right
Twyn Y FedwenCrossroads ahead
Heol Y GorsCrossroads ahead
Twyn Y FedwenLeft
Llwynderw RdEOR left
Merthyr RdEOR left
The PhilogT/L ahead
Merthyr RdT/L right
Old Church RdT/L left
A4702 x T/L ahead, left
Coryton Slip RdRoundabout left 3 rd exit
M4 WestNext exit
Junction 33Roundabout left
A42322 nd exit
Culver RoundaboutLeft
Cowbridge RdT/L left
Michaelston RdRoundabout ahead, T/L ahead
Castle Hill / Cardiff Rd / St Fagans Rd3 rd right
Fairways Crescent / Bwlch Rd5 th left
Norbury Rd
Driving Test Route Number2
Norbury RdEOR left
St Fagans RdT/L ahead, 2 nd right
Gorse PlaceEOR right
Beechley DriveReturn along
Beechley Drive2 nd left
Firs AveEOR left
Beechley DriveEOR right
Pentrebane RdEOR left
Waterhall RdRoundabout left
Llantrisant RdRoundabout right
Heol IsafT/L ahead, roundabout ahead, roundabout right, roundabout left, slip rd
A4702 nd exit
Upper BoatRoundabout 3 rd exit, right
TontegT/L left
Main Rd2 x T/L ahead, left
Crown Hill / CreigiauEOR left
Llantrisant RdRight
Croft Y GenauEOR left
Cardiff Rd / St Fagans Rd3 rd right
Fairways Crescent / Bwlch Rd5 th left
Norbury Rd