South Shields 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 South Shields Driving Test Centre. The test routes are developed by examiners for potential driving instructors to be taken during the ADI Part 2 test. These test routes are for driving instructors, if you would like routes for the learner driver practical test, see driving test routes.

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 South Shields, 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 South Shields 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 CentreSouth Shields
Type of Test RouteADI Part 2
Name/ Number of RoadDirection
Driving Test Route Number1
DTCEOR right
Pilgrims WayT/L left
Straker StRoundabout right
Tunnel LinkRoundabout left
Howard StRoundabout left
Monkton Terrace2 nd right
Croft Terrace / Kent StAhead, left
Bede Burn Rd2 nd right
Beaumont TerraceCrossroads ahead, left
Breamish StEOR right, 2 x crossroads ahead
Croquet StCrossroads left
Dillon StEOR right
Wood Terrace / Monkton LaneAhead, right
Link RdEOR left
Cambell Park RdEOR right
Marine Drive2 x EOR right, left
Monkton LaneRight, roundabout right
Mill LaneT/L ahead, EOR left
Shields Rd2 x roundabouts ahead, left
A184Roundabout right
A192 nd slip road ahead, roundabout left
A1231Roundabout ahead, roundabout left
Barnes Quay RdRoundabout ahead
Hylton Castle RdT/L EOR left
Washington RdRight
Hylton LaneEOR left
A184Roundabout right
Rectory RdEOR left
North RdT/L left
Herbert StRoundabout right
Cotswold WayLeft
North Rd / Hedworth LaneAhead, T/L right
Abingdon WayLeft
Hedworth LaneRight
A192 nd slip road ahead, roundabout right
Newcastle Rd3 x roundabouts ahead, roundabout left
Jarrow RdLeft
Driving Test Route Number2
DTCEOR right
Pilgrims WayT/L right
Jarrow Rd (A185)Roundabout left
Western Approach2 x roundabouts ahead, roundabout right
WestwayRoundabout left
Stanhope RdT/L right
Mortimer Rd3 rd right
Reading RdLeft, crossroads right
Mortimer RdRoundabout left
Cauldwell AveLeft, roundabout right
Sunderland RdLeft
Marsden RdRoundabout right, roundabout ahead
Lizard LaneRight
Lake AveRight
Lizard LaneRight
North GuardsLeft
Sandy ChareLeft
Front StT/L right
East St (A183)2 x roundabouts ahead, right
Chichester RdRoundabout ahead
Sea Rd / Station Rd / Charlton RdT/L ahead
Thomson RdRoundabout right
Sunderland RdRight
Fern Ave / North Hylton StRoundabout 2 nd exit
North Hylton Rd5 th left
Castletown WayRoundabout right
A12312 nd exit, EOR right
Spire Rd2 x roundabouts ahead, roundabout right
Washington RdRoundabout left
A192 nd exit, roundabout right
A194T/L left
Shaftesbury AveRight
MonkswayEOR right