Failsworth Extended Driving Test Routes

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

Detailed below are the extended driving test routes for Failsworth Driving Test Centre. The test routes are developed by examiners from the actual test centre to incorporate a wide variety of roads and traffic systems.

Extended driving test routes are intended for drivers that were previously qualified but lost their licence due to disqualification. Before their licence is reinstated, a court has ruled that they must pass the extended driving test. These test routes a different from the standard learner test routes. If you would like to view the standard learner test routes, please 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 Failsworth Manchester, extended car routes 1 of 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 practical extended driving test.


Extended Driving test routes for Sat Nav, Google Maps, Google Earth, iPhone, Android & CoPilot Live may be available. Browse to see if the Failsworth 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 CentreFailsworth
Type of Test RouteExtended Car
Name/ Number of RoadDirection
Driving Test Route Number1
Ashton Rd WestMini roundabout left
Lord Lane3 rd left
Alder RdMini roundabout ahead
Hibbert CrescentMini roundabout ahead, EOR right
Brierley AveEOR right
Ashton Rd East2 nd left
Hampton RdEOR right
Richmond RdEOR left
Westminster Rd / Mersey Rd North2 nd T/L right
Manchester RdLeft
Hollinwood AveRoundabout ahead
Victoria Ave East / Victoria AveEOR left
Middleton RdT/L right
Sheepfoot LaneT/L left
Bury Old RdT/L left
Middleton RdRoundabout ahead
Manchester Old RdRoundabout right
Middleton WayRoundabout ahead
Oldham RdRoundabout ahead, T/L right
Townley St / Grimshaw LaneT/L right
GreengateRoundabout ahead
Lightbowne Rd2 nd T/L left
Kenyon Lane / Joyce StEOR right
St Mary’s Rd / Dean LaneT/L left
Oldham Rd3 rd T/L right
Ashton Rd WestMini roundabout ahead, mini roundabout right
Lord Lane2 nd left
School RdEOR left
Partington St
Driving Test Route Number2
Brierley AveEOR right
Ashton Rd East2 nd left
Hampton RdEOR right
Richmond RdEOR left
Westminster RdT/L right
Roman RdEOR left
Limeside RdEOR right
Hollins RdMini roundabout left
Copsterhill RdRight
Hadfield StEOR right
Ashton Rd / Oldham Rd2 nd T/L left
Wellington Rd / Penny Meadow / Mossley RdT/L left
Queens Rd / Lees New RdRight
Lees New RdEOR left
Rhodes Hill / Hartshead StEOR left
High St / Lees RdRoundabout left
Oldham WayRoundabout 2 nd left
Chadderton WayRoundabout 2 nd left
Burnley Lane / Chadderton Hall Rd / Haigh LaneT/L right
Oldham RdT/L left
Mills Hill Rd / Joshua Lane / Lees StT/L ahead
GreengateRoundabout 2 nd left
Hollinwood AveT/L right
BroadwayEOR left
Oldham RdT/L right
Ashton Rd West2 x mini roundabout ahead, 2 nd right
Partington St