Leicester Gipsy Lane 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 Leicester Gipsy Lane 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 Leicester extended car routes 1 to 5.

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.


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  • EOR – End of Road
  • T/L – Traffic Lights
  • DTC – Driving Test Centre
Name of Practical Test CentreLeicester (Gipsy Lane)
Type of Test RouteExtended Car
Name/ Number of RoadDirection
Driving Test Route Number1
Gipsy LaneT/L left
Catherine StRight
Purley StRight
Yorkshire RdLeft
Scarborough RdRight
Yorkshire RdRight
Canon StLeft
Glendon StLeft
Ardath RdRd
Doncastor RdT/L left
Belgrave RdT/L roundabout 3 rd exit
Abbey Park RdAhead T/L
Blackbird Rd2 nd T/L right
Anstey LaneAhead mini roundabout
Hill StAhead roundabout 2 nd exit
Anstey LaneAhead roundabout
Gorse HillInto
Leicester RdTo
AnsteyRoundabout 3 rd exit
Cropston Rd B5328Right
B5328 Station RdTo
Hallfields LaneT/L left
Loughborough RdRoundabout 2 nd exit
Slip Rd B674To
SilebyRight stop line
Cossington2 nd left
Dual Carriageway A46To
LeicesterRoundabout 2 nd exit
Barkbythorpe LaneRight
Highway RdAhead
Earls WayLeft
Churchill RdRight
Colby DriveInto
Hiill RiseLeft
Humberstone LaneRoundabout 2 nd exit
Barkby RdLeft
Dunbar RdRight
I Marston Rd
Gipsy Lane
Driving Test Route Number2
Gipsy LaneT/L right
Barkby RdLeft
Wyvern AveInto
Gleneagles AveRight
Peebles WayRight
Gleneagles AveT/L ahead
Nicklaus RdLeft
Jacklin DriveRight
Jacklin DriveLeft
Nicklaus RdRight
Southdown DriveRight
Westdown DriveLeft
Humberston LaneT/L right
Newark RdRoundabout 2 nd exit
A46 Syston By PassLeft
Seagrave CrossroadsLeft
Seagrave to SilebyLeft
RothleyT/L ahead
B 5328To
Town Green StInto
Wellsic Lane/Station RdLeft
Cropston Rd B5328To
AnsteyRoundabout 1 st exit
B5327 Leicester RdInto
Gorse HillRoundabout ahead 2 nd exit
Anstey LaneRoundabout ahead 2 nd exit
Anstey LaneMini roundabout ahead 2 nd exit
Anstey LaneT/L left
Blackbird RdT/L right
Blackbird RdT/L ahead
Abbey Park RdT/L roundabout ahead 2 nd exit
Dysart WayT/L left
Catherine StMini roundabout ahead T/L right
Gipsy LaneRight
Driving Test Route Number3
Gipsy LaneT/L left
Catherine StLeft
Rearsby RdLeft
Queniborough RdLeft
Canon StRight
Dean RdAhead
Carter StRight
Martin streetLeft
Catherine StMini roundabout ahead, T/L right
Dysart WayRoundabout left
Belgrave GateRoundabout right 3 rd exit
Burleys WayT/L right
St Margarets WayT/L left
Sanvey GateT/l right
Frog island/WoodgateT/L ahead
Groby RdT/L roundabout left
New Parks BoulevardRoundabout ahead 2 nd exit
New Parks WayRoundabout 3 rd exit
A50 Hinckley RdRoundabout ahead 2 nd exit
Hinckley RdRight
B582 Leicester LaneTo
Barns wayTo
Newtown Unthank/ Warremn
Ratby, Desford LaneLeft
Groby Main St/ Groby Rdleft
Groby & through village, Ratby RdRight
Markfield RdLeft
Newtown Linford LaneUnder bridge
N / LinfordLeft
Gradgate RdLeft
Markfiield & Field HeadRoundabout 1 st exit
A50 Leicester RdRoundabout ahead
A50 Leicester RdRoundabout ahead
A50 Leicester Rdinto
Groby RdRoundabout ahead 2 nd exit
Groby RdRoundabout left 2 nd exit
Grenfrith RdRoundabout ahead 2 nd exit
Krefeld roadRoundabout 3 rd exit
Strasbourg DriveRight
Beaumont Leys LaneAhead 2 nd mini roundabout, T/L left
Abbey LaneT/L right
Thurcaston RdT/L right
Loughborough RdT/L left
Checketts RdT/L ahead
Driving Test Route Number4
Gipsy LaneT/L right
Barkby RdLeft, roundabout 2 nd exit, right
Barkbythorpe RdEOR left
Beeby RdRight
Queniborough RdLeft
Avenue RdRight, EOR right
Syston RdLeft
Rearsby RdRoundabout 3 rd exit
East GoscoteLeft
Chestnut WayEOR right
Long FurrowRight
Countryman’s WayEOR left
Broome Lane / Ratcliffe Rd / The
Mini roundabout 2 nd exit
Burton RdEOR right
High St / Barrow RdMini roundabout left
Bridge StRoundabout left
A6Roundabout ahead, T/L left, roundabout right
Birstall RdRoundabout left
Watermead WayT/L right
Melton RdT/L left
Marfit StT/L left
Gipsy LaneT/L right, right
Driving Test Route Number5
Gipsy LaneT/L right
Barkby RdLeft
Wyvern Ave / Gleneagles AveT/L left
Troon WayT/L ahead
Watermead WayRight
A563 Ring RdRoundabout left
Halifax DriveRight
Woodstock Rd / Cashmore ViewRight
Beaumont Leys LaneRoundabout left
A563 Krefeld WayRoundabout 2 nd exit, roundabout
3 rd exit
Gorse HillRoundabout 2 nd exit
Anstey VillageLeft
Bradgate LaneRoundabout ahead
Main StLeft
Markfield LaneRoundabout left
A50Roundabout left
A46Roundabout 3 rd exit, roundabout ahead
Loughborough RdT/L ahead, T/L left
Checketts RdT/L ahead
Marfit StT/L left
Gipsy LaneT/L right, right