Northampton 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 official extended driving test routes for Northampton 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 Northampton extended car routes 1 to 3.

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 official DVSA Northampton Driving Test Centre 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 CentreNorthampton
Type of Test RouteExtended Car
Name/ Number of RoadDirection
Driving Test Route Number1
Heathfield WayEOR right
Gladstone WayRoundabout left
Mill LaneRoundabout right
Harlestone RdLeft
Cotswold AveRight
Edge Hill RdRight
Stoneleigh ChaseEOR left
Harlestone RdT/L right
Lodge WayLeft
Barn WayEOR left
Lodge WayEOR right
Harlestone RdRight
Church Brampton Rd / Church Brampton VillageLeft
Follow one-way systemEOR right
Welford RdLeft
Brampton LaneRoundabout right
Harborough RdT/L ahead, 2 nd left
Yelvertoft RdEOR right
Nursery LaneCrossroads right
Kingsland AveLeft
Harborough Rd / Broad StRoundabout ahead
Southern Relief Rd2 x roundabout ahead
Towcester RdRoundabout right
Danes Camp WayRoundabout ahead
Banbury LaneCrossroads right
Kislingbury RdRoundabout ahead
Sandy LaneRoundabout right
Berrywood RdRoundabout ahead, roundabout right
Duston Main RdT/L left
Bants LaneRoundabout ahead
Mill LaneRoundabout right
Gladstone Rd2 nd left
Heathfield WayRight
Service Rd
Driving Test Route Number2
Heathfield WayRight
Gladstone RdRoundabout right
Mill LaneT/L left
Harborough RdRight
Yelvertoft Rd / Hastings RdLeft
Eastern Ave NorthRight
Boughton Green Rd2 nd left
Yardley DriveRight
Holly Lodge DriveRoundabout ahead
Red House RdRoundabout ahead
Toby Inn RoundaboutRight 4 th exit
Lumbertubs WayRoundabout ahead, roundabout right
Nene Valley Way3 rd exit, Roundabout right
London Rd / Bridge St One Way SystemRight, left
Victoria PromT/L right
Bedford RdRoundabout left
Rushmere RdT/L ahead
Park Ave SouthLeft
Christchurch RdLeft
Ardington RdLeft
Wellingborough RdRight
Rose Holme RdLeft
Admitt RdRight
Lea RdMini roundabout right
Abington AveT/L left
Park Ave North3 rd Left
Cedar RdRight
Oakwood RdEOR left
Kingsley TerraceT/L right
Kingsley RdT/L left
St. Georges AveLeft
Barrack RdRight
Hester StRight
Semilong RdLeft
Gordon StLeft
St. Andrews RdT/L right
Spencer Bridge RdT/L right
Gladstone RdRight
Heathfield WayRight
Driving Test Route Number3
Heathfield WayEOR left
Gladstone RdRoundabout ahead, left
St Francis AveEOR right
Pembroke RdRoundabout left
Gladstone RdT/L left
Spencer Bridge RdT/L right
St. Andrews RdT/L left
MarefairT/l right
Gas St3 x roundabout ahead
Towcester Rd3 rd left
Delapre Crescent RdEOR left
Towcester RdRight
Rothersthorpe Rd2 x roundabout ahead, left
Danes Camp WayRoundabout right 4 th exit
Old A43, Towcester RdRight
Hunsbury Hill2 x roundabout ahead, left
Danes Camp WayRoundabout left
A43 Bypass for Towcester2 x roundabout ahead, left
Continue into villageRight
High StFollow road right
Stoke Rd3 rd left
Blisworth RdLeft
Hyde RdEOR left
A508 London RdRoundabout ahead
A508 Dual Carriageway4 th exit
Middle Lane2 nd exit
Rushmere RdT/L ahead
Park Ave South2 nd left
Christchurch RdEOR left
Park Ave SouthT/L left
Wellingborough Rd / Abington SquareRight
The Mounts / Regent Square / Grafton St / Spencer Bridge RdT/L right
Gladstone Rd2 x roundabout ahead, right
Heathfield WayRight