Oxford 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 Oxford 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 Oxford (Cowley) 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 Oxford Driving Test Centre practical 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 CentreOxford (Cowley)
Type of Test RouteExtended Car
Name/ Number of RoadDirection
Driving Test Route Number1
James Wolfe RdEOR right
Hollow WayRoundabout left
The SladeT/L left
Old Rd / Warneford RdRoundabout right 2 nd exit
Morrel Ave5 th left
Cross StLeft
Rectory RdEOR left
Cowley Rd6 th right
Magdalen RdLeft
Ridgefield RdCrossroad ahead, EOR left
Cricket Rd2 nd left
Milton RdEOR left
Cricket Rd / Rymers LaneEOR Left
Between Towns RdEOR right
Oxford RdT/L ahead
Garsington RdRoundabout ahead
Wallington Rd2 nd left T/L
Oxford RdLeft
Wheatley Rd / Ladder HillLeft
High StEOR right
Church RdLeft
Hollow RdRoundabout left
Park Hill / A40Roundabout right 3 rd exit
A40 NorthwayRoundabout left
Banbury RdT/L left
Marston Ferry Rd / Cherwell Drive2 x roundabouts ahead
Headley WayRoundabout ahead, T/L left
London RdT/L right
Windmill RdT/L ahead
The SladeRoundabout right
Hollow Way3 rd left
James Wolfe Rd3 rd right
Driving Test Route Number2
James Wolfe RdEOR left
Hollow Way2 nd right
Crescent RdEOR right
Marsh RdEOR left
Cowley Rd / Oxford Rd2 nd right
Littlehay2 nd left
Rymers LaneEOR left
Between Towns RdRight
Cromwell Rd3 rd right
Mayfair RdEOR right
Littlemore RdRoundabout right, roundabout left
Cowley RdEOR right
Oxford RdRoundabout right
Eastern By–Pass1 st exit , left, roundabout left
Garsington RodRoundabout ahead, T/L right
Hollow Way3 rd right
James Wolfe Rd2 nd right
Driving Test Route Number3
James Wolfe RdEOR left
Hollow WayEOR right
Garsington Rd / Cowley RdLeft
Littelmay RdCrossroads ahead
Cornwallis Rd3 rd left
Campbell RdLeft
Lytton RdEOR left
Campbell RdRight
Florence Park RdLeft
Church Cowley RdRight
Church Hill RdEOR right
Kelbourne RdLeft
Hillsborough RdLeft
Mayfair RdEOR left
Littlemore RdT/L right
Between Towns RdRoundabout ahead, T/L left
Garsington RdT/L ahead, roundabout ahead
Watlington RdRoundabout ahead, T/L ahead
B480 ChiselhamptonRight
B4015Roundabout ahead, EOR right
A415Ahead through all roundabout, roundabout right
A348 miles left
Slip RdRoundabout right
Ring RdRoundabout left
Abingdon RdT/L right
Donnington Bridge RdEOR T/L right
Iffley RdRoundabout left
Ring Rd2 nd left
Horspath DriftwayRoundabout left
Hollow Way3 rd right
James Wolfe RdRight