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Driving Schools in Melbourne | Book a Melbourne Driving Lesson

Updated on November 29, 2012

Finding Driving Schools in Melbourne

With so many driving schools in melbourne, how can you find which one you will feel most comfortable with and get you passing your driving test with flying colours.

It's not as easy as it sounds is it? There literally are so many different providers out there, that it makes you feel overwhelmed...

In this lens I'd like to show you some my top 3 driving school picks and the reasons why they are on my list. Hopefully by having this information you'll be able to get going and pass your test in no time.

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Barkly Driving School

Aside from providing heavy vehicle driving testing (e.g. trucks, forklifts, etc.) Barkly's also provides a friendly and personalised lessons. Both female and male instructors are available for you to learn at your convenience.

What are the key benefits

- Monday to Saturday lessons

- Pick up at the location of your choosing

- Automatic and Manual models

How much do they charge?

- Car lessons= $38.00 for 45 minute sessions, and $50.00 per 1 hour.

- Licence Test costs = $165.00.

Where do I find them?

To find out more visit - http://www.barklys.com.au/

Excel Drive

Established since 1956 Excel Drive provides tailored driving lessons from both female and male driving instructors, with a high level of customer service as well as a profession driver education plan.

What are the key benefits

* Monday to Saturday lessons

* Pick up at the location of your choosing

* Automatic and Manual models

How much do they charge?

- Car lessons = $44 for 45min (5 lesson pack $205, save $20) and $58.00 for 60minute per 1 hour session.

- 5 lesson pack = $269 (save $21)

- 10 lesson pack = $510 (save $70)

- Express test preparation = $130.00 for 90 minutes.

- Licence test costs = $170.00

Where do I find them?

To find out more visit - http://www.exceldrive.com

"A" Grade Motor School

Servicing Melbourne's northern, north eastern and western suburbs A Grade is another highly recommended driving lesson provider. All driving instructors are fully certified and qualified to conduct a fantastic learning experience.

What are the key benefits

- Monday to Saturday lessons, including early evening tuitions

- Pick up at the location of your choosing

- Automatic and Manual vehicles

How much do they charge?

- SPECIAL OFFER: Beginners Package - Get 5 lessons for $175 ($35 each)

- Car lessons= $39.00 for 45 minute sessions, and $52.00 per 1 hour.

- Licence Test costs (contact A Grade directly)

Where do I find them?

To find out more visit - http://www.agrade.com.au

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      TonyPetrelli 5 years ago

      Great article! I remember when I did my driving test, was sooo nervous. Hardest part for me was to have more self confidence in my driving. I actually went with "A" Grade and thought they were fantastic - would definitely recommend them to anyone just starting out or wanting to pass their driving exam.