Best Driving Schools in Columbus

Why These Driving Schools?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Columbus Driving Schools on more than 25 variables across five categories, and analyzed the results to give you a hand-picked list of the best.

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Our Selection Criteria:

  • 1. Availability

    Consistently approachable and responsive, so customers never feel ignored.

  • 2. Qualifications

    Building customer confidence with licensing, accreditations, and awards.

  • 3. Reputation

    A history of delighted customers and outstanding service.

  • 4. Experience

    Masters of their craft, based on years of practical experience and education.

  • 5. Professionalism

    Providing service with honesty, reliability, and respect.

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Bloom School of Driving Dynamix Inc.

Bloom School of Driving Dynamix Inc. has been teaching people how to drive in Columbus for over 10 years. The team is known as a top-rated teen defensive driving course that goes above and beyond basic driver's ed with highly qualified instructors taking students through rigorous car control drills including slalom drills, wet braking/steering drill, emergency lane change drill, and a spin avoidance car drill. Lessons are geared towards teens but are also available for corporate and fleet drivers, law enforcement, seniors, and adult drivers of SUVs and minivans, and details for the Car Control Drills Program can be found on BSDD's site. The company is an AAA Approved Driving School and is affiliated with the Ohio State Highway Patrol and US Military Families.

Columbus, OH 43221


Columbus Driving Academy Inc.

Columbus Driving Academy Inc. has been offering driving lessons in Reynoldsburg for over 30 years. Both teens and adults can learn safe driving skills as well as all current road laws, and the school also offers remedial courses. Affordable classes are available six days a week, and all schedules can be viewed on Columbus Driving Academy's website. High school students can take their first seven sessions in any order desired, but must take their eighth three-hour session last, and instructors can pick students up for their eight hours of in-car driving training as well. Participants can also conveniently sign up for their Ohio BMV Driving Test online, and the center holds an A+ rating with the BBB and is a member of the Reynoldsburg's Chamber of Commerce.

Reynoldsburg, OH 43068


First Drive Driving School LLC

First Drive Driving School LLC is a driving school serving the community of Hilliard. The center provides state-approved driver's education classes for teens covering all state-mandated classroom and behind-the-wheel training, and students may take classes in whatever order desired or take advantage of online courses as well. The school also offers remedial one-day courses for adults and juveniles for various driving offenses, court orders, and two-point credits as well as driving classes for seniors, and those with disabilities also have access to a driver rehabilitation specialist who can help them learn to drive via specialized training and adaptive equipment. First Drive Driving School rents cones as well for those looking to practice for the maneuverability test on their own time.

Hilliard, OH 43026