Best Driving Schools in Richmond

Why These Driving Schools?

Our goal is to connect people with the best local experts. We scored Richmond 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.

Read more about our selection process

AA Club Driving School

AA Club Driving School is a Richmond business that serves Midlothian, Chesterfield, Henrico, Petersburg, Colonial Heights, Hanover, North Chesterfield, and Richmond. The business offers traffic school, defensive driving, and train the trainer courses for those sent by the court, DMV, or who want to lower their insurance rates. AA Club Driving School is approved by the DMV and the instructors are certified. Students appreciate Jorge’s fun teaching style, use of toy cars, and professionalism.

Richmond, VA 23235


Aadvanced Driving School

Aadvanced Driving School is a Quinton business that serves teens and adults in Richmond and New Kent County. The services include driver improvement, behind-the-wheel and classroom instruction, re-examination, escort training, and online training. More than 96% of Aadvanced Driving School’s students pass their road test the first time. Aadvanced Driving School is certified by the DMV, is fully licensed, and the instructors are First Aid and CPR certified. Students appreciate their professionalism, dedication, patience, and flexibility.

Quinton, VA 23141


Abigail's Driver Improvement Clinic, LLC

Abigail's Driver Improvement Clinic, LLC is a Richmond business that has been providing driver education in English and Spanish for over three years. The business offers driver improvement and driver education classes that include classroom instruction and behind-the-wheel instruction. Abigail's Driver Improvement Clinic, LLC is licensed and approved by the Virginia DMV and is bonded and insured. The business is accredited by the Better Business Bureau and has an A+ rating. Students remark on their flexibility, professionalism, and friendliness.

Richmond, VA 23230


Always First Driving Academy

Always First Driving Academy is a Richmond business that has two locations and has been serving students in Southern Indiana and Richmond for over 42 years. Courses the business offers are driver refresher training, adult driver education, teen driver education, and online driver’s education. Always First Driving Academy provides classroom and behind-the-wheel instruction. They will pick students up and drop them off after the lesson. The instructors are licensed and certified and have university educations. Always First Driving Academy has an A+ rating from the Better Business Bureau.

Richmond, VA 23228


Be Safe Driving School

Be Safe Driving School is a North Chesterfield business that has been serving students for over a decade. The business offers driver’s education classes with behind-the-wheel lessons, driver’s education classes, and behind-the-wheel only lessons. The instructors have more than 100 years of combined driver’s education experience. Be Safe Driving School picks up students for their lessons and drops them off afterward in the Richmond Metro area. Be Safe Driving School is accredited by the Better Business Bureau and has an A+ rating. The business is bonded and insured.

North Chesterfield, VA 23235


Blessed Driving School, LLC

Blessed Driving School, LLC is a Richmond business that has three locations and offers driver’s education and driver improvement classes. The driver’s education course consists of 36 50-minute periods which total 30 hours. Blessed Driving School, LLC also offers driver improvement classes, senior citizen safety courses, and corporate defensive driving classes. The defensive driving class is court approved and DMV licensed.

Richmond, VA 23225


Colonial Driving School

Colonial Driving School is a Colonial Heights business that serves Hopewell, Prince George, and Chesterfield. The courses the business offers include driver’s education, the driver manual course, driver improvement clinic, adult driver’s education, private driving lessons, and an online driver improvement clinic. Colonial Driving School is accredited by the Better Business Bureau and has an A+ rating. Students appreciate their patience, enthusiasm, prices, and the fun and interactive classes.

Colonial Heights, VA 23834


Community Driving School

Community Driving School is a Powhatan business that has three locations and has been providing classroom and behind-the-wheel instruction for over five years. The business serves Farmville, Cumberland, Amelia, Cartersville, Goochland, Midlothian, Powhatan County, Richmond, and Chesterfield. The business provides driver education classes, driver improvement classes, DMV knowledge test prep class, and driver manual course. Community Driving School provides pick-up and drop-off to students at certain retail locations and high schools as well as at their driving schools.

Powhatan, VA 23139


River City Driving School

River City Driving School is a Richmond business that has been serving teens and adults for over 6 years. The business provides driver’s education classes which include behind-the-wheel and classroom instruction, three fail re-examination, online driver improvement and online driver’s education courses, and private lessons for adults and teens. Class options include weekends, summer break, winter break, and spring break. Classroom training is 36 hours and behind-the-wheel is seven days. Behind-the-wheel time is 50 minutes of driving and 50 minutes of observing. Pick-up service is available. River City Driving School is partnered with National Driver Training.

4901 Fitzhugh Ave suite 202
Richmond, VA 23230


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