Best Driving Schools in Virginia Beach

Why These Driving Schools?

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

Hancock Driving School

Hancock Driving School is a defensive driving school located in Portsmouth, Virginia that has benefitted many teens and adults since the company’s founding. Their certified instructors have a strong dedication to keeping their students safe behind the wheel, which is why the stress the points of safety, responsibility, and awareness in all of their courses. Hancock Driving School has many courses available for their students including improvement, general driver’s education, and re-examination courses.

Portsmouth, VA 23707


Phyllis Foster Driving School

Phyllis Foster Driving School is a family-owned company located in Suffolk, Virginia that is owned and operated by military veterans Rennee and Jeffery Townsend. They have more than 13 years of experience educating adults and teens about how to drive safely, confidently, and responsibly. Together, they provide many courses including behind the wheel training, online instruction, classroom instruction courses, DMV approved driver improvement clinics, and re-examinations.

Suffolk, VA 23434