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Motorway driving lessons for beginners – Learn to drive safely

Motorway Driving Lesson I’m a beginner, so can I learn how to drive on a motorway?” It’s a common question that every learner driver asks when they’re on the road for the first time. If you want to be a safe driver on the road. You need to know where to look for road hazards. So the best way to learn is to take a course for motorway driving lessons or with a certified instructor.

We will help you learn to drive on motorways with our practical road safety guidelines. Learn how to drive safely on motorways with our motorway driving lessons in heavy traffic, including how to stay safe when merging onto a motorway or getting stuck in heavy traffic and how to navigate the UK’s motorways.

We’re here to help you master the art of motorway driving

Motorway driving lessons have always been more affordable! Learn how to improve your driving skills quickly, safely. And painlessly with our range of motorway driving lessons and driving school in the UK. The road ahead can be daunting. It’s easy to get distracted by other drivers, daydream, or focus on getting home safely. But if you know how to drive well, you’ll get where you want to go without stress.

Book Your Lesson Today - The Process with Drivefix Driving School

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Tell us your Requirement

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We listen, take notes & then choose a suitable instructor.

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We book your assessment lesson.

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Drivefix’s instructor gives you feedback.

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We put your lessons in leading up to your test.

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Planning your course gives you the best chance of passing first

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The probability of passing the first time with us is over 90%

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Freedom and welcome to the pass first-time club!

Motorway Driving Lessons - Check the Motorway Signs

People often forget that road signs aren’t just there to point us in the direction we’re trying to go. They are there for a reason and are design to be read. Many signs worldwide are design to help drivers understand what they’re doing. These are known as directional signs. So, for example, a roundabout sign might have arrows to indicate what lane to take into the roundabout and what direction to exit the roundabout.

Motorway Driving Lessons - How to Survive on Motorways

On the motorway, drivers can’t always choose the fastest route, but they can choose whether to drive too slowly. This doesn’t mean they have to speed; they must decide to slow down when they have a choice. If we’re face with a choice between taking a longer route and going much faster. We’re more likely to take the slower route. This isn’t because we’re lazy; it’s because the slow route is safer. The speed we go depends on the road we have chosen, the traffic in the area, and our driving skill and experience.

When driving on a highway, you should always assume that traffic will always be heavy and be prepared for it. The next time you’re driving on a highway, try taking a deep breath and reminding yourself that you’re safe and have all the time in the world to make it there.

We won’t be beaten on price

Please contact us if you discover a business that offers the following services for less money than we do so that we can at least match their price.

  • We never employ trainees; only fully qualified driving instructors.
  • All of our instructors are from the region in which you will take your test. Understanding the exam routes and the overall caliber of the instruction depends on this.
  • Every single one of our instructors who teaches the intensive courses received at least a grade of 5 on their most recent check test. The highest grades are fifth and sixth.
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Motorway Driving Lessons - The Most Dangerous Motorway Intersections

If you are prepare, five common dangers at highway intersections could cause severe accidents.

1) Motorists who don’t stop at stop signs or red lights.

2) Speeding cars or trucks.

3) Left turns red.

4) Right turns on red.

5) Drivers who fail to yield to pedestrians.

While all of these are deadly, the worst one for motorcyclists is the right turn on red. A right turn on red is often take by motorists who have just passe the left-turn signal but are waiting for it to turn green. As a result, the car behind them doesn’t have time to react, causing a collision with the motorcycle. These dangerous situations can be prevente through road signs and good driving habits.

The top four most dangerous places are the junction where the M4 meets the M5 and the M42 in Birmingham. The Junction of the M6 in Staffordshire and the M62 junction near the village of Leek. Also, the Junction of the M4 in Somerset and the M5 junction in Wiltshire. This is because drivers are most likely to make risky decisions if they drive too fast, in too much traffic, or under high stress.

Motorway Driving Lessons - Motorway Driving Safety

One of the most dangerous driving situations occurs when a car is changing lanes without using a turn signal. Studies have found that drivers who change lanes without signalling have a crash rate three times higher than drivers who use a turn signal. While some drivers may assume that using a turn signal means that they can change lanes without signalling, it’s the responsibility of all drivers to be aware of traffic conditions and share the road safely.

Motorway Driving Lessons - Rules for Driving On Motorways

When you drive on motorways, you must remember that people are behind you and in front of you, too. You need to be alert to other drivers’ behaviours and reactions and your own and behave accordingly. Don’t speed unless it is necessary, and don’t drink alcohol. Don’t tailgate or pass too closely, especially if a traffic queue is behind you. Keep your speed consistent and steady, and follow all road signs. You need to understand the road layout so that you can navigate around obstacles. Know your surroundings and be aware of hazards.


Can beginner drivers use the motorway?

Learner drivers can now get their licences in England, Scotland, and Wales if they’ve had three hours of supervised practise driving with a qualified

In Northern Ireland, you’re not allowed to drive on the motorway. However, legislation is pending for learner drivers to take their tests.

It’s a welcome development because it’s safer for learner drivers to drive on motorways with a qualified instructor

What is the motorway's legal speed limit?

Driving in the country, you can expect to find stretches of a single track less than 50mph. If you want to drive fast, you must get onto a motorway. On a motorway, you can expect to see a limit of 70mph; on some stretches of motorway, you can see a limit of 80mph.

When driving on the motorway, it is essential to be aware of the weather conditions. It is vital to slow down and pay attention to the weather report. If you see a lot of snow or ice, reduce your speed and drive slowly. And If you can’t slow down, consider using your indicator. If you can’t use your indicators, you can use your brakes to slow down. However, if you are going too slow, you should pull over and let other drivers pass you.

Additional Driving Courses

Pass Plus Course

Drivers can improve their driving skills by taking the Pass Plus course. It will take you no more than six hours and is designed to improve your driving skills

Intensive Driving Course

There are a lot of intensive driving courses, but they all vary. Cost, length, and effectiveness are three key aspects of a practical intensive driving course

Refresher Driving Lessons

The best refresher driving lessons are those that help you take control of your car rather than teaching you how to be a passenger

Motorway Driving Lessons

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