Papa Nick’s Driving School

We're currently operating in accordance with the Government's guidelines. We hope to be back up and running in July!


Special Offers on Driving Lessons

We want to help you as much as we can! Why not take advantage of our Gold, Silver, and Bronze packages on driving lessons below?

We pay for your first attempt at your theory and your practical tests, too!

These are special offers so you will be taken to a separate booking system where you’ll be able to choose the dates that suit you. I’ll confirm with a text or email within 24 hours.

Please note: we are taking bookings for September and October for these offers. Due to the COVID-19 situation, we have a large waiting list of pupils eager to have their lessons. This seems to be the case with all driving instructors in Peterborough.

Peterborough Driving Instructor

If you’re looking for a local driving instructor, with fantastic pass rates and affordable driving lessons in Peterborough – look no further.

We aim to improve your confidence and help you learn to drive in a way that suits you. As one of the top-rated independent driving schools in Peterborough, we’re able to offer you a tailored experience each time you sit in the driver’s seat.

Our instructors are ADI (Approved Driving Instructor) qualified and have over 25 years of being on the road as a professional! You’ll only ever have the best possible driving lesson without the worry of having to learn at a pace which doesn’t work for you.

What Our Pupils Say

“I PASSED! Third time lucky! Thank you so much to Nick Darani, a wonderful instructor, professional, calm, puts you at ease and is and simply perfect. Would recommend Nick to any new driver ready for the road, he is excellent.”

Katie ParkerPupil

“The best driving instructor I know, really patient with his students!! Thank you so much!! Passed with 2 minors”

Carlie DeanPupil

“Just passed my test second time lucky thanks to Nick! Brilliant driving instructor! Probably one of the most difficult students he had as I’m a nervous wreck but he got me through it no matter how awkward I was and I couldn’t be happier thank you so much for being so calm and relaxed! Would recommend 100%.”

Mollie KellyPupil

“I would highly recommend Papa Nick he is very helpful and always makes sure you are comfortable with driving. He helped me overcome my nerves and he is very reliable and will never let you down.”

Adam HayesPupil

This is just a small handful of the amazing reviews we’ve received from our pupils. If you’re interested in finding out more about our ratings, visit our Google My Business page or Facebook.

Pass Faster, Pay Less!

Special introductory offers for first-time pupils.

Areas we cover

We mostly cover Peterborough and the surrounding areas. Our pupils are taken out for their lessons in the areas they know and love to help keep their confidence up.

Independent, approved driving instructor (ADI).

Pupils have a 100% pass rate.

Local and loved by learners.

Finding a driving instructor

As an independent driving instructor, we focus solely on the success rate of our learners.

There are a great handful of driving schools around, and we consider ourselves one of the best.

We pride ourselves on our ratings and reviews and it’s thanks to our pupils that our driving school is growing.

Papa Nick Driving School has more than 20 years as a professional driver and is DVSA approved.

Affordable lessons without sacrificing service!

Standards check (DVSA)

We comply with the DVSA requirements of completing an ADI (approved driving instructor) standards check every 4 years as a registered instructor.

Our business is based on openness and transparency with our pupils so, if you’d like to check how we’re registered, you can read the article on becoming a driving instructor.

A driving school you can love!

Helping students (of any age) learn to drive is our sole priority. We’ve offered hundreds of hours of lessons to hundreds of incredibly talented pupils.

Whether it’s your first time driving, or if you’ve used another driving school in Peterborough, we’ll still try our best to make sure that, when it comes to taking your driving test, you’re as ready as you can be.

We can offer block lesson bookings or single hour lessons, whichever suits you.

Learners will enjoy lessons in their local area, in a manual car (a gorgeous, brand new Vauxhall Corsa) to help them prepare for their lives on the open road.

Our Location

53 Benland

T: 07981408310