Now that you want to learn how to drive, here are cheap driving schools in Kenya. Driving is one of those first things we do as soon as we finish high school.
So, if you looking for cheap driving schools in Kenya to begin your driving experience, then sit and read on because you are covered.
The driving school business seems to be a good business. Otherwise, how would you explain the number of driving schools that are mushrooming everyday around the country?
Not all of them are good, that is why I have compiled a list of cheap but reliable driving schools in Kenya. I remember when I went to driving school, I signed up for a driving school within my hood, after about a month of schooling, the driving school closed business.
You can imagine my frustrations. That is why when choosing a driving school, its reputation rather that cost should come first.
Without ado, let us see the best cheap driving schools in Kenya.
18 Cheap driving schools in Kenya.
1. Pettanns driving school
Pettanns is a well-known driving in Kenya especially for residents of Nairobi. It also doubles as a computer college. It has branches Kangemi, Ruai, South B, Kayole, Mathare, Dandora, Umoja, Buruburu and many other parts in Nairobi County where it has about 20 branches.
Pettanns has presence in other counties such as Nakuru, Kiambu, Laikipia, Kajiado, Muranga, Machakos, Kirinyaga, Nyeri, Embu and Meru. A total of 12 counties, making it one of the largest in Kenya.
There fees range from Ksh.9,500.00 for motor cycles to Ksh. 55000.00 for heavy plant machines. If you are going for a regular light passenger vehicle, it should cost you about Ksh. 15000.00.
They are, as of writing this article, offering a 10% discount if you enroll.
Location Head Office-Capital House Next to Ambassador Hotel, Moi Avenue
Tel-: 020 221 99 33
Direct Line-: 0721 32 83 83
You can call the head office to direct you to the nearest branch near you. Better still go to their website and search for branches.
2. AA driving school
AA, which stands for Automotive Association of Kenya, is one of the well-known and oldest cheap driving schools in Kenya.
It has branches all over Kenya.
Their offices are open for business from 8.00am to 5.00pm on weekdays. For an appointment, you can call the cellphone numbers.
AA, fees are cheap than you would expect. They charge Ksh.4500.00 for motorcycles, which is Category A, Ksh. 17,500.00 for light vehicle instruction, which falls under category B. For Category C, which is heavy vehicle instruction, Ksh.19, 900.00 and Ksh.11, 500.00 PSV vehicles.
Email-: [email protected]
3. Seniors driving school
Seniors driving school is known to many people and with positive reviews from many people who have gone through this school. It is not uncommon to see their vehicles any time we are on the roads.
They have branches in Central, Western, Nairobi and Rift Valley regions.
There fees begin at Ksh. 5000.00
Cell: +254 729 461 713
P.O Box: 23469-00625 Nairobi
Email: [email protected]
4. Rocky Driving School
When I hear of Rocky driving school, I remember that advert on TV that would go Rocky, rocky…..I bet you are very familiar with this.
This an old cheap driving school in Kenya with very good reputation. Besides, I know quite a number of their alumni that are very good drivers.
They have branches in most parts of the country including Nairobi, Rift valley region, Western, Nyanza and Coast Regions.
Fees begin at Ksh. 11500.00 for motorcycles all-inclusive.
5. Glory driving school
This is another very cheap driving school in Kenya. For those who live on Muranga Road. They have other branches in Buruburu, Parklands, Pangani and Tom Mboya.
Charges begin from Ksh. 12000.00 all-inclusive.
Phone: 020 2221611
6. Sony driving school
Sony is a cheap driving located at Mageso Chambers, Mezzanine Floor Moi Avenue. They have very good instructors that teach their students good driving skills.
Open for business 8.00am- 6.00pm Monday- Saturday.
Their fees begins for Ksh. 7000.00 for Motor cycles class FG, Ksh. 9000.00 for Vehicles Class E and 11,000.00 for heavy commercial vehicles class BCE.
Physical Address: Mageso Chambers, Mezz
Flr, Moi Avenue
Address: P.O.Box: 7563 – 00100 Nairobi GPO
Phone Number: 203342036
7. Top Gear driving school
For those of us near Tena Estate, this is a driving school you can try.
Phone: 0722 784235
8. Wings Driving School
Wings is one of those driving school that has a good reputation though not well known by most people out there.
However, that said, you can try it out.
You may need to pay them a visit to find out about this. It is not in the public domain.
Address: Muhoho Ave, Nairobi
Phone: 0722 309415
9. Iqra Driving school
This is another driving school that you probably have come across. They have branches in places such as Hurlingham, Eastleigh, and Coast regions.
Check with them for this.
Address: Hurlingham Plaza, Argwings Kodhek Rd, Nairobi
10. Heltz Driving School
Heltz is also a well-known driving school especially to residents of Eastlands though its main office is at Sheikh House along Tom Mboya Street.
Charges begin at Ksh. 9200.00 for a full driving course.
Address: Outer Ring Road, Nairobi
Phone: 0722 614473
Other cheap driving schools in Kenya
Here are other driving schools that you may want to look at.
- Defensive driving systems LTD
- Generations driving school
- Top Quality Driving school
- Royal Automobile Club
- Eden Driving Schools
- Royal Automotive club.
- Karegata Driving School
- Enesis Driving school
- West Nairobi Driving School
They say cheap is expensive, but getting a cheap and reputable driving schools in Kenya could not only equip you with vital driving skills but also save you lots of money and time.
Most of the listed driving school above have can be found within you neighborhood. Please be sure to check this and check the facts with them before engaging with them in any form business.
Should you know of any driving school that you feel ought to be on this list, let me know.