19 Cheap Driving Schools In Kenya

cheap driving schools in kenya
cheap driving schools in kenya

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.

Business Hours



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
Email-:[email protected]
            [email protected]
Website- www.petannsdrivingschool.co.ke

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.

Business Hours

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]

Cell-: 0722205106 , 0733620966,0720227267, 0720261576

Website: http://www.aakenya.co.ke/driving-school.html

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.

Business Hours.

Sunday Closed
Monday 7am–7pm
Tuesday 7am–7pm
Wednesday 7am–7pm
Thursday 7am–7pm
Friday 7am–7pm
Saturday 7am–7pm


There fees begin at Ksh. 5000.00


Cell: +254 729 461 713

P.O Box: 23469-00625 Nairobi

Email: [email protected]

Website: seniorsdrivingschool.co.ke

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.

Business Hours

Sunday Closed
Monday 8am–6pm
Tuesday 8am–6pm
Wednesday 8am–6pm
Thursday 8am–6pm
Friday 8am–6pm
Saturday 8am–6pm


Fees begin at Ksh. 11500.00 for motorcycles all-inclusive.


Hotline Mobiles No’s:
0700 667777
0702 252222
0704 773300
0722 510379
Email: [email protected]
            [email protected]

Website: rockyschool.co.ke

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.

Business Hours

Sunday 9am–1pm
Monday 8am–6pm
Tuesday 8am–6pm
Wednesday 8am–6pm
Thursday 8am–6pm
Friday 8am–6pm
Saturday 8am–2pm


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.

Business Hours

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
City/Town: Nairobi
Phone Number: 203342036

7. Top Gear driving school

For those of us near Tena Estate, this is a driving school you can try.

Business Hours

Sunday 6am–9pm
Monday 6am–9pm
Tuesday 6am–9pm
Wednesday 6am–9pm
Thursday 6am–9pm
Friday 6am–9pm
Saturday 6am–9pm


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.

Business Hours

Sunday Closed
Monday 7am–7pm
Tuesday 7am–7pm
Wednesday 7am–7pm
Thursday 7am–7pm
Friday 7am–7pm
Saturday 8am–1pm


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.

Business Hours

Sunday Closed
Monday 9am–6:15pm
Tuesday 9am–6:15pm
Wednesday 9am–6:15pm
Thursday 9am–6:15pm
Friday 9am–6:15pm
Saturday 9am–6:15pm


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.

Business Hours

Sunday Closed
Monday 8am–5pm
Tuesday 8am–5pm
Wednesday 8am–5pm
Thursday 8am–5pm
Friday 8am–5pm
Saturday 8am–5pm


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.

  1. Defensive driving systems LTD
  2. Generations driving school
  3. Top Quality Driving school
  4. Royal Automobile Club
  5. Eden Driving Schools
  6. Royal Automotive club.
  7. Karegata Driving School
  8. Enesis Driving school
  9. 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.

Happy driving!

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