Maryland Area Driving Schools

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ABOUT THIS GUIDE: Below is a list of Washington area driving schools as compiled by washingtonpost.com. Information was included as individual driving schools responded to our requests for information. Please contact the school directly with questions about its programs, or e-mail us to submit suggestions or additional information for this guide. washingtonpost.com does not endorse any specific school.

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ANNE ARUNDEL COUNTY

School Address Phone Number Cost Program Description Years in Business Additional Features
Alfredo's Driving School 2083 West St., Ste. 208,
Annapolis, Md.
410-266-8192 $290 2 weeks; Monday-Friday 3 years Instruction available in English and Spanish
Chesapeake Driving School & Academy 914 Bay Ridge Rd.,
Annapolis, Md.
410-267-6126 $350 2.5 weeks; Monday-Thursday 6-9:15 p.m. year round; mornings during summer 3 years English only
Drive-Rite Driving School 202 Bertram Circle,
Glen Burnie, Md.
410-766-8456 $340 2.5 weeks (days, summer);
3.5 weeks (evenings, year round);
5.5 weeks (evenings, year round)
48 years English only
Suburban Driving School LLC 2129 Baldwin Ave.,
Crofton, Md.
301-261-0332 $350 2.5 weeks; Monday-Thursday 6-9 p.m. 30+ years English only; teen drivers only
Top Driver 2315 Bel Air Rd., B2,
Fallston, Md.
410-877-0281 Varies 3 week afternoons, 5 week Saturdays N/A English only

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CALVERT COUNTY

School Address Phone Number Cost Program Description Years in Business Additional Features
Drive-Safe, Inc. 4130 Old Town Rd.,
Huntingtown, Md.
410-414-8044 $275 10 days - 2.5 weeks 4 years English only; teen drivers

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CHARLES COUNTY

School Address Phone Number Cost Program Description Years in Business Additional Features
Best Driving Academy 105 Paul Melon Ct., Suite 17,
Waldorf Md.
301-885-0077 $275 2 weeks M-F 5:30 p.m.-8:45 p.m.; 9 a.m.-12:15 p.m. (summer only) 3 years English only
Drive America Driving School 21030 Pointlookout Rd.,
Callaway, Md.
301-994-3202 $250 Monday-Friday 6-9 p.m. 31 years English only
Greg's Driving School 210 Old Washington Rd., Ste. 109,
Waldorf, Md.
301-843-0446 Call for prices 2 weeks; Monday-Friday 11 a.m.-2:15 p.m.; 3-6:15 p.m.; 6:30-9:45 p.m. 10+ years English only; teen and beginning drivers
Top Dawg Driving School 11801 Park Waldorf, Suite 510,
Waldorf, Md
301-632-5557 $250 2 weeks Monday-Friday, 6 p.m.-9:15 p.m. Less than one year English only

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FREDERICK COUNTY

School Address Phone Number Cost Program Description Years in Business Additional Features
Greg's Driving School 1560 Opposumtown Pike,
Frederick, Md.
301-662-1055 Call for prices 2 weeks; Monday-Friday 11 a.m.-2:15 p.m.; 3-6:15 p.m.; 6:30-9:45 p.m. 10+ years English only; teen and beginning drivers
Greg's Driving School 1511 Ridgeside Dr.,
Mt. Airy, Md.
301-829-7387 and 800-456-1255 Call for prices 2 weeks; Monday-Friday 11 a.m.-2:15 p.m.; 3-6:15 p.m.; 6:30-9:45 p.m. 10+ years English only; teen and beginning drivers
Frederick Community College 7932 Opossumtown Pike,
Frederick, Md.
301-846-2426 $295 Monday-Friday 8-11a.m.; noon-3 p.m 15 years Instruction offered in English and sign language

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HOWARD COUNTY

School Address Phone Number Cost Program Description Years in Business Additional Features
Aces Driving Academy, Inc 4900 Waterloo St.,
Ellicott City, Md.
410-730-3058 $300 2 weeks; Monday-Friday 50+ years English only
Easy Method Driving School 8654 Baltimore National Pike,
Ellicott City, Md.
410-461-9090 $379.95 Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-9 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday 9 a.m.-5 p.m. 72 years English only
Mr. B's Drive With Ease 9090 Frederick Rd., Ste. 3,
Ellicott City, Md.
410-465-3455 $299 2 weeks during summer (mornings/evenings);
4 weeks during other seasons
N/A English only, teen drivers
Ryden Driving Institute 9470 Annapolis Rd., Ste. 102, Lanham, Md. 301-459-9626 $299 for comprehensive driver´┐Żs education; $50 for a 6-hour driver improvement course 2 weeks; Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-12:15 p.m.; 6-9:15 p.m. 22 years English only, interpreters encouraged
Safety First Driving School 5820 Washington Blvd.,
Elkridge, Md.
410-379-1505 $249 2 weeks; Monday-Friday 25 years English only, teen drivers

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MONTGOMERY COUNTY

School Address Phone Number Cost Program Description Years in Business Additional Features
AA Driving School 2446 Reedie Dr., Ste. 7,
Wheaton, Md.
301-933-9110 $275 2 weeks: Monday- Friday 3-6 p.m.; 6-9 p.m. N/A English, but accommodation available for French and Spanish
AB Discount Driving School 11212 Grand View Ave. Ste. 111,
Wheaton Md.
301-962-4700 $280 2 weeks; Monday- Friday: 9 a.m.-noon; 3-6 p.m.; 6-9 p.m.; weekends: 5 days 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. 20 years Instruction available in English, French, Creole and Spanish
AB Discount Driving School 644 University Blvd.,
Silver Spring, Md.
301-439-2917 $280 2 weeks; Monday- Friday: 9 a.m.-noon; 3-6 p.m.; 6-9 p.m.; weekends: 5 days 9 a.m.- 3 p.m. 20 years Instruction available in English, French, Creole and Spanish
Advanced Driving School 2277 Belpre Rd., Ste. 205,
Silver Spring, Md.
301-460-8100 $285 2 weeks; Monday-Friday3-6 p.m.; 6-9 p.m. N/A Instruction available in English and French
All Star Driving School 7676 New Hampshire Ave., Ste. 305B,
Takoma Park, Md.
301-434-0640 $275 2 weeks: Monday- Friday, 10 a.m.-1:15p.m., 6:15-9:30p.m.; Saturdays, 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. N/A Instruction available in English and Spanish
Alpha Driving Academy, LLC 15733 Crabsbranch Way,
Derwood, Md.
301-309-1211 $300 2 weeks; Monday- Friday 10 a.m. -1 p.m. 5-8 p.m.; summer: Saturday, Sunday 9 a.m.-noon for 5 weekends 9 years English only
APM Driving School 8545 Piney Branch Rd.,
Silver Spring, Md,
301-495-9007 $275 for 36 hrs. 2 weeks; Monday- Friday, 9 a.m.-9 p.m. 5 years Instruction available in Spanish, French and Creole
Astick Driving School, Inc. 504 E. Diamond Ave.,
Gaithersburg, Md.
301-704-8974 $250 2 weeks; Monday- Friday 6-9:15 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m.-3 p.m. (Spanish only) 4 years Instruction available in English
Ed's Driving School 3311 Toledo Ter., Rm. 85
Hyattsville, Md.
301-853-3010 $270 2 weeks; Monday- Friday 5:35-9 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m.-4:15 p.m. 10 years Instruction available in English and Spanish
ELS Driving School 6475 New Hampshire Ave., Ste. 400,
Hyattsville, Md.
301-270-0019 $240 2 weeks Monday- Friday 6-9:20 p.m., Saturday 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 1 year Instruction available in English and Spanish
Greg's Driving School 19326 Montgomery Village Ave.,
Gaithersburg, Md.
301-990-0229 Call for prices 2 weeks; Monday-Friday 11 a.m.-2:15 p.m.; 3-6:15 p.m.; 6:30-9:45 p.m. 10+ years English only; teen and beginning drivers
Greg's Driving School 8730 Georgia Ave.
Silver Spring, Md.
301-589-0033 Call for prices 2 weeks: Monday- Friday 5:30-8:45 p.m. N/A Instruction in English only
I Drive Smart
http://www.idrivesmart.com
4938 Hampden Ln., No. 195,
Bethesda, Md.
240-464-4046 $499 10 3-hour sessions 1 year English only; beginners, corporate and elderly
Montgomery College 12 S. Summit Ave., fourth floor,
Gaithersburg, Md. and 7977 Georgia Ave., Takoma Park, Md.
240-567-5188 $315 10 3-hour sessions in-class; 3 2-hour sessions in-car; call for details 4 years English only; BTW also in Spanish and Vietnamese
Potomac Driving School 1750 Rockville Pike,
Rockville, Md.
301-984-6062 $350 auto; $400 manual 2 weeks; Monday- Friday 6-9 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m.-4 p.m. 33 years Instruction available in English, Spanish, Japanese, Korean, French and Tagalog

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PRINCE GEORGE'S COUNTY

School Address Phone Number Cost Program Description Years in Business Additional Features
123-ABC Linnel Driver Training 1811 Brightseat Rd.,
Landover Md.
301-341-1700 $265 2 weeks; Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-noon and 6-9 p.m. 19 years English Only
Advanced Driving School 7255 Hanover Pkwy.,
Greenbelt, Md.
301-982-0061 $256 2 Weeks; Monday-Friday, 6-9 p.m. N/A Instruction available in English and French
All Star Driving School 7676 New Hampshire Ave., Ste. 305 B and C,
Takoma Park, Md.
301-434-0640 $275 ($50 downpayment) 2 weeks; Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-1:15 p.m., 6:15-9:30 p.m. N/A Instruction available in English and Spanish
Arrive Alive Driving School 110 Old Largo Rd.,
Largo, Md.
301-350-9575 $275 auto, $315 manual 3 weeks; Monday-Friday, 10:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. 18 years English only
Begin New Driving School 5020 Sunnyside Ave., Ste. 111,
Beltsville, Md.
301-313-0070 $250 2 weeks; Monday-Friday 6-9:15 p.m. 4 years English only
Blue Bird Driving School 6215 Greenbelt Rd, Ste. 101,
College Park, Md.
301-441-8100 Call for prices 2 weeks; Monday-Friday 6-9:15 p.m. (year round); 9 a.m.-12:15 p.m. (June through August) 58 years English only
Dependable Driving School 5208 Silver Hill Rd.,
District Heights, Md.
301-420-7005 $270 2 weeks; Monday-Friday 8:30-11:15 a.m., 4:30-7:45 p.m. 4 years English only
Easy Teach Driving School 3415 Hamilton St., Ste. 3,
Hyattsville, Md.
301-887-1788 $270 2 weeks; Monday-Friday, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., 6-9:15 p.m. 5 years Instruction available in English and Spanish
Great Commission Driving School 5623 Allentown Rd., Ste. 203,
Suitland, Md.
301-702-1818 $275 2 weeks; Monday-Friday, 6-9 p.m. 5 years English only
Marlboro Driving School 5731A Crane Highway on Route 301,
Upper Marlboro, Md.
301-952-8884 $310 2 weeks; Monday-Friday, 5:45-9 p.m. 6 years English only
Maryland Driving Academy 1522 Pointer Ridge Pl.,
Bowie, Md.
301-218-1400 $300 2 weeks; Monday-Friday 6-9:15 p.m.; Monday-Friday 10 a.m.-1:15 p.m. (June-August only) N/A English only
Nu-Way Driving School 7111 Allentown Rd., Ste. 104,
Fort Washington, Md.
301-449-1800 $280 2 weeks; Monday- Friday 6-9 p.m. (year round); 9 a.m.-12 p.m. (June 20- Aug. 15) 8 years English only
Riteway Driving School 5033 Garrett Ave.,
Beltsville, Md.
301-408-1100 $285 2 weeks; Monday-Friday 6-9 p.m.; no weekends 9 years Instruction available in English and French
Ryden Driving Institute 9470 Annapolis Rd., Ste. 102,
Lanham, Md.
301-459-9626 Call for prices 2 weeks; Monday-Friday 9 a.m.-12:15 p.m. (summer and "as needed" in winter); 6-9:15 p.m. (year round) 23 years English only
S&S Driving School 3321 Toledo Terr.,
West Hyattsville, Md.
301-559-9700 $265 2 weeks; Monday-Friday 9:30 a.m.-12:45 p.m., 6-9:15 p.m.; Saturday 9 a.m.-4 p.m. for 5 weekends 7 years Instruction available in English and Spanish
Safeway Driving School 3847 Branch Ave., Ste. 101,
Temple Hills, Md.
301-423-3339 Call for prices 2 weeks; Monday-Friday 6-9:15 p.m., 10 a.m.-1 p.m. June-August 8 years English only
Statewide Driving School 4730 Clifton Rd.,
Temple Hills, Md.
301-702-2020 $275; register w/ $100 and pay balance at the end of class All training completed in 2 weeks (in-class and behind-the-wheel); Monday-Friday 6-9 p.m.; Saturdays and Sundays available for in-car scheduling 4 years English only

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ST MARY'S COUNTY

School Address Phone Number Cost Program Description Years in Business Additional Features
Drive Safe 22607 Three Notch Rd.,
Lexington Park Md.
410-414-8044 $265 10 days Monday-Friday 4 years English Only
Moore's Driving Academy 21305 Great Mills Rd.,
Lexington Park Md.
301-472-1702 $230 base; call for spring/summer discounts 2 weeks, Monday-Friday 6-9 p.m. 5 years English only

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research compiled by Kamille Whittaker, Meredith Fineman, David Greenhouse, Robert Garner and Michael Corones, washingtonpost.com


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