FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

To better serve you, please check our FAQ below for any questions you may have

GENERAL Frequently Asked Questions

Which San Diego areas do you service?

Express Driving School provides service in the following areas:

92154 San Ysidro
91932 Imperial Beach
91910 Chula Vista
91911 Chula Vista
91913 Chula Vista
91914 Chula Vista
91915 Chula Vista
91902 Bonita
91950 National City
92113 Logan Heights
92114 Encanto/Skyline
92115 Rolando/College
92116 Kensington
92118 Coronado
92101 Downtown San Diego, Little Italy
92102 South Park
92103 Hillcrest
92104 North Park
92105 Oak Park/City Heights
92139 Paradise Hills/ Bay Terraces
91977 Spring Valley
91941 Casa De Oro
91942 La Mesa
91945 Lemon Grove
92020 El Cajon

 

92131 Scripps Ranch
92064 Poway
92128 Carmel Mt. Ranch
92129 Rancho Penasquitos
92127 Black Mt. Ranch/4S Ranch
92126 Mira Mesa
92145 Miramar
92121 Sorrento Valley
92122 University City
92037 La Jolla
92117 North Clairemont
92111 Clairemont Mesa
92109 Pacific Beach
92071 Santee
92119 San Carlos
92120 Del Cerro
92124 Tierrasanta
92123 Serra Mesa

 

 

Do you pick up and drop off at locations other than the student’s home?

Yes! Express Driving School instructors will pick up and drop off at any location within our service areas.  Locations may include, but not limited to: schools, workplaces, friend’s house, etc.  Pick up location can also differ from drop off location if prior arrangements are made with Express Driving School.

 

How do I schedule an appointment?

Submit an Appointment Request Form with your personal information and availability.  Express Driving School will contact you within 1-2 business days to schedule the first available appointment that best fits your schedule.

 

How do I pay for the lessons?

Full payment is due at the time of the first lesson. Acceptable methods of payment are cash or check (made payable to Express Driving School).  You will receive a receipt for payment from your instructor.

 

Is it required to pay full amount? Or can I break up the payments and pay per lesson?

Full payment is required to receive the discounted package rates (6hrs = $280).  In order to break up payments, students will be required to pay the individual price for each lesson (2hrs=$100).

 

Will I be in the car by myself with the instructor during my lesson, or will there be other students in the car?

All behind-the-wheel lessons are individual to provide you with one-to-one training from the instructor.  There are no other students present during your lessons.

 

Do I need a learner’s permit to schedule behind-the-wheel lessons?

Yes, you will need a learner’s permit to schedule driving lessons from Express Driving School.

 

 

 

Frequently Asked Questions

For

TEEN DRIVERS

 

How many hours of behind-the-wheel training are teens required to take for the DMV?

Teens are required to take 6 hours of behind-the-wheel training from a DMV licensed driving school.

 

Do you provide a certificate of completion and is there an additional charge for the certificate? 

Free of charge, the instructor will issue a certificate of completion to the student after the completion of 6 hours behind-the-wheel training.  There is only a charge if the certificate is lost or destroyed and a replacement certificate is needed ($20.00 fee).

 

Is it necessary for parents to be present when students are picked up and dropped off?

No, it is not mandatory for parents/guardians to be present for first lessons or during pick up or drop off.  Although our instructors prefer to meet parents, Express Driving School understands the busy schedule for families and will communicate any information through the student if parents/guardians are not available.