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Road Tests

Putting your training to the test on the road.

Parkway Driving School offers you the full training you need to put your classroom time to the test on the road and the confidence to pass with flying colors!

If you would like additional information about our road testing process, give us a call today at 617-477-4257.  

Parkway Driving School Policies & Procedures

It is important that all of our students and parents read our Policies & Procedures Document.

Our Road Testing Process

We submit applicants to the Registry of Motor Vehicles for approval two weeks prior to a road test. When a date and time is confirmed we will send you an email or text.  The RMV does not allow cancellations for weekend road tests.  Exact date and time will be confirmed by email or text one week before the test. 

Road Testing Costs

Does not include RMV fees of $50 License and $35 appointment fee – these are paid directly to the RMV

DUE TO THE HIGH DEMAND FOR ROAD TESTS, THE RMV DOES NOT ALLOW CANCELLATIONS FOR WEEKEND ROAD TESTS. YOU MUST BE AVAILABLE BOTH DAYS FOR THE WEEKEND YOU CHOOSE.

Road Test Only $120

45-Minute Lesson & Road Test $180

Road Testing Costs

Does not include RMV fees of $50 License and $35 appointment fee – these are paid directly to the RMV

DUE TO THE HIGH DEMAND FOR ROAD TESTS, THE RMV DOES NOT ALLOW CANCELLATIONS FOR WEEKEND ROAD TESTS. YOU MUST BE AVAILABLE BOTH DAYS FOR THE WEEKEND YOU CHOOSE.

Road Test Only $120

45-Minute Lesson & Road Test $180

Frequently Asked Questions

Parkway Driving School - Boston Road Tests

Q. What do I need to bring with me the day of the road test?

A. You will need to bring a completed application and your permit with you on the day of the road test. If you are under the age of 18, your application must be signed by your parent/guardian.

 Q. Can anyone schedule a road test with Parkway Driving School?

A. Yes. You do not need to be a Parkway Driving School student to schedule a road test with us. We suggest you take one lesson if you are not a Parkway student.

Q. What is your payment and cancellation policy?

A. Payment Policy: Parkway Driving School needs to be paid at least two weeks prior to the scheduled road test. Cancellation Policy: Weekend RMV road tests are a special arrangement with RMV and cancellations are not permitted.

 Q. What are the RMV fees?

A. The RMV charges $50 for your driver’s license and $35 for the appointment fee.

 Q. What will be required during the road test?

  •  Show hand signals
  • Start and stop the vehicle
  • Parallel Park
  • Back the vehicle approximately 50 feet
  • Make left and right turns
  • Start, stop, and turn the vehicle on a hill
  • Turn around between curbs (three-point turn)
  • Enter and leave intersections
  • Recognize and obey traffic signs, lights and signals, and other rules of the road
  • Use good driving sense

Q. Who gives the road tests?

A. The RMV assigns a Road Test Examiner to conduct our road tests. These are the same Examiners who conduct road tests during the week at RMV branches.

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