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Driving License in Lucknow

As per Indian law, any citizen of the country, above 18 years is entitled to apply for a driving license. For driving a two-wheeler the minimum age required for acquiring a license is 16 years and to drive a commercial vehicle one must be above 20 years. Rules and regulations regarding licensing is followed as enumerated in the Motor Vehicles Act, 1988 and Rules of the Road Regulation. This rule is applicable all over India, which includes Lucknow as well.

Driving schools in Lucknow

To get a driver’s license in Lucknow, one must visit the Regional Transport Office located in Hindnagar Colony, Kanpur Road. The applicant must go through the bio-metric process and have his/her photograph taken after the completion of practical and oral driving test. There is also a provision for online time slot to receive a license.

There are two types of driving license – Learner license and Permanent License

Learner License

To get a Learner License you have to pay a visit to the Regional Transport Office at Kanpur Road or at Maha Nagar, near Rahim Crossing. You have to fill up details of Form 2 and submit other requisite documents, photographs and after passing both practical and oral test, Learner license is issued.

Permanent License

Before acquiring a Permanent License one has to obtain a Learner License. The procedure to apply this license is same as Learner License. Details on Form 4 have to be filled up for application of Permanent Driving License and to acquire an International Driving License Form 4A is required.

Smart Card Driving License

Uttar Pradesh Transport Department from January 9, 2013 has started issuing SARATHI software based Smart Card Driving License.  The online slot booking works each day from 3.00pm to 4.30pm. To convert valid Driving license to Smart Card Driving License you have to visit the office where your original Driving License was issued and submit the application. You also have to go through biometric, fee payment procedure.

For any form of driving license, these documents are mandatory:
For age proof any one of the following is required:
  • Voter ID
  • Birth Certificate
  • Passport
  • School Certificate
  • LIC Policy
  • Cerficate granted by RMP
For residence proof, one of the following is required
  • Voter ID
  • Passport
  • LIC Policy
  • Pension Pass Book
  • Arm License
  • ID card issued by Central or State government
  • Pay Slip issued by any of the Central or State government offices

Please remember, you have to produce both your original and an attested Xerox copy of the documents.

  1. Amount to be paid according to the type of license
  2. Grant of Learner License – Rs.30
  3. Driving Test for each type of Vehicles – Rs. 50
  4. International Driving Permit – Rs. 500
  5. Permanent Driving License on Smart Card – Rs. 200
  6. Renewal of Driving License on Smart Card – Rs. 250
  7. Renewal of Driving License on Smart Card after expiry – Rs. 200
  8. Endorsement of new class of vehicle on Smart Card – Rs.200

Car Driving Schools in Lucknow

There are a number of motor training schools in Lucknow that gives a thorough practical and theoretical training on car driving. They teach according to the type of vehicle you want to drive and also make every arrangement related to application of driving license.

car driving schools in Lucknow

Here’s a list of the top five car driving schools in Lucknow, for your convenience:

Guruji Motor Training School
26, Station Road,Chchitwapur
Opposite Pcf Building, Charbagh Road
Near Kkc,Opposite Pcf Bhawan
Station Road, Chitwapur
Lucknow - 226001
Phone no.: 0522 2636408, 9807200000

Anand motor maruti driving school
C -214, C Block, Opposite Charan guest house
Ramkrishna math
Nirala Nagar
Lucknow - 226020
Phone no.: 0522 4044057

Master Motor Training College
Guru Tegbahadur Plaza, Ground Floor
Near Hotel Mera Mann
1, Station Road
Lucknow – 226001
Phone no.: 0522 2636666

Om Sai Motor Training School
E3, 270, Kendriya Bhawan
Sector-H Aliganj, Lucknow Gpo
Lucknow - 226001
Phone no.: 9307895548

Sagar Motor Training College
1/273, Near Tempo Stand
Viramkhand, Husdia Churaha
Main Road, Gomti Nagar
Lucknow - 226002
Phone no.: 94154717433

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