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    Before a Hackney Carriage or Private Hire
    Driver Licence is granted to an applicant,
    he/she is required to pass the Council's
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Practice online for your Bristol City Taxi Knowledge Test with Bristol Hackney Taxi.

With this online service you can practice the multiple choice Taxi Knowledge Test. We have created a sample test for users, but by subscribing you can access all of our Bristol Taxi Knowledge Test questions

For as little as £39.99 for a 30 day period, you can practice taking these taxi tests as many times as you like.

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You've come to the right place to pass your Bristol Hackney Knowledge Test.

We specialise in helping users successfully pass their Knowledge Test. You can get access to (over 1000 photos of Places of Interest!). We have over 1000 Multiple Choice test questions of Bristol and surrounding area. No restriction on the number of tests you can take. The same questions are based on the REAL test. Access 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.

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The hackney knowledge test currently costs around £54 to take. You’ll also need to pay a £19.50 application fee. Around 8/10 applicants fail their first knowledge test, so it's well worth joining up to make sure you don't have the cost and hassle of having to retake.The average waiting time to retake the test can be 2 weeks to 3 months. Wouldn't you prefer to be out on the road making money?

Multiple Choice

The multiple choice knowledge test is made up of 100 questions without photos. You have 90 minutes to answer them. To pass, you must get at least 75% of the questions right for private hire or 90% of the questions right to get a hackney licence. To pass the knowledge test you need to know :-


The test has 4 sections

Districts, Routes, General & Outside Bristol


You must score at least 50% per section or you will fail the test

Districts & Roads. 42 questions on Roads & Districts including Tower Blocks.

Routes. 8 questions on the shortest route from Point A to Point B.

General. 40 questons on 8 different categories that you will be expected to be conversant with.

  • Hotels
  • Offices
  • Hospitals
  • Schools
  • Pubs
  • Nightclubs
  • Restaurants
  • Cafe/Bistro

Outside Bristol. 10 quetions on the surrounding villages and the road structure of Greater Bristol.

As you can see the knowledge test is not easy.To make sure you pass use our online test. Search over 1000 photos of Nightclubs, Pubs, Hotels, Restaurants, Cafe and Bistros. We also cover Sport Centres, Schools, Colleges Universities and Offices.

If you Subscribe to our site, making sure you have sufficient time to study so that you are well prepared for the test, you will pass with ease. We also recommend that you spend a vast amount of time driving around bristol learning routes and maps.

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Try our mini multiple choice taxi quiz. Test yourself on 20 random questions.

We offer a fantastic package that will help you to pass your Bristol Taxi Knowledge Test.

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Stop wasting time learning streets and roads in Bristol which are not in the test. When you subscribe to one of our packages you get a complete list of roads you need to know,

A roads B roads and cut throughs.

Do you know the network of Villages which surround Bristol ? The Mayor Mansion House or the Chambers of Comerce in Bristol?