Residents of Greenwich, CT face an interesting issue when they consider driver training… they can not go into the state of New York to do their training. A driver training certificate from a New York driving school will not be accepted by the Connecticut DMV. So, Greenwich residents must choose a driving school from Greenwich and areas close-by.
To assist people in choosing the driving school that’s right for them we have compiled the information below:
We hope that this information helps you to make an informed decision regarding the right driving school for your specific needs. If it would help you to download the information above we’ve created this link:Greenwich Area Driving School Comparison
Please note that both 16 & 17 year olds and adults must get a learner’s permit before taking any on-road instruction. To schedule your permit test at the DMV you can use this link. Be sure you know all the paperwork and document you will need at the DMV. Without the proper documentation you may be turned away at the DMV.
If you want further information about first-time license test takers who are 16 or 17 years old, click this link: teen drivers
For additional information for adult, first time licensees click this link, adult drivers
Additional information about the 3 schools in our comparison.
Fresh Green Light is located on Putnam Ave in Cos Cob and is the newest of the driving schools in and around Greenwich. They are owned by the same individuals who operate Fresh Green Light on Rye, NY.
Tom’s Driving School is located on East Putnam Ave in Riverside and they are the area’s oldest driving school.
High Ridge Driving School is located on High Ridge Rd in Stamford, a 1/4 mile from the Merritt.