Musselburgh Test Centre

Find out the essential info on Musselburgh Test Centre.

Last updated: 17 Jul 2019

Located near Fisherrow Harbour, Musselburgh Test Centre is a handy choice for anyone based on the east side of Edinburgh. Sandwiched between the A199 and the A6095, you’re likely to take a mixture of busy main roads, quiet residential streets and winding country lanes from this test centre. And it’s definitely worth brushing up on those box junctions too!


Newhailes Industrial Estate, Newhailes Road, Olivebank, Musselburgh, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, EH21 6SJ

Contact information

01316 653943 (if you would like to book a driving test, please see our info below as you can’t book using this number.)


Musselburgh Test Centre has male, female and disabled toilets.


There is a car park available for candidates at Musselburgh Test Centre.

Pass rates

Musselburgh Test Centre’s pass rate for 2017-18 was just above the 44.6% national average, at 46.9%. Of course we never recommend going on pass rates alone, but those odds aren’t bad at all and should give you that extra bit of confidence when you’re preparing to take your driving test at this location.

Booking your test

If you’d like to take your test at Musselburgh Test Centre, you can book online or call the DVSA on 0300 200 1122. Don’t worry if you need to cancel or reschedule your test - you can do so using the same details for the DVSA. Just give at least three working days’ notice in order to get a full refund or to reschedule your test free of charge.