Maine DMV Test Prep
Use the following ME(Maine) DMV practice tests to study for your DMV permit test, driver’s license test, and/or senior citizens’ refresher test.
Depending on your study style, you can choose to study by individual topics, do a DMV permit test simulation, and/or challenge yourself to the ultimate DMV marathon test that includes all of the test questions for Maine.
Never drive under the influence! Take this FREE ME permit practice test to learn all about alcohol and drugs while driving, including regulations related to DUI and penalties specific to ME.
Accidents often occur at intersections. Take this FREE ME permit practice test to learn all about intersections, including right-of-ways, rules, sharing the road, etc.
How do you change lanes? Take this FREE ME permit practice test to learn all about lane changes, including right-of-ways, blind spots, and the proper signals.
Traffic lights are signalling devices that control flows of traffic to promote safe driving. Take this FREE ME permit practice test to learn all about traffic lights and what they mean.
Traffic regulations are rules that you must follow to promote safe driving. Take this FREE ME permit practice test to learn all about regulations pertaining to your state.
Signalling is a way to communicate with other road users. Take this FREE ME permit practice test to learn all about signalling rules and hand signals.
How well do you know your traffic signs? Take this FREE ME permit practice test to learn all about different types of traffic signs, what they mean, and how to react to them.
Symbols and colors can tell you a lot. Take this FREE ME permit practice test to learn all about traffic symbols, including where they are used and how to interpret them.
Traffic is the movement of road users. Take this FREE ME permit practice test to learn all about traffic rules, safe practices, and how to share the road with other road users.
Do you know how to operate the lights on your vehicle? Take this FREE ME permit practice test to learn all about vehicle lights, where they are, and when to use them.
Applying for your CT License
What is the minimum age to apply for a driving permit in Maine?
In Maine, you may apply for your learner’s permit starting at age 15.
What documents will I need to submit when applying for a driver's license in Maine?
If it is your first time applying for a license in Maine, you will need to have:
- 2 Proofs of ID
- Proof of Maine residency
- Your Social Security Number
- Certificate of drivers education (if under 18 years of age)
How do I contact my nearest Maine BMV office?
Driver’s licenses are issued at local Maine BMV offices. Here’s a list of Maine BMV offices.
Getting Ready for Your ME Permit Test
On the Maine permit test, what will I be tested on?
The permit test is comprised of written questions about Maine state-specific traffic laws, road signs, and rules of safe driving. The test questions have been created from material found in the Maine Driver’s Manual and cover a range of topics including vehicle safety responsibility, right-of-way, signals, signs, and markers, parking, stopping, and standing, alcohol and drug impact on the driving ability, and more. In addition to passing the written exam, you will also need to pass a vision screening.
What is the best way to study for the Maine permit test?
Although the ME driver’s handbook is the source of truth when it comes to writing the Maine permit test, it can be confusing to study from it. Our FREE ME DMV Practice Tests contain questions that are 100% accurate and based on the driver’s manual. We break down the topics into 13 easy to understand practice tests. Focus on road signs, speeding limits, traffic violations, defensive driving techniques and proper yielding situations. And whenever you answer a question, you tell you WHY on the spot so you won’t make the same mistake again. When you done studying the individual topics, take our FREE ME DMV marathon test and ME DMV permit test simulator to assess your readiness for the real test. Remember, you can take our prep tests as many times as you want until you are 100% ready.
Is driver’s education required in order to get an Maine learner’s permit?
- If you are under 18, you need to complete a Driver’s Ed course
Is there a mobile Maine DMV Practice Test app for my iPhone/iPad and/or android device(s)?
Yes, there is. In fact, our FREE DMV Practice Test app (DMV Hub) has over 2 million downloads to date. We make passing the DMV permit test even easier with features like smart timer and in-app analytical tools that tell you if you are ready to take the real test or not. You can download our app from the App Store or Google Play.
How many questions are on the Maine DMV Test?
The Maine permit test consists of 25 multiple choice questions.
What's the passing mark for the Maine DMV Test?
You must score 21 out of 25 questions correctly to pass the Maine permit test.
Taking Your CT Permit Test
How do I sign up for my permit test in Maine?
To sign up for your permit test in Maine, simply find a local BMV office when you’re ready to apply.
Which BMV office should I go to take my permit test in Maine?
It doesn’t matter which BMV office you go to, but most people choose to go to a BMV office nearest to them. To find out where the BMV offices are located at, visit the BMV Offices page.
How do I pass the Maine permit test?
To pass your Maine permit test, you are expected to know Maine traffic laws, road signs, and rules for safe driving. All material will be taken from the Maine Driver’s License manual, which is what our FREE DMV practice test questions are based on. Subjects will cover sharing the road, meaning of road signs, navigating Intersections, speeding consequences, drinking and driving laws.
There are 25 multiple choice questions on the permit test. You need to get at least 84% in order to pass. Remember, You are NOT allowed to use the driver’s handbook during your permit test. You are being tested on your ability to recall the rules of the road. Prepare yourself before you go in and you will see that you can do well without the manual.
I failed my Maine permit test, what should I do?
If you failed your written test, you won’t be given a permit. The examiner will notify you when you can take the test again.
I passed my Maine permit test! Now what?
If you are over 21 years old, you must hold on to your learner’s permit for at least 3 months.
If you are under 21 years old, you need to hold on to your permit for at least 6 months. You must also get 35 hours of driving including 5 hours of night driving, while accompanied by a licensed driver.
When can I take my road test?
After getting your learner’s permit, you must wait at least 3 months if you are over 21 years old before you could take your road test. If you are under 21, you must wait at least 6 months.
During this time period, if you are under 21 you should get at least 35 hours of driving, including 5 hours of night driving, while accompanied by a licensed driver.
Who may I have in the car with me while driving in Maine with a learner's permit?
You must be accompanied by a supervising driver who is at least 20 years old and has been licensed to drive for 2 years or longer when driving with a learner’s permit.
New to Maine
Will I have to pass a road test when I move to Maine from another state？
Usually no road test is required. However, that is up to the discretion of the examiner.
Is my out-of-state learners permit valid in Maine?
Yes, you may drive with you out-of-state learner’s permit in Maine. You must adhere to the rules of both your home state and Maine.
Where do I find more driving-related information when moving to Maine?
If you have further questions regarding driving in Maine, you should visit the Maine BMV website.