Kansas DMV Test Prep
Use the following KS(Kansas) 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 Kansas.
Never drive under the influence! Take this FREE KS permit practice test to learn all about alcohol and drugs while driving, including regulations related to DUI and penalties specific to KS.
Accidents often occur at intersections. Take this FREE KS 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 KS 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 KS 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 KS 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 KS permit practice test to learn all about signalling rules and hand signals.
How well do you know your traffic signs? Take this FREE KS 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 KS 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 KS 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 KS permit practice test to learn all about vehicle lights, where they are, and when to use them.
Applying for your KS License
What is the minimum age to apply for a driving permit in Kansas?
In Kansas, you may apply for your learner’s permit starting at age 14.
What documents will I need to submit when applying for a driver's license in Kansas?
If it is your first time applying for a license in Kansas, you will need to have:
- Proof of Identity
- Proof of Residency
How do I contact my nearest Kansas DMV office?
Driver’s licenses are issued at local Kansas DOR offices. Here’s a list of Kansas DOR offices.
Getting Ready for Your KS Permit Test
On the Kansas permit test, what will I be tested on?
The permit test is comprised of written questions about Kansas state-specific traffic laws, road signs, and rules of safe driving. The test questions have been created from material found in the Kansas 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 Kansas permit test?
Although the KS driver’s handbook is the source of truth when it comes to writing the Kansas permit test, it can be confusing to study from it. Our FREE KS 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 KS DMV marathon test and KS 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 Kansas learner’s permit?
Yes, if you are under 15, you need to complete driver’s education.
Is there a mobile Kansas 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 Kansas DMV Test?
The Kansas permit test consists of 25 multiple choice questions.
What's the passing mark for the Kansas DMV Test?
You must score 20 out of 25 questions correctly to pass the Kansas permit test.
Taking Your KS Permit Test
How do I sign up for my permit test in Kansas?
To sign up for your permit test in Kansas, simply find a local DOR office when you’re ready to apply.
Which DMV office should I go to take my permit test in Kansas?
It doesn’t matter which DOR office you go to, but most people choose to go to a DOR office nearest to them. To find out where the DOR offices are located at, visit the DOR Offices page.
How do I pass the Kansas permit test?
To pass your Kansas permit test, you are expected to know Kansas traffic laws, road signs, and rules for safe driving. All material will be taken from the Kansas 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 80% 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 Kansas permit test, what should I do?
If you failed your written test, you won’t be given a permit. You may take the test again the next business day, but you will need to pay a $1.50 re-testing fee. If you fail 4 times, you will have to wait another 6 months before you will be eligible for another attempt.
I passed my Kansas permit test! Now what?
Congratulations! If you are under 18 years old, you should get at least 25 of the 50 hours behind the wheel training. If you are under 16 you must hold your learner’s permit for at least one year. You must also work on completing driver’s education if you haven’t already (if under 15).
When can I take my road test?
After getting your learner’s permit, you must wait at least one year if you are under 16 and complete driver’s education if you haven’t already (if under 15). If you are under 18 you should get at least 25 of the 50 hours of behind the wheel training.
Who may I have in the car with me while driving in Kansas with a learner's permit?
You must be accompanied in the front seat by a licensed driver who is at least 21 years old. No one other than the supervising driver is allowed to sit on the front seat.
New to Kansas
Will I have to pass a road test when I move to Kansas from another state？
Usually no road test is required as long as your license is valid.
Is my out-of-state learners permit valid in Kansas?
Yes, you may drive with you out-of-state learner’s permit in Kansas. You must adhere to the rules of both your home state and Kansas.
Where do I find more driving-related information when moving to Kansas?
If you have further questions regarding driving in Kansas, you should visit the Kansas DOR website.