Teen and Novice Drivers: Virginia

Full Privilege Minimum Age

18 years

Learner Stage

Minimum Age (Years/Months)

Minimum Duration (Months)

Required Supervised Driving Hours (Night Hours)

15 / 6 9 45 (15)

Intermediate Stage

Minimum Age (Years/Months)

Nighttime Driving Restriction

Passenger Restriction (except family, unless noted)

16 / 3 Midnight - 4 a.m. (secondary enforcement)

Learner's permit: no more than 1 under 21

Younger than 18 with provisional license: no more than 1 under 21 (secondary enforcement)

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