Teen and Novice Drivers: West Virginia

Full Privilege Minimum Age

17 years

Learner Stage

Minimum Age (Years/Months)

Minimum Duration (Months)

Required Supervised Driving Hours (Night Hours)

15 6 50 (10); 0 with driver's ed.

Intermediate Stage

Minimum Age (Years/Months)

Nighttime Driving Restriction

Passenger Restriction (except family, unless noted)

16 10 p.m. - 5 a.m.

First 6 months: no passengers under 20

Second 6 months: no more than one passenger under 20