Select Your Free 2024 HI Permit Practice Test to Get Started

Select Your <strong>Free 2024 HI Permit Practice Test</strong> to Get Started
With over 9,523 miles of road just waiting to be driven, the Aloha State is a hotspot for residents and tourists alike. Whether you’re driving the scenic Hana Highway on Maui or to the popular Waikiki Beach on the Big Island, you’re going to need a Hawaii driver’s license. Start your journey towards becoming a licensed driver by preparing for the Hawaii permit test. Preparing is essential as statistics reveal that over 50% of applicants fail! That’s right, the majority of people fail the written test simply because they didn’t feel the need to prepare. Take advantage of the official Hawaii Drivers Handbook and our Hawaii permit practice tests below and you’ll be miles ahead of most applicants. These resources are not only an invaluable set of study tools as you prepare for the test, they are also a great tool in helping you become a better more knowledgeable driver.

Permit Practice Tests (360 questions)

  • Questions 1-40
    Permit Test 1

    Start your journey by learning the fundamentals of driving in Hawaii.  Multiple choice questions designed to test your knowledge of the rules of the road.

  • Questions 41-80
    Permit Test 2

    Introduction to common road signs, lane markings, speed limits, traffic lights, sharing the road, child restraint systems, hand signals, and seatbelt usage.

  • Questions 81-120
    Permit Test 3

    Questions designed to test your knowledge of driving in poor weather conditions, phone usage, parking rules, lane changes, road signs, traffic signals, and blind spots.

  • Questions 121-160
    Permit Test 4

    Features safe driving questions with an emphasis on defensive driving, distracted driving, emergency situations, railroad crossings, accidents, and road signs.

  • Questions 161-210
    Road Signs Test

    This practice test will test your knowledge of various road signs and their meanings.  Learn how to identify road signs by shape and color.

  • 30 random questions
    DMV Test Simulator

    Simulate test day with this practice test.  Random questions generated from a huge database.  No explanations.  New questions with every attempt.

  • Questions 211-360
    Mega Test

    Boost your knowledge with this massive practice test.  Features hundreds of questions from every road rules category.  Perfect for the day before the exam.

Hawaii Permit Test FAQ

Applying for Your HI Permit

When can I apply for a learner’s permit in Hawaii?

Teens can apply for a Hawaii Learner’s Permit when they are 15½ years old.

What are the requirements to get my learner's permit?

You will need to provide a certified copy of your birth certificate to establish proof of age. You will also need to provide a signed parental consent form. After providing the proper documentation, you will then need to pass a written knowledge test and a vision test to receive your Learner’s Permit.

How many questions are on the Hawaii permit test?

There are 30 questions on the written knowledge test.

How many questions must I answer correctly to pass?

You must answer at least 24 questions correctly to pass the exam.

How should I prepare for the Hawaii permit test?

As with most tests, the key to passing is studying properly. Research indicates that one of the best ways to study for the written knowledge test is to take multiple online practice exams that provide real sample questions from the written knowledge test. Click on the link to take a Hawaii practice permit test and test your driving knowledge.

Where do I take the Hawaii permit test?

In Hawaii, licensing is governed at the state level and also regulated at the county level by county directors of finance. To determine your requirements based on where you live, please visit

How much does the Hawaii permit test cost?

Fees vary by county but in general average $10.

What can I expect on test day?

When you visit the local driver exam office with a parent or guardian you will need to bring two forms of identification proving your age and your name. You will also need to confirm you have a Social Security Number. Then you will need to pass the written knowledge test and a vision test to receive your Learner’s Permit.