Driver’s manuals: A resource
Driving is a constant learning experience, and it takes complete concentration, and life-long skill development. Connecticut can be a safer place for all to drive when everyone drives safely. Both new and experienced drivers can find useful driver tips and explanations in downloadable manuals the DMV provides.
Get a PDF version of the DMV’s driver’s manual
View an online version of the DMV’s driver’s manual
The DMV provides digital driver's manuals in PDF format with all the graphics and illustrations that are in the printed editions. These guides are the only source of information for all test questions.
View and print them with Adobe Acrobat reader, available free from Adobe. To get a free copy of the software, download Acrobat Reader online.
Driver’s manual - English Download
Connecticut driver’s manual in English (PDF) (Revised 3/23)
Driver’s manual – English audio
English audio version of the Connecticut driver’s manual. Note: This audio version does not reflect recent updates
Driver’s manual - Spanish Download
Connecticut driver’s manual in Spanish (PDF) (Revised 3/23)
Driver’s manual – Spanish audio
Commercial driver's license manual Download
Commercial driver's license (CDL) manual, with hazardous materials section (PDF) (Revised 03/20)
Please note: The Connecticut DMV revised the CDL knowledge and skills tests to comply with federal regulations.