How old do you have to be to get a learners permit in Maryland?
In the state of Maryland, you have to be 15 and 9 months to be
eligible for a learner's permit. (Note: if you have too many
unexcused absences from school, then you must wait until the age of
16 to get a learner's permit.)
To qualify for a driver's license, you must keep your learner's
permit for at least 9 months, and you must have at least 60 hours
of home driving practice.