Phrases you can say when using transportation in another country

March 6, 2019

Traveling is a great way to visit new places, see other cultures and meet new people around the world, but as a tourist you may go to a place where your native language is not openly spoken. Knowing what to say when traveling is essential if you want to get to a certain place. Here you have useful phrases and words you can use when using a form of transportation.

General words and verbs

Taxi Taxi Airplane Avión
Boat/ship Bote/barco Train Tren
Bicycle Bicicleta Subway Subterraneo / metro
Train station Estación del tren Airport Aeropuerto
Bus stop Parada de autobús To stop Parar
Arrive Llegar Go Ir
Here Aquí There Allá
To depart Partir To land Aterrizar

Phrases and questions commonly used with transportation

1. Can you take me to the downtown area?

1. ¿Puedes llevarme al centro?

2. Stop here please

2. Pare aquí por favor

3. How much longer until we arrive?

3. ¿Cuanto falta para que lleguemos?

4. How far is the train station?

4. ¿Qué tan lejos está la estación del tren?

5. Where is the nearest bus stop?

5. ¿Dónde se encuentra la parada de autobús más cercana?

6. I want to go there

6. Quiero ir allá

7. Where can I find information about the city?

7. ¿Dónde puedo conseguir información sobre la ciudad?

8. How much does a ticket cost?

8. ¿Cuánto cuesta un pasaje?

9. Where can I find a map of the city?

9. ¿Dónde puedo conseguir un mapa de la ciudad?

10. At what time will the plane land?

10. ¿A qué hora el avión va a aterrizar?

11. Which train goes to …?

11. ¿Cuál tren va a…?

12. Here is my ticket

12. Aquí está mi boleto/pasaje

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