English | Phrases - Travel | Getting Around

Getting Around - Location

Ztratil(a) jsem se.
I am lost.
Not knowing where you are
Můžete/Můžeš mi ukázat, kde to je na mapě?
Can you show me where it is on the map?
Asking for a specific location on a map
Kde můžu najít___?
Where can I find___?
Asking for a specific facility
... záchod?
... a bathroom?
facility
... banku/směnárnu?
... a bank/an exchange office?
facility
... hotel?
... a hotel?
facility
... čerpací stanici?
... a gas station?
facility
... nemocnici?
... a hospital?
facility
... lékárnu?
... a pharmacy?
facility
... obchodní dům?
... a department store?
facility
... supermarket?
... a supermarket?
facility
... autobusovou zastávku?
... the bus stop?
facility
... zastávku metra?
... the subway station?
facility
... turistické informace?
... a tourist information office?
facility
... bankomat?
... an ATM/a cash machine?
facility
Jak se dostanu ___?
How do I get to___?
Asking for directions to a specific place
... do centra?
... the downtown area?
specific place
... na vlakové nádraží?
... the train station?
specific place
... na letiště?
... the airport?
specific place
... na policejní stanici?
... the police station?
specific place
... na ambasádu [země]?
... the embassy of [country]?
the embassy of a specific country
Můžete/Můžeš mi doporučit nějaké dobré ___?
Can you recommend any good___?
Asking for recommendations of a specific place
... bary?
... bars?
place
... kavárny?
... cafes?
place
... restaurace?
... restaurants?
place
... noční kluby?
... night clubs?
place
... hotely?
... hotels?
place
... turistické atrakce?
... tourist attractions?
place
... historické památky?
... historic sites?
place
... muzea?
... museums?
place

Getting Around - Directions

Zahni doleva.
Turn left.
Giving directions
Zahni doprava.
Turn right.
Giving directions
Jdi rovně.
Go straight ahead.
Giving directions
Jdi zpátky.
Go back.
Giving directions
Zastav.
Stop.
Giving directions
Jdi směrem ___.
Go towards the___.
Giving directions
Jdi kolem ___.
Go past the___.
Giving directions
Vyhlížej ___.
Watch for the___.
Giving directions
dolů z kopce
downhill
Giving directions
nahoru do kopce
uphill
Giving directions
křižovatka
intersection
Common reference point when giving directions
semafor
traffic lights
Common reference point when giving directions
park
park
Common reference point when giving directions

Getting Around - Bus/Train

Kde si můžu koupit jízdenku na autobus/vlak?
Where can I buy a bus/train ticket?
Asking for a ticket office
Chtěl(a) bych koupit ___ do __[místo]__, prosím.
I would like to buy a___ to __[location]__ please.
Buying a ticket to a specific location
... jednosměrnou jízdenku ...
... single ticket ...
one-way ticket
... zpáteční jízdenku ...
... return ticket ...
two-way ticket
... jízdenku do první/druhé třídy ...
... first class/second class ticket ...
ticket for the first class/second class
... jízdenku na den ...
... day pass ...
a ticket you can use the entire day
... jízdenku na týden ...
... weekly pass ...
a ticket you can use for a whole week
... měsíční jízdenku ...
... monthly pass ...
a ticket you can use for one month
Kolik stojí jízdenka do __[místo]__ ?
How much is a ticket to __[location]__ ?
Enquiring about the ticket price to a certain location
Chtěl(a) bych se rezervovat sedadlo (vedle okna).
I'd like to reserve a seat (by the window).
Reserving a specific seat
Staví tento autobus/vlak v__[lmísto]__?
Does this bus/train stop at __[location]__ ?
Asking if the bus or train goes to a certain location
Jak dlouho to trvá se dostat do __[místo]__?
How long to get to __[location]__?
Kdy odjíždí autobus/vlak směrem na __[místo]__?
When does the bus/train bound for__[location]__ leave?
Asking when a certain bus/train leaves the station
Je toto místo volné?
Is this seat taken?
Enquiring whether the seat is still free
Tohle je moje místo.
That is my seat.
Pointing out that you were already sitting on this seat or have a reservation for this seat

Getting Around - Signs

otevřeno
open
A store is open
zavřeno
closed
A store is closed
vchod
entrance
Sign to enter
východ
exit
Sign to leave
tam
push
sem
pull
muži
men
Bathroom for men
ženy
women
Bathroom for women
obsazeno
occupied
Hotel is full/bathroom is occupied
volno
vacant
Hotel rooms available/bathroom is empty

Getting Around - Taxi

Víte číslo na taxi?
Do you know the number to call a taxi?
Asking for the telephone number of the taxi company
Potřebuji se dostat do __[místo]__.
I need to go to __[location]__.
Telling the taxi driver where you want to go
Kolik to stojí do __[místo]__?
How much to go to__[location]__?
Enquiring the taxi fare to a certain location
Můžete tady na mě chvilku počkat?
Can you wait here for a moment?
Asking the taxi driver to wait for you while you run an errand
Sledujte to auto!
Follow that car!
Used if you are a secret agent

Getting Around - Car rental

Kde je půjčovna aut?
Where is the car rental?
Asking where you can rent a car
Chtěl(a) bych si pronajmout malé auto/velké auto/dodávku.
I'd like to rent a small car/large car/van.
Specifying what kind of car you want to rent
... na jeden den/jeden týden.
... for one day/one week.
Specifying for how long you want to rent it
Chci plné pojistné krytí.
I want full coverage insurance.
Getting the maximum insurance possible
Nepotřebuji pojištění.
I do not need insurance.
Getting no insurance at all
Mám přivést zpět auto s plnou nádrží?
Should I bring the car back with a full tank?
Asking if you need to fill the car up with gas before returning it
Kde je nejbližší čerpací stanice?
Where is the next gas station?
Asking where you can find the nearest gas station
Chtěl(a) bych zahrnout dalšího řidiče.
I would like to include a second driver.
Asking to include another driver to the rental agreement
Jaký je rychlostní limit ve městě/na dálnici?
What is the speed limit in cities/on highways?
Enquiring about the speed limits in the region
Nádrž není plná.
The tank is not full.
Complaining that the car is not filled up 100%
Motor dělá divné zvuky.
The engine makes a strange noise.
Complaining that there is a problem with the engine of the car
Auto je poničené.
The car is damaged.
Complaining that the car is damaged