English | Phrases - Travel | Getting Around

Getting Around - Location

Jeg er faret vild.
I am lost.
Not knowing where you are
Kan du vise mig hvor det er på kortet?
Can you show me where it is on the map?
Asking for a specific location on a map
Hvor kan jeg finde___?
Where can I find___?
Asking for a specific facility
... et badeværelse?
... a bathroom?
facility
... en bank/et veksel kontor?
... a bank/an exchange office?
facility
... et hotel?
... a hotel?
facility
... en benzintank?
... a gas station?
facility
... et sygehus?
... a hospital?
facility
... et apotek?
... a pharmacy?
facility
... et stormagasin?
... a department store?
facility
... et supermarked?
... a supermarket?
facility
... busstoppestedet?
... the bus stop?
facility
... metrostationen?
... the subway station?
facility
... et turistkontor?
... a tourist information office?
facility
... en hæveautomat?
... an ATM/a cash machine?
facility
Hvordan kommer jeg til ___?
How do I get to___?
Asking for directions to a specific place
... til centrum?
... the downtown area?
specific place
...togstationen?
... the train station?
specific place
... lufthavnen?
... the airport?
specific place
... politistationen?
... the police station?
specific place
... den [land] ambassade?
... the embassy of [country]?
the embassy of a specific country
kan du anbefale nogle gode ___?
Can you recommend any good___?
Asking for recommendations of a specific place
... barer?
... bars?
place
... cafeer?
... cafes?
place
... restauranter?
... restaurants?
place
... natklubber?
... night clubs?
place
... hoteller?
... hotels?
place
... turistattraktioner?
... tourist attractions?
place
... historiske steder?
... historic sites?
place
... museer?
... museums?
place

Getting Around - Directions

Drej til venstre.
Turn left.
Giving directions
Drej til højre.
Turn right.
Giving directions
Gå lige frem.
Go straight ahead.
Giving directions
Gå tilbage.
Go back.
Giving directions
Stop.
Stop.
Giving directions
Gå hen imod ___.
Go towards the___.
Giving directions
Gå forbi ___.
Go past the___.
Giving directions
Kig efter ___.
Watch for the___.
Giving directions
Ned af bakken
downhill
Giving directions
Op ad bakke
uphill
Giving directions
vejkryds
intersection
Common reference point when giving directions
trafiklys
traffic lights
Common reference point when giving directions
parkere
park
Common reference point when giving directions

Getting Around - Bus/Train

Hvor kan jeg købe en bus/togbillet?
Where can I buy a bus/train ticket?
Asking for a ticket office
Jeg vil gerne købe en___ [sted]__, tak.
I would like to buy a___ to __[location]__ please.
Buying a ticket to a specific location
... enkeltbillet...
... single ticket ...
one-way ticket
... returbillet...
... return ticket ...
two-way ticket
... første klasse/anden klasse billet ...
... first class/second class ticket ...
ticket for the first class/second class
... heldagsbillet ...
... day pass ...
a ticket you can use the entire day
... ugebillet ...
... weekly pass ...
a ticket you can use for a whole week
... månedsbillet ...
... monthly pass ...
a ticket you can use for one month
Hvor meget koster en billet til __[sted]__ ?
How much is a ticket to __[location]__ ?
Enquiring about the ticket price to a certain location
Jeg vil gerne reservere et sæde (ved vinduet).
I'd like to reserve a seat (by the window).
Reserving a specific seat
Stopper bussen/toget ved __[sted]__ ?
Does this bus/train stop at __[location]__ ?
Asking if the bus or train goes to a certain location
Hvor lang tid tager det at komme til __[sted]__?
How long to get to __[location]__?
Hvornår kører bussen/toget der går mod __[sted]__?
When does the bus/train bound for__[location]__ leave?
Asking when a certain bus/train leaves the station
Er dette sæde optaget?
Is this seat taken?
Enquiring whether the seat is still free
Dette er mit sæde.
That is my seat.
Pointing out that you were already sitting on this seat or have a reservation for this seat

Getting Around - Signs

åben
open
A store is open
lukket
closed
A store is closed
indgang
entrance
Sign to enter
udgang
exit
Sign to leave
skub
push
træk
pull
mænd
men
Bathroom for men
kvinder
women
Bathroom for women
optaget
occupied
Hotel is full/bathroom is occupied
ledig
vacant
Hotel rooms available/bathroom is empty

Getting Around - Taxi

Kender du nummeret til en taxa?
Do you know the number to call a taxi?
Asking for the telephone number of the taxi company
Jeg skal til __[sted]__.
I need to go to __[location]__.
Telling the taxi driver where you want to go
Hvor meget koster det at komme til __[sted]__?
How much to go to__[location]__?
Enquiring the taxi fare to a certain location
Kan du venter her et øjeblik?
Can you wait here for a moment?
Asking the taxi driver to wait for you while you run an errand
Følg efter den bil!
Follow that car!
Used if you are a secret agent

Getting Around - Car rental

Hvor er biludlejningen?
Where is the car rental?
Asking where you can rent a car
Jeg vil gerne leje en lille bil/stor bil/varevogn.
I'd like to rent a small car/large car/van.
Specifying what kind of car you want to rent
... i en dag/en uge.
... for one day/one week.
Specifying for how long you want to rent it
Jeg vil have en komplet dæknings forsikring.
I want full coverage insurance.
Getting the maximum insurance possible
Jeg har ikke brug for forsikring.
I do not need insurance.
Getting no insurance at all
Skal jeg levere bilen tilbage med en fyldt tank?
Should I bring the car back with a full tank?
Asking if you need to fill the car up with gas before returning it
Hvor er den næste benzintank?
Where is the next gas station?
Asking where you can find the nearest gas station
Jeg vil gerne inkludere en anden fører.
I would like to include a second driver.
Asking to include another driver to the rental agreement
Hvad er fartgrænsen i byer/ på motorvejene?
What is the speed limit in cities/on highways?
Enquiring about the speed limits in the region
Tanken er ikke fuld.
The tank is not full.
Complaining that the car is not filled up 100%
Motoren laver en underlig lyd.
The engine makes a strange noise.
Complaining that there is a problem with the engine of the car
Bilen er skadet.
The car is damaged.
Complaining that the car is damaged