Finnish | Phrases - Travel | Getting Around

Getting Around - Location

I am lost.
Olen eksyksissä.
Not knowing where you are
Can you show me where it is on the map?
Voisitko näyttää kartalta missä sen on?
Asking for a specific location on a map
Where can I find___?
Mistä täällä on ___?
Asking for a specific facility
... a bathroom?
...WC?
facility
... a bank/an exchange office?
...pankki / rahanvaihtopiste?
facility
... a hotel?
...hotelli?
facility
... a gas station?
...huoltoasema?
facility
... a hospital?
...sairaala?
facility
... a pharmacy?
...apteekki?
facility
... a department store?
...tavaratalo?
facility
... a supermarket?
...ruokakauppa?
facility
... the bus stop?
...bussipysäkki?
facility
... the subway station?
...metroasema?
facility
... a tourist information office?
...turisti-info?
facility
... an ATM/a cash machine?
...käteisautomaatti?
facility
How do I get to___?
Missä päin on ___?
Asking for directions to a specific place
... the downtown area?
...keskusta?
specific place
... the train station?
...juna-asema?
specific place
... the airport?
...lentokenttä?
specific place
... the police station?
...poliisiasema?
specific place
... the embassy of [country]?
...[maan] suurlähetystö?
the embassy of a specific country
Can you recommend any good___?
Onko lähistöllä jokin hyvä ___?
Asking for recommendations of a specific place
... bars?
...baari?
place
... cafes?
...kahvila?
place
... restaurants?
...ravintola?
place
... night clubs?
...yökerho?
place
... hotels?
...hotelli?
place
... tourist attractions?
...turistinähtävyys?
place
... historic sites?
...historiallinen paikka?
place
... museums?
...museo?
place

Getting Around - Directions

Turn left.
Käänny vasemmalle.
Giving directions
Turn right.
Käänny oikealle.
Giving directions
Go straight ahead.
Jatka suoraan eteenpäin.
Giving directions
Go back.
Käänny takaisin.
Giving directions
Stop.
Pysähdy.
Giving directions
Go towards the___.
Mene kohti ___.
Giving directions
Go past the___.
Mene ___ ohi.
Giving directions
Watch for the___.
Varo ___.
Giving directions
downhill
mäkeä alas
Giving directions
uphill
mäkeä ylös
Giving directions
intersection
risteys
Common reference point when giving directions
traffic lights
liikennevalot
Common reference point when giving directions
park
puisto
Common reference point when giving directions

Getting Around - Bus/Train

Where can I buy a bus/train ticket?
Mistä voin ostaa bussi-/junalipun?
Asking for a ticket office
I would like to buy a___ to __[location]__ please.
Haluaisin ostaa ___ _[paikkaan]_.
Buying a ticket to a specific location
... single ticket ...
...yhdensuuntaisen lipun...
one-way ticket
... return ticket ...
...meno-paluu-lipun...
two-way ticket
... first class/second class ticket ...
...ensimmäisen / toisen luokan lipun...
ticket for the first class/second class
... day pass ...
...päivälippu...
a ticket you can use the entire day
... weekly pass ...
...viikkolippu...
a ticket you can use for a whole week
... monthly pass ...
...kuukausilippu...
a ticket you can use for one month
How much is a ticket to __[location]__ ?
Paljonko maksaa lippu _[kohteeseen]_?
Enquiring about the ticket price to a certain location
I'd like to reserve a seat (by the window).
Haluaisin varata (ikkuna)paikan.
Reserving a specific seat
Does this bus/train stop at __[location]__ ?
Pysähtyykö tämä bussi / juna _[paikassa]_?
Asking if the bus or train goes to a certain location
How long to get to __[location]__?
Miten kauan kestää _[kohteeseen]_?
When does the bus/train bound for__[location]__ leave?
Mistä _[paikkaan]_ menevä bussi lähtee?
Asking when a certain bus/train leaves the station
Is this seat taken?
Onko tämä paikka varattu?
Enquiring whether the seat is still free
That is my seat.
Tuo on minun paikkani.
Pointing out that you were already sitting on this seat or have a reservation for this seat

Getting Around - Signs

open
auki
A store is open
closed
kiinni
A store is closed
entrance
sisäänkäynti
Sign to enter
exit
uloskäynti
Sign to leave
push
työnnä
pull
vedä
men
miehet
Bathroom for men
women
naiset
Bathroom for women
occupied
varattu
Hotel is full/bathroom is occupied
vacant
vapaa
Hotel rooms available/bathroom is empty

Getting Around - Taxi

Do you know the number to call a taxi?
Tiedätkö mistä numerosta saa taksin?
Asking for the telephone number of the taxi company
I need to go to __[location]__.
Minun täytyy mennä _[paikkaan]_.
Telling the taxi driver where you want to go
How much to go to__[location]__?
Paljonko maksaa _[paikkaan]_?
Enquiring the taxi fare to a certain location
Can you wait here for a moment?
Voitko odottaa tässä hetken?
Asking the taxi driver to wait for you while you run an errand
Follow that car!
Seuraa tuota autoa!
Used if you are a secret agent

Getting Around - Car rental

Where is the car rental?
Missä täällä on autovuokraamo?
Asking where you can rent a car
I'd like to rent a small car/large car/van.
Haluaisin vuokrata pienen auton / ison auton / pakettiauton.
Specifying what kind of car you want to rent
... for one day/one week.
... päiväksi / viikoksi.
Specifying for how long you want to rent it
I want full coverage insurance.
Haluan täyden vakuutuksen.
Getting the maximum insurance possible
I do not need insurance.
En tarvitse vakuutusta.
Getting no insurance at all
Should I bring the car back with a full tank?
Palautetaanko auto täydellä tankilla?
Asking if you need to fill the car up with gas before returning it
Where is the next gas station?
Missä on lähin bensa-asema?
Asking where you can find the nearest gas station
I would like to include a second driver.
Haluaisin lisätä toisen kuskin
Asking to include another driver to the rental agreement
What is the speed limit in cities/on highways?
Mikä on nopeusrajoitus kaupungeissa / moottoriteillä?
Enquiring about the speed limits in the region
The tank is not full.
Tankki ei ole täynnä.
Complaining that the car is not filled up 100%
The engine makes a strange noise.
Moottorista kuuluu omituinen ääni.
Complaining that there is a problem with the engine of the car
The car is damaged.
Auto on vahingoittunut.
Complaining that the car is damaged